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Willowvale man jailed for raping former girlfriend

Oct 22, 2018
Willowvale man jailed for raping former girlfriend

Willowvale Regional Magistrate's Court sentenced 35-year-old man, Kenny Gangathele, to undergo 20 years imprisonment for raping his former girlfriend, aged 47.

"The accused was sentenced on Tuesday at Willowvale," said police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha .

"It is alleged that the victim was from a traditional ceremony on 12 October 2017, at about 21:00, on her way home at Mkhwezweni Locality, Nqadu Village, Willowvale.

"She came across the accused who was her ex- boyfriend."

The accused forced the victim to go with him to his home where he raped her.

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