Mthatha - A 23-year-old woman from Ngqeleni near Mthatha was stabbed to death, allegedly by her boyfriend, Eastern Cape police said on Thursday.

“The incident happened on Wednesday night at a shebeen following a quarrel between the two lovers,” Lt-Col Mzukisi Fatyela said.

Police did not know what the argument was about. A 26-year-old man was arrested and expected to appear in court on Friday. - Sapa