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Police officer gets 18 years for raping inmate

A South African police officer, Warrant Officer Mhlobo Mpela, 52 will spend the next 18 years in jail thinking about how to stay focused on his next job instead of taking undue advantage of the vulnerable.Warrant Officer Mpela, received...

Popular Nigerian Twitter influencer and UK based doctor accused of rape

An online celebrity Nigerian medical doctor based in United Kingdom, Dr Funmilayo Ogunsanya is in danger of loosing his medical license after being accused of rape by a lady Bola Aseyan, whom he allegedly helped to move from Nigeria...

Suspected rapist hack police detective to death in South Africa

A suspected rapist allegedly attacked and brutally hacked a 53-year-old police officer to death before inflicting a major injury on the rape survivor with a local machete called panga.The incidence which sources say took place in Sibasa, Limpopo area...

US: Harvey Weinstein gets 23 years jail term in rape trial

Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault, a sight the disgraced Hollywood mogul’s multitude of accusers thought they would never see.Weinstein, who has been accused of violating scores of women, was...

Man gets 2 life terms for rape, murder of colleague and stuffing her in a shaft

A South African High Court has sentenced a man who raped and murdered a woman in a government building in 2017 to two double life sentences, describing him as evil and violent who should be removed from society.Piet Mabotja...

101 years old woman raped in her home in South Africa

Police in Limpopo, South Africa are looking for a depraved rapist who preyed on and violated a 101-year-old woman in her home over the weekend.The woman was sleeping when the man broke the door of her house in Mogapeng...

South African man raped and strangled his own mother

A 36-year-old South African man appeared in the Modderriver Magistrate's Court in Northern Cape on Wednesday charged with the rape and murder of his 51-year-old biological mother."It is alleged that the suspect and his mother were drinking wine together...

Jilted lover kills ex-girlfriend on Boxing day in South Africa

Police in South Africa have launched a manhunt for a 35-year-old man after he allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend in Elukwatini, Mpumalanga last Thursday.According to police, 25-year-old Laurencia Zinhle Mathebula was walking with her cousin when they were approached by...

Malawian police accused of sexual assault and rape

Malawian police officers raped and sexually assaulted women, some of them in the presence of their children, during a security operation in October, an official state commission responsible for investigating human rights violations has said.In a damning report published...

Court dismisses rape allegation against Pastor Fatoyinbo

A Nigerian High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the case filed by Photographer, Busola Dakolo against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA). This came after Fatoyinbo filed an objection and an affidavit at the Court...
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