3 Eastern Cape men sentenced to 5 life terms for rape

Detectives from the Eastern Cape are being praised for securing the conviction and sentencing of three rapists to five life terms and 20 years’ imprisonment. In a statement, provincial police spokesperson Captain Khaya Tonjeni said the detectives’ hard work had paid off as the men were sentenced earlier this week. Tonjeni said the three rapists, […]

Pastor Thubakgale who is serving 2 life terms for rape, convicted again

The High Court in Polokwane has found 58-year-old pastor James Devine Thubakgale guilty of three counts of rape, assault common, and calling another person a witch. Thubakgale, who is already serving two life sentences after being convicted last year on two counts of raping minors aged 14 and 16, was convicted on Monday of the […]

Western Cape man sentenced to 2 life terms in jail for raping two elderly men

The Robertson Regional Court has handed down two life sentences to Hennury Cloete who raped two men in 2015, 2016, and 2018. Cloete was accused of breaking into the home of a 60-year-old Suurbrak mentally disabled man and raping him on two occasions in 2015 and 2016. NPA spokesperson, Eric Ntabazalila, said the disabled man […]

Serial Limpopo rapist sentenced to 3 life terms

A 38-year-old man from Botlokwa convicted of rape has been sentenced to three life terms in prison and an additional 10 years in the Morebeng s.e.xual offences court in Limpopo. Ramoketse Letsepe Mokgolobotho was found guilty of threatening and raping four women, aged between 19 and 21, spokesperson for the National Prosecuting Authority in Limpopo […]

Lungile Nxelelwa sentenced to 2 life terms for raping and setting alight Keneilwe Pule

The Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court has sentenced Lungile Nxelelwa to two life terms for the brutal murder of his 27-year-old girlfriend, Keneilwe Pule, from Sebokeng in 2019. Pule was raped and killed with a grinder before being set alight. Nxelelwa was found by the community and beaten badly before being rescued by the police. “The […]

2 life terms for rape and murder of 9-year-old girl

A 27-year-old Mpumalanga man has been sentenced to two life terms for raping and killing a nine-year-old girl in 2017. Philip Mailula was found guilty of the rape and murder of the little girl, which happened on September 9, 2017. The double life sentence was handed last Friday by the Mpumalanga divisional high court sitting […]

Serial rapist sentenced to 10 life terms and 159 years in Gauteng

A serial rapist has been sentenced to 10 life terms and a further 159 years’ imprisonment for offences he committed against 14 women. The Gauteng High Court, sitting in Benoni, sentenced 28-year-old Amos Mphikeleli Ngubeni on Monday after he was convicted of 14 counts of rape. He was also convicted of kidnapping, theft, robbery, four […]

2 men sentenced to three life terms for killing a cop & her husband

Two men were on Friday each sentenced to three life terms plus an additional 43 years in prison by the Mpumalanga high court for, among other crimes, the murder of a police officer and her husband two years ago. Thulani Maisane, 33, and Martin Mohlala, 27, left a bloody and destructive trail, resulting in convictions […]

Liverpool midfielder Wijnaldum agrees to terms with Barcelona

Liverpool player Georginio Wijnaldum agrees to terms with Barcelona. Georginio Wijnaldum has agreed on terms with Barcelona over a switch from Liverpool, according to one report from Spain. Wijnaldum has been at the centre of speculation over a possible move to the Nou Camp after the midfielder entered the final year of his Reds deal. […]

Mpumalanga nurse sentenced to 5 life terms plus 182 years in jail for rape and kidnapping

Between February and March 2018, Moima targeted women walking on the streets at night in different areas of Siyabuswa. A Mpumalanga nurse has been served with five life terms and 182 years after pleading guilty to multiple charges, including rape and robbery. Mpho Gift Moima, 36, from Maganagobuswa in Siyabuswa, was employed by the provincial […]