Body found floating in Okavango
28 Oct 2016 15:10pm
RUNDU, 28 OCT (NAMPA) - A 39-year-old mans body was Thursday found floating in the Okavango River at Shikoro village in the Kavango East Region.
The deceased has been identified as Alius Kambowo Munkanda, Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Acting Crime Investigations Coordinator for the region, Detective Chief Inspector Chrispin Mubebo told Nampa on Friday.
Mubebo said the deceased went to the river on Tuesday at about 15h00 to cut reeds but his body was found floating there on Thursday at about 17h00.
The police are suspecting drowning.
His body was transported to the Nyangana District Hospital.
His next of kin have been informed.