Councillor Sheyavali dies

21 Aug 2017 18:30pm
ONGWEDIVA, 21 AUG (NAMPA) – Long-serving Oshikoto regional councillor for the Eengodi Constituency, Walde Sheyavali died Monday at the MediPark Private Hospital in Ongwediva, Oshana Region.
Oshikoto Region Governor, Henock Kankoshi confirmed Sheyavali’s death in a telephone interview with Nampa Monday afternoon.
Sheyavali is a resident of the Onghumbula village and has been a councillor of Eengodi since 1992.
His daughter, Rauha Sheyavali, told this agency via telephone that her father died in that hospital’s intensive care unit, where he was admitted on Saturday night after getting seriously ill earlier that day.
Sheyavali died at the age of 60. He is survived by his wife Lyllie, eight daughters and a son.