Dros Rape Trial: Nicholas Ninow Found Guilty Of Rape

Dros rape accused, Nicholas Ninow sits inside the dock at the North Gauteng High Court during his trial on Thursday, 12 September 2019.
Dros rape accused, Nicholas Ninow sits inside the dock at the North Gauteng High Court during his trial on Thursday, 12 September 2019. (Photo by Gallo Images / Phill Magakoe)

Self-confessed Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow has been convicted in the High Court in Pretoria.

Ninow has also been found guilty of possession of drugs and defeating the ends of justice.

He had pleaded guilty at the beginning of his trial to raping a six-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in September last year in Silverton.

But the State continued with the trial to challenge Ninow’s version of events, arguing that the rape was premeditated.

Judge Papi Mosopa delivered his verdict on Monday morning.

The State called eight witnesses last week, including the little girl and her mother, as well as former Dros employees.

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