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Donald Sebolai sentenced to 20 years in prison

Former DJ and convicted killer, Donald Sebolai, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

The the ex-radio DJ was found guilty of stabbing his girlfriend Dolly Tshabalala to death at his Soweto home during an argument in 2014.

The judge said a minimum sentence of 15 years would not suffice, considering the amount of gender-based violence which occurs in the country.

It is the state's hope that the harsher sentence will deter South Africans from domestic violence.


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