She thought her rapist would never be caught. Then she met sergeant Dlokolo
Nomsa’s scars from her ordeal are still raw, but at least the security guard who assaulted her is safely locked away
For Cape Town resident Nomsa*, Women’s Month would become the month before she was raped by a man who promised to protect her from criminals.
On September 23 2018, the 23-year-old job seeker was returning home after dropping off her resume at a friend’s home near Lansdowne.
It was late afternoon when she left her friend’s home and, while walking, she soon realised she was being followed by someone who looked the part of a “skollie”, a criminal roaming the streets looking for a vulnerable person to be his next victim...