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Tlhabane - A 39-year-old man, accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death, briefly appeared in the Bafokeng Magistrate's Court in Tlhabane near Rustenburg on Tuesday. 

The case against William Mthimkhulu was postponed to October 17, for pre-sentencing procedures and to enable his legal representatives to be present in court.

He pleaded guilty to the charge on July 7, in his plea, he told the court that he stabbed his girlfriend Mpho Mthini, 25, in the back after they had an argument in
Lethabong near Rustenburg on December 4, 2016.

He drove to the Rustenburg Police Station, with the body and reported the matter to the police before he handed himself over.

African News Agency