Man guns down ex-girlfriend in front of varsity roommate

DURBAN – A man accused of the murder of Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) student Zolile Khumalo (pictured) is expected to appear in the Durban Regional Court, South Africa this week for a bail application.

Thabani Mzolo faces a charge of murder and being in possession of unlicensed firearm.

Khumalo, who was killed allegedly by her ex-boyfriend, Thabani Mzolo.

Mzolo appeared briefly in the Durban Magistrate’s Court earlier last week.

He is accused of shooting Khumalo in the face and arm at her MUT residence in full view of her roommate, before confessing to her murder her on Facebook.

Khumalo’s peers and the ANC Youth League have rallied behind her family.


Gary Murambiwa
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