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No, Ninow, I don’t believe your self-serving lies, judge tells child rapist

Judge says even though the rapist pleaded guilty, he never fully explained what he was doing in the women’s toilet

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The seven-year-old girl who testified against Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow was a credible witness even though she appeared confused at the start, judge Papi Masopa said in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday.

Masopa, who found the 21-year-old guilty of rape, defeating the ends of justice and possession of drugs, said he was satisfied with the child’s in-camera testimony.

Ninow, whose grandmother was in the public gallery and was supported by some ANC Women’s League members, showed no emotion as judgment was handed down, while members of the public shouted and hurled insults at him...

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