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Prosecution picks apart Sebolai's character at murder sentencing

Former Jozi FM DJ Donald Sebolai was convicted of murdering his girlfriend Dolly Tshabalala in 2014 and now faces court sentence proceedings.

Tshabalala's family have provided testimonies in the sentencing arguments which are underway in the Palm Ridge Magistrates Court.

EWN's Mia Lindeque says Sebolai's mother defended her son and told the courts that he was not a violent child.

Listen to the full conversation from The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes:

She was sketching this profile of a man who was always on the good side of the law and who was not a violent man at all.

Mia Lindeque, EWN reporter

The prosecutor, however, reminded the court that Sebolai had conceded to being violent towards two other previous partners and to beating them.

Mia Lindeque, EWN reporter

This article first appeared on 702 : Prosecution picks apart Sebolai's character at murder sentencing


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