Body found floating in Nyangana hospital sewage dam

04 Jul 2019 19:20pm
RUNDU, 04 JUL (NAMPA) – The body of a 36-year-old patient admitted to the Nyangana District Hospital was found in the hospital’s sewage dam on Thursday morning.
The deceased was identified as Mutuva Alberth Shimbambi, 36, a resident of Makandu village in the Ndonga-Linena Constituency who has been working as a security guard at Kapupayidi clinic.
Namibian Police Force crime investigations coordinator in the Kavango East Region, Deputy Commissioner Bonifasius Kanyetu told Nampa on Thursday that the deceased was admitted to the hospital on Monday.
It is suspected that he left the hospital and his body was discovered at around 08h00 in the dam, Kanyetu said.
The hospital is situated in Nyangana village, some 100 kilometres east of Rundu.
The deceased’s next of kin have been informed and investigations in the matter continue.