“I’ve been let off paying bail once or twice or have had to pay R300 to get out of the police cell,” she said.
This as crimes against sex workers continue to be reported.
Accused Falakhe Khumalo said he and his three co-accused lured Desiree Murugan (39) to the Shallcross Stadium in Chatsworth, Durban, where he paid her R100 for sex, including oral sex.
Murugan’s body was found the following day, while her head was found almost a week later.
Prison warders at the Johannesburg “Sun City” jail have not received appropriate training to deal with the pervasive spread of rape and sexual violence in the prison.
Former musician Jub Jub was recently moved from Johannesburg Prison to the Leeuwkop Correction Centre after sources claimed that a recent, very loud romping session between him and a female visitor was the last straw for prison officials.
Image by: LAUREN MULLIGAN The Sunday Sun said the former musician was recently moved from Johannesburg Prison to the Leeuwkop Correction Centre after sources claimed that a recent, very loud romping session between him and a female visitor was the last straw for prison officials.
The sources said the officials are fed up with the ongoing special treatment the convicted murderer is said to enjoy in prison"The loud screams and raunchy sounds gave them away and they were caught in action," a source told the publication, while an anonymous inmate added: "He was removed from his cell - kicking and screaming - and taken to Leeuwkop prison."Jub Jub gets preferential treatment.
I've been cleaning in the offices of the prison, but I'm still treated like an animal."Zodwa Mtsweni from the Department of Correctional Services has however, denied that Jub Jub was punished for his indecent behaviour.
“I came to Johannesburg (from Chatsworth, Durban) to try and get work, but without matric no one wanted to employ me.
I began selling my body out of desperation, and I’ve been doing this now for nearly three years,” she said.
“I rent a room in Rosettenville for R1 700 a month.
It’s just a room, and there is an outside toilet and bath I can use.” She added she has been arrested a few times.