The suspect in the murder of Kgothatso Pula appeared before the Seshego Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Estof Thorisho Mphela (30) appeared on charges of murder and he was remanded in custody.
The case was postponed until 26 August 2020 for further bail application.
The accused was arrested on 22 May at Ga-Setati village in Seshego policing area, after the remains of a 27 year old lady (Kgothatso Pula) who was said to be his girlfriend, were found buried in a shallow grave in the yard.
The deceased, Pula, went missing on 02 January 2020 at about 20:00 after she allegedly visited her boyfriend at Moletji Ga-Setati.