Man accused of raping stepdaughter denied bail

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A man (42) who stands accused of raping his stepdaughter (15) at Gcamade village in the Kavango West region, has been denied bail in the Rundu Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

The man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping his stepdaughter on several occasions.

He appeared before magistrate Shikongo Murray, who denied him bail due to the seriousness of the offence.

It’s alleged that the man raped his stepdaughter between August and November.

The matter has been postponed to 26 January.

Public prosecutor Variety Matamata represented the state.

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