Property millionaire found guilty of murdering his wife

By Sandy Rashty, December 19, 2013

Jewish property tycoon Robert Ekaireb was found guilty of murder at the Old Bailey today.

Mr Ekaireb, 39, was convicted of having murdered his wife, former lapdancer Li Hua Cao.

Ms Hua Cao, 27, was believed to have been 22 weeks pregnant when she went missing in October 2006.

According to reports, Mr Ekaireb suspected his Chinese-born wife, whom he met at a club in Ireland, of adultery.

Mr Ekaireb, from Hendon, will be sentenced on January 7.

Last updated: 5:53pm, December 19 2013