Today (22 June) at the Old Bailey, a man who brutally attacked and stabbed his girlfriend 57 times, has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

Zakaria Mohamed (date of birth 10.12.82 – 29ys) unemployed and formerly of Inville Road, London SE17 was ordered to serve a minimum of 26 years imprisonment for the murder of Amina Adan.

Amina (dob 05.04.79) a recruitment consultant for Al Jezeera was murdered on 6 November last year at her houseshare in 75 Missenden in Inville Road, London SE17.

On Sunday 6 November 2011 at 01:44hrs, police were called by the terrified occupants of 75 Missenden who said that they had witnessed Mohamed violently assaulting Miss Adan.

Mohamed was seen to punch, kick and attack Amina with knives and shards from a broken mirror. When other tenants tried to intervene, they too were assaulted and threatened, forcing them to flee the property or seek solace on a balcony.

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