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Shrien Dewani remanded in custody by South African court

Shrien Dewani has been remanded in custody until May 12 after a court appearance in South Africa. He denies the murder of his wife Anni on their honeymoon.

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Shrien Dewani due to be flown out of UK this week

Honeymoon murder suspect Shrien Dewani is due to be flown out of the UK this week at the end of his long-fought legal battle against extradition.

File photo of Shrien Dewani Credit: PA

The 34-year-old will reportedly fly from London Heathrow Airport tomorrow night, arriving in Cape Town the following morning.

He is then set to be taken straight to a court hearing at Western Cape High Court, and his mental health will then be assessed by a doctor.

It is expected that he will be treated at the Valkenberg hospital while awaiting trial, with reports from South African suggesting that security at the facility, where a number of notorious criminals are held, has been heightened in anticipation of his arrival.

The millionaire businessman is accused of ordering the killing of his new wife during their South African honeymoon in November 2010.

Dewani, from Bristol, who denies any involvement in his wife's murder.

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