A US tourist was knifed to death at the popular Atlantic Point Backpackers on Friday morning.
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The man accused of stabbing US citizen Phillips Olagoke Allen Bakare, 23, to death will spend the next two weeks in jail.
The State intends to oppose the release on bail of Gedeon Tshimowa, 27, after his arrest following the grisly murder inside the kitchen at the Atlantic Point Backpackers in Green Point on Friday.
Tshimowa, a Congolese national, appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Monday, looking bewildered as he searched the gallery for a familiar face.
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