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One of the two men accused of being hired by newlywed Shrien Dewani to kill his bride on their Cape Town honeymoon was jailed for 25 years today after admitting murder.
Anni Dewani, 28, was shot dead and her body found in an abandoned taxi in an impoverished township in November 2010.
South African media is reporting that a Western Cape man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping and killing British honeymooner Anni Dewani.
Mziwamadoda Qwabe pleaded guilty to kidnapping, robbery with aggravating circumstances, murder, and illegal possession of firearm, iafrica.com reports.
His lawyer Daniel Theunissen said a plea agreement had been reached and had been signed.
Last week, a British court heard that Anni's husband Shrien needed a year to recover from depression before facing extradition proceedings.
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A man accused of being hired by Shrien Dewani to kill his bride on their honeymoon has been jailed for 25 years after admitting murder.