Several cases of suicide reported in Namibia

WINDHOEK: A 33-year-old man allegedly committed suicide on Thursday by hanging himself with a rope in his bedroom in the Ehambo Da Nehale location of the capital.

Sergeant Slogan Matheus of the Namibian Police Force told the media during the weekend crime briefing that the incident took place at around 17h00.

In Tsumeb in the Oshikoto Region, a 28-year-old woman allegedly also hung herself from a tree with a jersey on Saturday at about 18h00 at the Golf Club field.

The deceased was identified as Ndinelago Shishiveni. Another case of suicide was reported in Otjiwarongo of the Otjozondjupa Region after a 30-year-old man allegedly shot himself with a shotgun and died on the spot.

The incident took place on Sunday at about 14h00 at Farm Wildehyl. The deceased was identified as Given Katjioungua.

SOURCE: NAMPA