UPDATE: Dros rape accused to be admitted for observation

Nicholas Ninow, who is accused of raping a 7-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria will appear in court on Tuesday. 

File: Nicholas Ninow, the man accused of sexually assaulting a girl in the toilets at the Dros restaurant in Pretoria.


* Editor's note: This is a developing story. We will bring you updates as more information becomes available.

PRETORIA - Alleged Drop rapist Nicholas Ninow will be admitted to Weskoppies for observation.

He will appear in court again on 28 November but remains in custody until his transfer.

Ninow is charged with rape, possession of drugs, intimidation and assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

READ: #NotInMyName offers support to victim of Dros rape case

He allegedly followed a seven-year-old girl to a bathroom and raped her in the men's toilet.

He was caught after the child's mother went looking for her.

A video surfaced, showing Ninow naked and covered in blood in the men's toilet.

During his last appearance, hundreds of protestors gathered outside the court.


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