Dead Woman Found At Ndama… Cops Suspect She Was Raped

A 29-year-old woman was found dead at about 06h00 on Friday at the sprawling location of Ndama in Rundu near the Engen service station along the highway.

According to the police the deceased was found naked and speculation is she might have been raped before she was killed with a sharp object.

“She had stab wounds all over her body,” revealed Chief Inspector Sam !Nawaseb.

Sources say the woman’s body was discovered by relatives who went to look for her friend with whom she spent the night.

“They went to look for her friend who she was hanging out with the previous night to see what was wrong that she left her baby at home all night. They went to the friend’s place hoping to find her there but found the deceased’s body lying in a pool of blood and the friend wasn’t around,” sources told New Era.

The deceased was identified as Maria Mbunze Nseu, 29. She previously resided in Safari location but had moved to Ndama where she lost her life.

No suspects were arrested yet but police investigations are ongoing. They appealed to members of the public who could have any information to assist them.

In other news, a man driving a motorbike was hit by a truck on Thursday morning at around 07h00 some 30 km east of Rundu. The victim died instantly.

Both the truck and motorbike were travelling from east to west and the driver of the motorbike had reduced speed while indicating to turn at the next junction heading to Sambyu village, when the truck hit him from behind .

The deceased was identified as Kasava Paulus Ipanda, 47, from Sambyu village.

A case of culpable homicide has been opened.

Source : New Era