Sebolai to be sentenced

2016-03-04 05:31
Donald Sebolai in court. (Naledi Shange, News24)

Donald Sebolai in court. (Naledi Shange, News24)

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Johannesburg - Convicted murderer, DJ Donald Sebolai, is expected to be sentenced in the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Friday.

The former Jozi FM DJ was convicted last October of murdering his girlfriend Dolly Tshabalala in his Soweto flat in June 2014.

She was stabbed in the pelvic area, severing an artery. He let her bleed to death on his bed, instead of taking her to a hospital less than 1km away.

Sebolai, who hosted a gospel show every Thursday on Jozi FM, then went on the run for eight days.

He has maintained that he did not kill Tshabalala, and that she was stabbed as the pair of them wrestled for a knife which she had used to cut his fingers.

Sebolai had earlier testified that he saw nothing wrong with hitting a partner with an open hand in order to put her back in line.

Read more on:    donald sebolai  |  johannesburg  |  soweto

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