Body found floating in Nyangana hospital sewage dam

A 36-year-old man was found dead at Nyangana hospital sewage dam on Thursday morning after escaping from the Nyangana hospital on Monday.

Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Crime Investigations Coordinator in the Kavango East Region, Deputy Commissioner BonifasiusKanyetu told Nampa on Thursday that the deceased allegedly escaped from the hospital where he was admitted on Monday.

He said the deceased body was only discovered on Thursday morning at around 08h00 floating in the sewage dam of the hospital.

The deceased has been identified as MutuvaAlberthShimbambi, 36, a resident of Makandu village in the Ndonga-Linena constituency who has been working as a security guard at Kapupayidi clinic.

His body has been taken to the Nyangana hospital mortuary and his next of kin have been informed, said Kanyetu.

Source: Namibia Press Agency