“The state will allege that the murder was premeditated. The state will allege that the accused shot the victim twice and as she lay on the ground he kicked her‚” he said.
He also faces charges related to the possession of an illegal gun.
Mzolo is alleged to have signed in at a security post under a false name before forcing his way into Khumalo’s room.
The pair had been in a relationship earlier‚ but had parted ways before their argument.
At his last appearance the court heard that Mzolo had been previously convicted for assault. Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi had earlier said that the investigation into Mzolo would go beyond the slaying of Khumalo.
The slaying of Khumalo‚ a quantity surveying student‚ brought to the fore issues of gender violence and femicide as debate on social media swirled.