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A grandson of Nelson Mandela has appeared in court in Johannesburg charged with the rape and attempted rape of a 15-year-old girl. ...
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A 47-YEAR-OLD Harare man yesterday appeared before magistrate Adonia Masawi charged with raping his two biological daughters aged 13 and 15 years. ...
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A 37-YEAR-OLD teacher at a private college in Harare, Majaira Frashishko, appeared at the High Court last Friday seeking bail after being arrested for allegedly raping his 16-year old housemaid last month. ...
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THE trial of suspected rapist cleric Bishop Danmore Magorimbo of Abundant Life Church took another turn yesterday when top Harare lawyer Admire Rubaya took to the witness stand and told the court that he advised the complainant’s husband to file a police report ...
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THE husband to one of the women allegedly raped by Abundant Global Life Ministries founder Bishop Danmore Magorimbo yesterday told Harare magistrate Adonia Masawi that his wife apologised to him for having sexual intercourse with the cleric. ...
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A CHITUNGWIZA woman who allegedly lured a mentally-challenged man into her house and had sexual intercourse with him, appeared in court on Thursday. ...
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THIS is a controversial question that is constantly raised when women are jeered, taunted or sometimes stripped naked for wearing miniskirts or short dresses. ...
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EVERYTIME 21-year-old Lisa closes her eyes, she sees her rapist forcing himself on her, tearing her clothes and telling her not to scream. ...
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A 27-YEAR-OLD Harare man was last week Saturday allegedly raped by a gang of four women before he was dumped in Beatrice after boarding a Toyota Corolla from the city centre on his way to Glen Norah. ...
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Madzibaba up for rape
THE trial of a self-styled dreadlocked “prophet” with the Johanne Masowe eChishanu Nyenyedzi Nomwe who allegedly used a snake kept at his shrine to instil fear into a woman who had come for prayer before raping her has been scheduled for August 24. ...
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Bank manager up for rape
THE FBC Bank operations manager for Makoni branch in Chitungwiza appeared in court yesterday facing charges of raping his 27-year-old co-worker. ...
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Seke boy (18) sentenced for raping sister
AN 18-year-old Seke teenager boy was on Friday slapped with a 5-year jail sentence by Chitungwiza Magistrate Estere Chivasa after he was convicted of raping his 5-year-old sister. ...
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Uncle jailed 60 years for raping niece
A Bindura man was last week slapped with an effective 50-year jail term after he was convicted on five counts of raping his 16-year-old niece. ...
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Traditional healer jailed 27 years for rape
A 49-YEAR-OLD Goromonzi traditional healer, Allen Matare, was on Monday slapped with a 27-year jail term by Marondera magistrate Clever Tsikwa after he was convicted on two counts of rape. ...
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Teen in court for raping 5-year-old sister
AN 18-YEAR-OLD Seke boy on Thursday appeared before a Chitungwiza magistrate facing charges of raping his five-year old sister. ...
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Feature Story
FIGURES from the Zimbabwe National Statistics (ZimStat) indicate that at least 15 women are raped every day in the country. ...
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Bid to fix defaulter backfires
A SELF–CONFESSED prostitute’s bid to fix a client who had defaulted payment by raising false rape charges against him turned nasty. ...
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Court orders State to compensate rape victim
THE Supreme Court of Zimbabwe yesterday ordered the government to compensate a woman who gave birth after she was raped by robbers. ...
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General National News
THE Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations told Parliament yesterday that apostolic sect members had agreed to join the main Christian umbrella body to curb incidents of rape and extortion among church leaders. ...
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Rapists face 30 years in jail
WOMEN Affairs minister Oppah Muchinguri told Parliament yesterday the ministry was seeking to amend the Domestic Violence Act to increase the mandatory jail term for rapists to 30 years. ...
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ZBC manager up for rape
PROMINENT ZBC manager and radio announcer Simon Pashoma Ncube yesterday appeared at the Chivhu Magistrates’ Court charged with raping a 15-year-old girl at Frontline Hotel. ...
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Government National News
A SOMBRE mood gripped both Houses of Parliament yesterday when a women’s pressure group Musasa Women’s Project paraded over 10 young rape victims. ...
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Gwanda man sentenced 15 years for rape
A 51-YEAR-OLD Gwanda man who raped a nine-year-old orphan and gave her money, chips, vegetables and caterpillars to buy her silence was handed a 15-year prison term. ...
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Courts National News
A CIO operative identified as Israel Mushunje yesterday appeared before Harare magistrate Donald Ndirowei facing allegations of raping his former girlfriend. ...
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HIV+ man jailed 60 years for rape
A 51-YEAR-OLD HIV-positive man was on Monday slapped with a 60-year jail term for raping his 10-year-old niece on three occasions, thereby exposing her to the deadly virus. ...
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Maid rapes employer’s son
A 19-year-old maid who allegedly forced her employer’s nine- year-old son to be intimate with her on different occasions for a month has appeared in court. ...
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Crime National News
A MHONDORO man who raped his seven–month–old cousin will spend the next 20 years in prison after he was convicted of the crime last week. ...
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Teenage rapist  to be canned
A HARARE teenager yesterday was lucky to escape a prison sentence for raping a six-year-old girl after the court ordered that he be canned for the crime. ...
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Robbers’ prison sentence increased to  59 years
THREE members of a four–member gang that was in June this year sentenced to 52 years each for rape and robbery were on slapped with another seven–year prison term on fresh robbery charges. ...
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Man in trouble for attempted sodomy
POLICE in Epworth have arrested a man who attempted to rape another man in the sprawling high density settlement in Harare last Sunday. ...
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