KAHENGE: A 19-year-old woman was decapitated by a man of the same age on Friday morning at the Kahenge village, situated some 120km west of Rundu.
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Kavango Region arrested the suspect on the same day.
According to a police report issued to Nampa today, the suspect allegedly repeatedly chopped the deceased’s neck with a traditional axe until her head came off.
The deceased has been identified as Rachel Sindimba, a resident of the Kahenge village.
Her next of kin have been informed.
He will appear in the Rundu Magistrate’s Court tomorrow.