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Rapist jailed for sleeping attack

A man who raped a sleeping woman after she went to bed in a spare room has been jailed for five years.

Nigerian father-of-two Afolabi Awodiya, 34, attacked his victim after she had returned to the flat in Edinburgh after a night out with a friend. His name was placed on the sex offenders register indefinitely.

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