The Chronicle reports that Marondera man Gora Musaida Echfell (26) who murdered his girlfriend Sharon Mushowo last week, has died.

Echfell died while admitted at Victoria Chitepo Provincial hospital.

This comes after a court appearance from his hospital bed, facing murder charges.

Gora allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Sharon Mushowo (29) at the back of the head with a knife at a house in Nyameni, Marondera on18/11/23 around 0500 hours.

After killing Mushowo, he locked the victim in the house before he fled the scene.