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August 16, 2018 6:25 PM Brickz back in prison

Convicted rapist and kwaito star Sipho “Brickz” Ndlovu is back behind bars after losing an appeal against his conviction. Earlier this year, Brickz was found guilty of raping his 17-year-old relative in 2013, and was sentenced to 15 years in prison. He was released on R80 000 bail in April, pending the appeal against his rape conviction. After losing 1

July 29, 2018 2:00 AM Vic Falls man acquitted of rape

A 30-year-old Victoria Falls man asked villagers to squeeze his manhood to prove that he had not raped his neighbour’s teenage wife. Melusi Vundla of BH34 Chidobe under chief Mvuthu, who was being represented by Thulani Nkala of the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, appeared before Hwange regional magistrate Collet Ncube on Friday, where he was acquitted 26

July 21, 2018 2:42 PM Man rubs organ against stranger’s buttocks, fondles her

A visibly drunk Xolisani Dube became a spectacle of shame when he grabbed a city woman and rubbed his manhood against her buttocks before fondling her breast. The incident which is akin to attempted rape happened last Saturday near Bulawayo Centre at around 8pm. This was after the woman bitterly shot down his sexual advances. But the seemingly persistent 20

July 21, 2018 2:08 PM Woman reveals cousin’s sexcapades to hubby

A Bulawayo woman claimed her cousin dished dirt on her in front of her husband claiming she was a prostitute and that she once bedded a police officer apparently in exchange for favours. Sitshengiselo Ndlovu (pictured above) from Cowdray Park said her cousin Mthulisi Ndlovu was making up stories that she was sleeping with other men in her husband’s absence 20

July 20, 2018 9:26 AM Judge’s husband accused of rape

A 27-year-old woman, who claims to have been sexually abused by High Court judge Justice Sylvia Chirau’s husband, said she was scared to report the matter because she thought it would be blocked because of the accused’s wife’s status. Cleopas Mugomba (44) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Bianca Makwande charged with raping the woman. The complainant 14

July 12, 2018 12:52 AM Rape, robbery and kidnap brothers jailed 42 years

Two brothers from Silobela have been sentenced to a combined 42 years imprisonment after they were convicted of rape, robbery, assault and kidnapping charges by a Gweru regional magistrate. Stanford Sibanda (29) and his teenage brother Misheck (19) were convicted of four counts of rape, robbery, assault and rape by Mr Morgan Nemadire. Stanford was sentenced 20

July 11, 2018 1:51 PM Tobva tadii paya crew speaks

The Zimbabwean teenage gang known as ‘Tobva tadii paya’ whose case grew popular on social media after going on a raping spree of sex workers have reportedly urged all who have heard their story to accept them when they come back into the community. Thabani Gazi (19) who is said to be the ring leader on the night of the rape, the video narrator Romeo 28

July 2, 2018 12:08 PM Man ‘rapes’ neighbour’s wife

A Harare man reportedly took advantage of his neighbour’s absence and stormed into his house before raping the wife, a court heard. Isaac Sithole, 43, appeared before Harare magistrate Edwin Marecha charged with rape. He was advised that the lower court could entertain his bail application since the victim was not a minor before the case was remanded 24

June 29, 2018 3:27 AM Woman reports ‘rapist’ husband

A teacher from Bulawayo allegedly raped his 15-year-old niece twice in Nketa 7 suburb and has since been arrested after his wife reported him to the police. The man (33), who cannot be named to protect the identity of the juvenile, allegedly raped his niece, who is a Form Two pupil, on April 30 and on May 1. The matter came to light when the girl narrated 25

June 27, 2018 5:42 AM Sudan court scraps teen’s death sentence

An appeals court in Sudan has overturned the death sentence of a woman who killed her husband after he allegedly raped her, her lawyer says. Noura Hussein, 19, was instead sentenced to five years in jail, lawyer Abdelaha Mohamad said. Her mother, Zainab Ahmed, told the BBC she was happy her daughter’s life had been spared. International celebrities had backed 18