Man allegedly raped by fellow inmate in Oshikoto

Man allegedly raped by fellow inmate in Oshikoto

A 40-year-old man is alleged to have been raped by another inmate at the Evaristus Shikongo Correctional Facility in the Oshikoto Region.
This is contained in a weekend crime report issued on Sunday by Namibian Police spokesperson, Deputy Commissioner Kauna ShikwambI.
She said the incident happened this year on an unknown date when the suspect allegedly undressed the victim, an Angolan national, while he was fast asleep and had sexual intercourse with him without his consent.
The victim was taken to the hospital for medical examination, and the police will continue with investigations.
In a different incident, it is alleged that a 17-year-old schoolgirl was raped by a 52-year-old man at Amper-Bo in the Gibeon district on 31 July 2020.
It is alleged that the victim was alone at home and watching television when the suspect entered the house and instructed her to have sex with him. The victim refused and tried to get away but the suspect grabbed her and pushed her against the sofa and forcefully had sexual intercourse without her consent. The victim is now reported to be pregnant.
Rape incidents of a 15-year-old girl are reported to have happened at Omeege, Omusimboti and Oshinyadhila villages where the victim was allegedly raped by five suspects between June 2019 and October 2020.
It is alleged that the suspects used to go with the young victim to their houses and have sexual intercourse with her.
“She was taken to hospital for treatment and her condition is now stable as she also got counselling. The suspects are not yet arrested and police investigations continue,” the report said.
In Outapi Constituency, a 33-year-old man was also arrested on 23 October at Omatelekelo village in Omusati Region after he allegedly had sexual intercourse with his girlfriend without her consent.
At Rundu, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped at knifepoint after the suspect forced her into his room and had sexual intercourse with her without her consent and the suspect fled.
The incident reportedly happened on 22 October at around 21h00 at Tumweneni location.
-NAMPA