Sibusiso Ndlovu has been found guilty of 54 violent offences, ranging from rape, kidnapping, and assault, in the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg sitting in Palmridge Magistrate’s Court.
The 29-year-old man faced 62 counts relating to various charges, including 19 counts of rape, 10 counts of kidnapping, one count of murder and nine counts of housebreaking stemming from 2015.
His youngest victim is 12 years old.
While judgment was being delivered on Thursday, National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson, Phindi Mjonondwane tweeted that Ndlovu decided to leave the proceedings, telling the judge to continue without him.
Mjonondwane welcomed the conviction, saying “it coincides with 16 days of Activism, which accused disregarded by committing some of the offences during this period”.
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