The Polokwane High Court in Limpopo has sentenced a 35-year-old man to two life terms for the rape and murder of two children near Marble Hall in the Sekhukhune district. The families of the minors have welcomed the life sentences handed down to him.
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The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says it has enough evidence to get a conviction in the case of African National Congress (ANC) member and former MEC who has been accused of rape.
An ANC provincial executive committee and former Mpumalanga MEC and his step-son appeared in court for the alleged rape of two minors.
Closing arguments are expected on Wednesday in the case against Sibusiso Matshaya who is accused of raping several women, including four school girls around Vereeniging in the Vaal.
The State says it has DNA evidence to link 23-year-old Sibusiso Matshaya to a string of rapes around Vereeniging in the south of Gauteng.
A 16-year-old Grade 10 learner has testified of how she and her four fellow pupils were taunted by other learners at school and told they deserved being raped after their ordeal became known.
A woman was allegedly raped by a cleaner at a quarantine and isolation facility at Mossel Bay in the Southern Cape.
A 21 year old man from Bloemhof in North West is expected to appear at the local magistrate’s court on Friday morning following the death of his father.
The community of Kanana township in Klerksdorp in the North West says it has been let down by police after no arrests were made in connection with the rape of a 19-year-old woman last month.
Packaged goods company Pioneer Foods has begun the process of recalling an entire batch of Liqui-Fruit Red Grape juice due to safety concerns.