The suspect who allegedly killed his girlfriend with a panga is due to make an appearance in the Ladysmith Regional Court on Friday (February 16).
The brutal attack took place in the Vaalkop area of Ekuvukeni on Saturday, August 5, last year.
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Police were alerted to the crime by a family member and the suspect was arrested by Ekuvukeni police officers.
Lots of interest surrounds this case and the community is anxiously waiting to see what the outcome will be.