Life in prison for serial rapist

A serial rapist who terrorised women in Nyanga was sentenced in the Western Cape High Court.

FILE: Vuyisile Stofile was convicted on four counts of rape and six counts of robbery.  Picture: Mia Spies/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - A serial rapist who terrorised women in Nyanga will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

Vuyisile Stofile, who was convicted on four counts of rape and six counts of robbery, was sentenced in the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

He used the same modus operandi and targetted his victims while on their way to GF Jooste Hospital between 2012 and 2013.

At least t wo of the women raped were pregnant.

The National Prosecuting Authority's Nathi Ncube welcomed Tuesday's ruling.

"The war against perpetrators of violent crimes against women and children can only be won through this kind of sentencing."