Chikomba—A mentally retarded woman from Vhiki Village under Chief Neshangwe has told her husband of five men who allegedly raped her on different occasions while she was staying with her parents during the time of her illness.
This happened at a time when the woman got mentally ill and was taken back to her parents to be taken care of. The men who are known to the complainant and are from the same neighbourhood raped her on different occasions.
When she went back to her husband in Huchu Village under Chief Neshangwe the husband asked if she ever had sex when she was away. She then mentioned the different men and occasions that she had sex.
The five recently appeared before Chivhu Regional Magistrate Fadzai Mutombeni facing charges of raping a deaf and mentally retarded woman.
The accused persons are Hilman Madomasi (49), Enock Kanda (31), Spencer Chimina (42), Monday Gurura (58) and Johanisi Chinembiri (21) all the five accused persons resides in village Vhiki under Chief Neshangwe.
Magistrate Fadzai Mutombeni postponed the matter to May 19, 2022 for trial.
The crimes were allegedly committed sometime in 2020.
Madomasi allegedly dragged the woman into a bush and raped her before running away. He left the complainant crying. The complainant did not tell anyone
Kanda allegedly raped the complainant around February 2020 as she was passing by a stream. The complainant cried out for help but no one heard her. She did not tell anyone.
In October 2020 the complainant was allegedly raped by Chimina after she had gone to the garden to fetch water.
Gurura allegedly raped the complainant as they were coming from the farm and Joanisi raped the complainant as she walked from Sadza Growth Point.https://masvingomirror.com