Articles containing the tag ‘rape
By Mvusi Ngubane On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

New Wits Policy Bans Sexual and Romantic Acts Between Lecturers and Students

The University of Witswatersrand (Wits) saw the approval of a new policy today. It aims to govern the engagement of romantic and sexual relationships between students and staff. The regulation comes after a hea... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, November 14th, 2016

Rhodes Memorial Rapist Sentenced to Nine Life Terms

The Rhodes Memorial rapists on Monday pleaded guilty to several charges which included rape, kidnapping, assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm and robbery with aggravating circumstances and was sentenc... Read more »
By Brian Harry On Monday, August 24th, 2015

Nelson Mandela’s Grandson who Raped 15-year-old Revealed

Mbuso Mandela (24), one of the grandsons of Nelson Mandela, appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrates Court on Friday, where he faced a rape charge. He is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl in the toilets of a... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

33 Year Old KZN Man Rapes 74 Year Old Granny

In a very bizarre case that has left the people in the community of KwaZulu Natal shell shocked, a young man has been found guilty of raping and assaulting a frail seventy four year old woman in the Pietermarit... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Oscar Could Be Raped in Prison: Defence

Paralympian and the man charged with culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius will be highly vulnerable in the notorious South African prisons. He will most likely be subjected to gan... Read more »
By PAW On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Baby Samantha’s Parents Jailed For 18 Years

Baby Samantha lived a short and tragic life which eventually ended at the hands of the people who should have loved and protected her: her parents. The court heard about the abuse that the little girl suffered ... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Monday, July 29th, 2013

Vavi Issues Statement after Rape Grievance is Withdrawn

Upon hearing some details of the Zwelinzima Vavi rape saga, the public will not be blamed for remembering the stained, blue dress twist in the Monica Lewinsky and former US President Bill Clinton scandal. Lewin... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Saturday, July 27th, 2013

Tutu “Would Refuse to Go to Homophobic Heaven”

Retired Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu rejects violence against gays and lesbians. He spoke at the launch of the ‘Free and Equal’ campaign for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality in Cape Town ... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Friday, July 19th, 2013

FHM Dismisses Staff Members over Rape Jokes on Facebook

Maxim Barashenkov and Montle Moorosi are no longer under the employ of men’s magazine FHM. The events which led to the pair’s dismissal began on Tuesday on a social network platform. On his personal Faceboo... Read more »
By PAW On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

“Modimolle Monster” and Co-accused Found Guilty of Rape and Murder

Johan Kotze was dubbed “Modimolle Monster” by the media and South African public when horrific details of his crimes emerged. On Monday, he was found guilty of arranging the rape and torture of his wife and... Read more »