27 August 2014
   
New Zimbabwe Header
Zambia power brawl as Sata’s health fails
SA must end white control, Mugabe
Tsvangirai's house could be attached
China's PM vows more Zimbabwe support
MPs gang up on education minister
Man arrested for stripping in court
Tsvangirai long past sell-by date: rival
Mugabe must deal with Gukurahundi
MORE NEWS
Telecel scraps money transfer charges
Company launched to buy bank bad debts
MORE BUSINESS
John Legend cancels Harare show
Tuku honoured with UK tribute dinner
MORE SHOWBIZ
Panyangara sacked for indiscipline
Dinyero set to be named City coach
MORE SPORTS
School fees: Minister’s ignorance a shame
Mugabe no lame-duck president
MORE OPINION
 
Is China ‘colonising’ the US then?
Do you remember the promises?
MORE COLUMNISTS
 
 
Man rapes, impregnates teenage sister
13/01/2014 00:00:00
by Staff reporter
 
 
RELATED STORIES

A CHIWUNDURA man, 29, returned drunk from a local bottle store and raped his sleeping teenage sister resulting in her getting pregnant, a Midlands court heard last week.

The man, whose name cannot be revealed to protect the identity of the sister, was remanded in custody to January 23 when he appeared before Gweru magistrate Getrude Mayenyeso.

According to prosecutor Ernest Muzembi, the attack occurred between November and December last year. The siblings were living together at a local school with the girl in Form Four.

The court heard that on the night of the attack the brother returned drunk from a local bottle store and found the sister sleeping in her bedroom hut.

He then armed himself with a knife and proceeded to rape the girl, threatening unspecified consequences if she dared reveal the attack.

The abuse however came to light when it was discovered that the girl was pregnant.

After being quizzed she revealed that her brother was responsible.

A report was made to the police leading to his arrest.


Advertisement


 
Email this to a friend Printable Version Discuss This Story
Share this article:

Digg it

Del.icio.us

Reddit

Newsvine

Nowpublic

Stumbleupon

Face Book

Myspace

Fark
 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
 
RSS NewsTicker