A member of South African rap group Skwatta Kamp was stabbed to death on Monday (09Mar15).

Nkululeko Habedi, known by his stage name Flabba, was found dead at his home in Alexandra, a township in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the early hours of Monday morning.

Lieutenant Colonel Katlego Mogale, from the South African Police, tells Citypress.co.za that Habedi's girlfriend has been arrested over the 38-year-old's death.

Mogale says, "At this stage we can confirm that a well-known musician was allegedly stabbed to death... His girlfriend is in custody and she is expected to appear in court soon."

Skwatta Kamp rose to fame in 2001 with their debut album Skwatta Kampain and released their fifth disc in 2009.