A 23-year-old woman was allegedly hacked to death by her husband

A 23-year-old woman was allegedly hacked to death by her husband yesterday at Sikali village in the Kavango West Region after a fight broke out between the couple.

Namibian Police acting crime investigations coordinator for Kavango West, Detective Chief Inspector NikolausKupembona told Nampa that the incident occurred in the early hours of yesterday, around 01h30.

Sikali village is situated about 23 kilometres south of Rundu.

It is alleged that a fight broke out between the two and the husband later took a traditional axe and hacked the deceased on her head and arms.

The deceased has been identified as NaimiNgamboKalenga and her next of kin have been informed.

Source: Namibia Press Agency