Uxoricide, an amalgam of the Latin Uxor, meaning wife, and, conjoined by the suffix cide, from caedere, meaning “to cut”, “to kill” is a word, aeons old, which connotes the murder of a wife by her husband. This is the quintessence of this trial in which Christopher Constantinou Panayiotou is principally charged with the murder of his spouse, the deceased, Jayde Lyn Panayiotou.
 The indictment cites four (4) persons as the accused viz,
Christopher Constantinou Panayiotou, Accused No.1
Sizwezakhe Vumazonke, Accused No. 2
Sinethemba Nemembe, and Accused No. 3
Zolani Sibeko. Accused No. 4