Howard Oliver claims all he needed was R200 and that he played no part in what came after.
The department of basic education has had to scramble after one of their approved textbooks, seemingly teaching girls that rape is their fault, caused outrage.
South Africa’s ‘favourite’ racial troublemaker has Tweeted his support for Judge Mabel Jansen, who’s been put on temporary leave following complaints of racism against her.
Activists are declaring war on the war on women’s bodies – and one of their tactics is making men scared… Is this a justified use of unlawful means to achieve a social aim?
The student was arrested after taking part in protests demanding that the university take action against 11 male students accused of rape on campus.
It reads like something from an episode of CSI, but a Cape Town woman’s capture and subsequest rape in Newlands Forest is very real.
After just 30 minutes of deliberation, a London court has cleared a 46 year-old Saudi millionaire of raping an 18 year-old girl.
To make matters worse, Winnie Mandela’s bodyguard allegedly impersonated a police officer and tried to intimidate the victim’s family into letting the matter go.
How easy is it to meet and rape a young girl? A lot easier than you might have thought.
An article about rape in South Africa published online by the British Telegraph newspaper was peppered with statistics. Closer investigation by Africa Check reveals that most of them are not backed up by research.
Four white kids raped a black boy with a broom handle, after tying him to a school bed.
The state said it has completed its investigation on rape allegations against Khayelitsha pastor Dumisani Mathibela, and the pastor has a case to answer.
The frenzy around the rape and murder of three children in Diepsloot unearths a sentiment that seems to be spreading throughout South Africa. Death or we’ll do it ourselves.
Raped, mutilated and burnt alive; this is the fate of young Veronica Mofokeng, just days after being found in a field by school children.
The SAPS has released the latest report on SA crime stats. The numbers reveal some interesting changes, including a spike in drug-related crime and a big dip in commercial crime
In the past two months, five sex workers have been murdered in Cape Town. Three of the victims were under 26. Advocacy organisations partly blame the continued criminalization of sex work.
Rape advocacy campaign Blow the Whistle says every 36 seconds someone is raped in SA and therefore 74,400 women will be raped in August. But is it accurate?
Just over 100 sexual offences courts will be set up over the next decade as part of a South African drive to combat crimes against women and children.
Ever thought about hitchhiking your way through Zimbabwe? Think again…
Johannes Kana was given two life sentences for the rape and murder of Bredasdorp teenager Anene Booysen in February.
The South African annual crime statistics report shows that murder levels increased in the last year by 0.6%, following a 27.2% decrease over the previous nine years. Although levels of rape have dipped, the statistics came under fire from critics who say not enough has changed.