'I wasn't happy' says mother accused of murder

Sara Ege explained how her family went to the Marriage Bureau and within a week she had met the Ege family. Five days later they were married. Peter Murphy QC asked her when was the first time she had met her husband. She replied 'after the marriage' and said they did not speak during the ceremony.

She said she had been told that he was a manager with a Masters degree but afterwards found out 'none of it was true'. She was asked if it was happy marriage - she replied 'I wasn't particularly happy.' She denies the charges against her.

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'Life' for mother who killed son

A mother who beat her son before setting his body on fire will serve a minimum of 17 years in prison, after being jailed for life. 33-year-old Sara Ege killed Yaseen Ali Ege, 7, at the family home in Pontcanna, Cardiff in July 2010.