DO you trust your friend?
A man from Lupane has been arrested for sodomising his mentally challenged friend and infecting him with a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI).
It is alleged Brian Nyoni (28) started to befriend a mentally challenged 15-year-old boy last year in November. Unbeknown to the boy was that Nyoni was angling for his a�?behinda�?.
Nyoni would use beer as an enticement and the unsuspecting boy fell for the trap.
It is said Nyoni would take him on a binge then when drunk exploit the opportunity to have anal sex.
The victima��s aunt narrated to the court how she learnt her nephew was being sodomised.
a�?He started to complain of a sore rectum and when I asked him what the problem was he told me that he had anal sex with his friend (Nyoni).A� I took him to a hospital and it was discovered he had contracted a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI),a�? she told court.
The tell-it-all aunt revealed that when she confronted Nyoni about the sodomy issue he emphatically denied.
a�?When I talked to him about the issue he denied saying he would not do that, instead he was the one who was taking care of my nephew whenever he was dead drunk. I had to believe him because he seemed serious,a�? said the aunt.
The aunt revealed that after about two weeks the pair once again went on a binge and the following morning the teenager wokeA� up complaining about a soreA� rectum. She took him to a clinic and he was diagnosed with another STI.
a�?When I took him to the hospital it was discovered that he had contracted another STI,a�? she said.
Nyoni appeared before Lupane resident magistrate Ndumo Masuku facing a charge of sodomy.
He pleaded not guilty and was remanded out of custody to next week on Tuesday.