Swapo Elder Mzee Kaukungua Dies

Liberation struggle hero and founding member of Swapo, Simon Hafeni ‘Mzee’ Kaukungua has died at Ongwediva MediClinic today. He was 95.

His death was confirmed by State House spokesman Mukwaita Shanyengana.

“The country has lost a hero. He was a true hero of Namibia,” said Shanyengana.

Kaukungua was born on 6 October 1919 at Ohalushu village in the Ohangwena Region.

Source : The Namibian