Updated: 9:25pm – A thirty-one-year-old man who is alleged to have raped his wife with an eggplant will stand trial later this month.
The trial will begin next Monday at the Suva High Court.
The matter was called before Judge Justice Riyaaz Hamza.
Defence counsel Christina Choy informed the court the date of the offense needs to be amended.
The accused is charged with three counts of rape of his thirty-two-year-old wife.
The alleged incident occurred between November 30, 2015 and January 5, 2016.
The case has been adjourned to September 21st, for pre-trial conference.