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Brickz sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for raping niece

Kwaito musician Brickz arrested

Kwaito star Sipho Ndlovu, popularly known as Brickz, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after being found guilty of raping a 17-year-old relative in 2013.

The celebrity was found guilty of raping his 17-year-old niece at his home in Johannesburg in November 2013.

The woman who is now 22, said in a statement that she was not coping well after the rape. She was allegedly suicidal.

His R50 000 bail was revoked after the conviction.

Brickz’ legal team immediately said it would be appealing the conviction as well as the sentence.

Era Baloyi

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Era Baloyi is a Copywriter, Social Media Manager, Public Relations and Communications practitioner who is Co-Founder and CEO of Fame Africa TV. He's been with Fame Africa TV since 2014 and he's seen how the magazine grew. He focuses more on entertainment, music and movie reviews.