Man dies after setting himself on fire at Shinyungwe

26 Mar 2018 15:50pm
RUNDU, 26 MAR (NAMPA) – A 55-year-old man died after setting himself on fire at Shinyungwe village in the Kavango East Region on Sunday.
The incident occurred around 12h20, Chief Inspector Edward Kavara of the Namibian Police Force in the region told Nampa on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Sebastian Kamwanga, who was a cleaner at Shinyungwe Youth Centre.
“It is not yet known why he did it. He used petrol to set himself alight at home and was burned beyond recognition,” Kavara said.
Investigations into the matter continue.
(NAMPA)
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