Man sentenced to life for callous rape of pregnant woman

Perpetrator found guilty earlier of brutal attacks on two victims in Somerset East


It was a rape so callous that it sent shudders down a judge’s spine, and an act so violent it caused a woman to miscarry, leaving her with long-lasting physical and psychological scars.

For that reason, there was no punishment more fitting for Melikhaya Michael Madolwana, 35,  than a lifetime behind bars...

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