Botswana Sees Dramatic Rise in Reported Rape Cases

January 20, 2020 10:23 PM
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Police in Botswana say reported incidents of rape have nearly doubled in the past year.  Activists say successful anti-rape campaigns have made victims more confident about reporting when they are attacked.  But the higher recorded levels of rape also have spurred activists in Botswana to demand more action against sexual assault, as Mqondisi Dube reports from Gaborone.