Durban - The man accused of murdering 9-year-old Sadia Sukhraj will face trial in February.
Sibonelo Mkhize, 35, who faces charges of murder and robbery with aggravating circumstances appeared in the Durban High Court on Monday.
He is being represented by Legal Aid SA.
The trial was set from February 13 until February 26.
The State alleges that Sadia was killed outside her grandparents Shallcross home on May 28 during a botched hijacking.