Mum 'watched while HIV positive husband raped disabled daughter (6)'

Mum 'watched while HIV positive husband raped disabled daughter (6)'
Published: 2014 June 07 09:01:35 (11163 Views)
A woman from Gweru, Zimbabwe, has shocked the local community after she defended her husband who allegedly raped her disabled six-year-old daughter in a suspected ritual practice and in a bid to  protect her marriage.

The six-year-old girl, who was disabled from birth but had slightly improved due to physiotherapy at Mpilo Hospital in Bulawayo, was allegedly raped by her HIV positive father in the presence of the mother.

The girl had been staying with her grandmother since she was seven months old, but on the fateful day, the mother took her, saying her father wanted to see his daughter.

The rape incident only came to light when the girl's grandmother was bathing her.



The girl's mother however insists her husband is innocent.

She defended her husband saying he could not have committed such a crime.

The grandmother is however worried not only about the six-year-old as she claims her other grandchildren have mysteriously disappeared with no satisfactory answer coming from the woman, who is her daughter.

Sadly for the girl, her grandmother has run out of money to continue taking her for physiotherapy in Bulawayo.

Meanwhile, the alleged perpetrator of the rape, who is in remand prison, is expected to appear in court next week.



Source - Myzim

Tags: abuse, family, ritual, HIV,
 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

| Comment With Facebook Submit

There are no comments.

Weird News Big Reads

Bird Box finally unveils unknown monsters

by Metro | 2019 January 06 00:20:32 | 7733 Views

Man in critical condition after 'blowing himself up while trying to raid ATM'

by June Mpofu | 2018 December 11 19:39:39 | 17267 Views

Murder suspect pretending to be mute loses voice from underuse

by June Mpofu | 2018 December 11 19:39:46 | 13475 Views

Harrods accidentally sold £1,000 bags for less than £10

by June Mpofu | 2017 December 16 15:42:54 | 13274 Views

Rapper 'whips out' manhood on Instagram

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 31 08:36:03 | 14926 Views

Woman raped in the street as people walk past

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 27 22:04:42 | 15507 Views

Student who inhaled 360 laughing gas canisters in a week may never walk again

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 20 08:05:52 | 15292 Views

Poet tweets that she was raped by SA musician

by Hope Freedom | 2017 October 07 23:02:51 | 15838 Views

Dog bites off chunk of woman's face

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 23 09:04:56 | 14772 Views

Man jailed after tricking children into abusing young relatives

by Prince Cox | 2017 September 06 08:00:14 | 16090 Views

'I gave lift to a ghost' says taxi driver

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 04 18:39:39 | 31534 Views

Son 'stabbed mum to death and ate her heart with a side of chutney'

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 01 20:10:25 | 16721 Views

'Cannibal tired of eating human flesh' hands himself in

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 24 07:59:37 | 15075 Views

Man cut off pregnant girlfriend's nipples with a pair of scissors

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 20 10:24:38 | 16408 Views

Pregnant woman murdered in 'satanic ritual'

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 20 01:27:16 | 17318 Views

No diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe after 'splitting open model's head'

by Hope Freedom | 2017 August 15 08:30:38 | 20285 Views

8-year-old dies after cousin dares her to drink boiling water through straw

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 05 10:10:31 | 17113 Views

Girl, 14, was raped twice in one night by different men

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 29 17:06:36 | 16561 Views

Girl, 10, told she can't have abortion after being raped by uncle

by Hope Freedom | 2017 July 22 16:54:59 | 17119 Views

Obsessive woman chases police car helping boyfriend escape her

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 15 21:27:10 | 13898 Views

Man hijacked while peeing

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 08 10:46:55 | 20372 Views

Disabled woman tied to tractor and beaten to death by mob

by Hope Freedom | 2017 July 03 23:10:47 | 21281 Views

Man spends 5 years renovating boat, it sinks as soon as it goes on water

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 30 22:42:43 | 13939 Views

Woman paralysed after having sex

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 26 21:03:25 | 16518 Views

Woman cuts off boyfriend's privates 'after he refused to marry her'

by Prince Cox | 2017 June 24 20:36:31 | 21231 Views

Cancer patient charged with plotting to kill doctors

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 08 09:57:59 | 14861 Views

Former Premier League star dies after collapsing in training

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 05 18:08:44 | 21326 Views

Mugabe 'will decide who goes to heaven' says Zanu-PF youth leader

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 03 09:04:32 | 15079 Views

Daughter had sex with father to stop him from marrying fiancee

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 01 17:52:29 | 16277 Views

Man splits from wife who raped him as boy

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 31 11:53:24 | 18559 Views

Human head trial set to go ahead after delay

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 30 21:23:34 | 14895 Views

American girl, 11, forced to marry rapist

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 29 14:28:03 | 16952 Views

Fed up residents hold Mayor hostage

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 25 08:51:43 | 15703 Views

Homeless hero who pulled nails out of children's faces is given a home

by Prince Cox | 2017 May 24 20:11:55 | 16483 Views

Heartbroken wife dies after husband's mistress sent her indecent pictures

by Prince Cox | 2017 May 22 08:35:57 | 37047 Views

Father jailed after raping daughter for 20 years

by Hope Freedom | 2017 May 20 09:51:11 | 18448 Views

Driver miraculously unharmed after lorry completely crushes his BMW

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 20 09:59:37 | 14711 Views

Saddam Hussain arrested for pretending to be Osama Bin Laden

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 16 23:42:36 | 14245 Views

Student left with painful scars after tattoo removal goes wrong

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 15 20:45:37 | 17965 Views

Three people die of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 12 15:31:35 | 15081 Views

'Shoplifter' bleeds to death after falling on 'stolen' bottles

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 09 21:49:08 | 18187 Views

82 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 07 09:19:48 | 35733 Views

Woman arrested after biting love rival's privates

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 06 19:03:59 | 14451 Views