Court name
High Court of eSwatini
Case number
344 of 2022

Tfwala v The King (344 of 2022) [2022] SZHC 197 (14 September 2022);

Media neutral citation
[2022] SZHC 197
Case summary:

Bail application – Accused charged of contravening Section 3 (1), 3 (3) (a) (c), 3 (4) (c), 3 (6) (e) as read with Section 3 (9) (b) of the Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Act 15/2018 – Bail opposed – Court considers whether the rape as defined in Section 3 (1) would be interpreted in a similar way as the common law rape to catapult the offence to a schedule five offence in terms of the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Act – Court al

Coram
Magagula J