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Oshakati resident burns to death in a shack

Contributed by NAMPA.

OSHAKATI, 11 JUL (NAMPA) – An Oshakati resident, identified as Matheus Shangemwene, burned to death after his shack was gutted by fire at the Oneshila location on Thursday morning.
Confirming the incident to Nampa on Thursday, Warrant Officer Frieda Shikole-Ashiyana of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Public Relations in the Oshana Region said Shangemwene’s shack caught fire at around 05h00.
Shangemwene, 47, burnt beyond recognition and the fire brigade personnel could not rescue the situation ...