Sabina Nessa: Man, 36, charged with murder of primary school teacher

A man has been charged on suspicion of murdering primary school teacher Sabina Nessa.

Sabina, 28, was killed as she set off to take what should have been a five-minute walk from her home to meet a date at a pub.

The Metropolitan Police today confirmed Koci Selamaj, 36, from Eastbourne, East Sussex has been charged with her murder.

Sabina body was found under a pile of leaves off a footpath in Cator Park, Kidbrooke, in the London borough of Greenwich.

The death has caused an outpouring of public grief amid concerns for women’s safety.

Her family spoke of their grief at the loss of the beloved young women as a vigil was held in the park where she was found.

Jebina Yasmin Islam, her sister, broke down as she addressed a crowds of hundreds at the candleight vigil at Cator Park on Friday.

She said: “I just want to say thank you to everyone who came today to show support for my sister.

“We have lost an amazing, caring, beautiful sister, who left this world far too early.

She added: “Sabina loved her family.”