It has become common for elderly women who stay by themselves in rural villages to leave for the cities for fear of being raped.
The magistrate made her ruling without allowing for cross examination of the accused..
Violence on South African farms is endemic and farmworkers all too commonly are the victims.
Xenophobia continues to rear its ugly head without check from the authorities.
The police minister says that the killing of six men in Khayelitsha at the weekend is linked to extortion rackets.
The school principal abandoned his post after he was accused by parents and community members of misusing school funds.
The memorial service for Wongeka Vimbayo was held in Khayelitsha on Tuesday.
The union called in thugs to assault members who had come to its offices to terminate their membership.