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Teen boy drowns in Omusati

Contributed by NAMPA.

OSHAKATI, 24 FEB (NAMPA) A 13-year-old boy allegedly drowned while fishing with friends at Oshikulufitu village, Ogongo Constituency in the Omusati Region.
The deceased was identified as Akushanga Simon Petrus Eita Shipingana Tangomwene.
Namibian Police Force Omusati crime investigations coordinator, Moses Simaho said the incident occurred around 18h00 on Friday.
According to Simaho, the deceased was allegedly catching fish with his friends at Okano dam at the time of the incident.