Baby suffocates to death at Iimanya

06 Apr 2017 08:50am
OSHAKATI, 06 APR (NAMPA) - A two-month-old baby suffocated to death after a toddler reportedly slept on his head at the Iimanya village in the Omuntele area of the Oshikoto Region on Wednesday.
Crime Investigations Coordinator in the region, Deputy Commissioner Naomi Katjiua confirmed the incident to Nampa on Wednesday evening.
The baby and five other children were sleeping in the same room with the baby’s 18-year-old mother, and was discovered dead at about 01h00.
He has been identified as Simon Paulus.
His next of kin have been informed.