Soldier dies at Suiderhof Military Base

20 May 2019 18:40pm
WINDHOEK, 20 MAY (NAMPA) – The body of a 59-year-old soldier was found in his room at the Suiderhof Military Base in Windhoek on Saturday.
The Acting Head of the Ministry of Defence’s Public Relations Division, Lieutenant Colonel Petrus Shilumbu told Nampa in a telephonic interview on Monday that the deceased has been identified as Hosea Andreas, who worked as a staff sergeant at the base.
“His body was found by one of his colleagues at around 18h00,” Shilumbu said.
The cause of death is not yet known.
Shilumbu’s next of kin have been informed of his death.
(NAMPA)
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