Dros rapist found guilty: South African wants Nicholas Ninow punished

Dros rapist found guilty: South African wants Nicholas Ninow punished

- South Africans have welcomed the guilty verdict against rapist Nicholas Ninow

- Citizens are calling for nothing less than life without parole for the man known as the Dros rapist

- However, the country will have to wait until later next month to find out what the sentence will be

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Nicholas Ninow has been found guilty of rape, possession of narcotics and defeating the ends of justice.

The story of how he destroyed the life of his 7-year-old victim has captured the ire of South Africans and people have taken to social media to call for the harshest possible sentence.

Briefly.co.za gathered that sentencing in the matter has been postponed until 16 October.

While Ninow has been found guilty on the majority of the charges, he was found not guilty on charges of assault.

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The trial has seen the ANC Women's League out in full force, with gender-based violence garnering increasing attention in recent times.

While the guilty verdict was well-received, the nation wants the judicial system to ensure Ninow is never allowed to re-enter society again.

Take a look at what citizens had to say:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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