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Life sentence imposed on a Caregiver for sexually assaulting a mentally challenged man

A life sentence was imposed on a woman who sexualy assaulted a mentally challenged man in Krugersdorp .It was alleged that the 55-year-old sexually assaulted a 21-year-old man while she was the man´s caregiver in his home .

It was revealed that the woman had been hired as a caregiver for the 21-year-old man . She would reportedly rape the victim when his parents were not at home .The matter came into light when the victim informed a neighbour of his . It is then that the neighbour reported what was happening .

The woman was slaped with a life sentence for raping her victim and six years for the sexual assault .South Africa is currently on 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence . This period will be used to educate and create awareness on all forms of abuse .The abuse of men is rarely talked about, but it is there .


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