A man committed suicide after he allegedly updated his WhatApp status

A 23-year-old man committed suicide yesterday morning after he allegedly updated his WhatApp status, saying that he intended to take his life because his brother blamed him for everything.

According to a Namibian Police report made available to Nampa today, the deceased allegedly took his own life by hanging himself with an electrical cord in his room at Rundu's National Housing Enterprise (NHE) residential area Saturday around 05h00.

No suicide note was left behind but the deceased updated his WhatsApp status that he intends to take his life because his brother blames everything on him, the report said.

The deceased was identified as Hango Matheus Shaanika and his next of kin are informed.

Source: Namibia Press Agency