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5 Nov 2014
4:46 pm

Kimberley man in court for murdering girlfriend

A man accused of murdering his 24-year-old girlfriend has appeared in the Kimberley Magistrate's Court, Northern Cape police said on Wednesday.

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Simon Zuba, 35, would remain in custody until his bail application on Tuesday, Lieutenant Sergio Kock said.

Zuba was arrested on Monday afternoon after telling police about his girlfriend Margaret Olyn’s death. Her body was found in a house on a smallholding near Kimberley, where the couple lived.