Greytown -

A KwaZulu-Natal man was jailed for life by the Greytown Regional Court on Thursday for raping a 53-year-old woman, police said.

Sibusiso Mabu Sithole attacked the woman on her way home in Ematimatolo on October 22, said Colonel Jay Naicker.

Sithole dragged the woman to his home where he assaulted and repeatedly raped her, said Naicker.

The following day Sithole, 28, was arrested by police. - Sapa