ONGWEDIVA: Police in the Ohangwena Region arrested a 42-year-old man for allegedly shooting to death his 30-year-old wife and an Angolan man, believed to be her lover, at the Omafo settlement of Helao Nafidi in that region on Thursday at about 21h00.
The police reported that the suspect allegedly shot the two with a pistol after he found them seated in a car at the Omafo settlement’s Atlantic Flats on Valentine’s Day.
Confirming the incident, spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the region, Sergeant Kaume Iitumba said the suspect surrendered himself to the police at Ohangwena immediately after killing the two.
The two deceased persons were named as Selma Nalooliwa Imbili from the Eembo village, also in the Ohangwena Region, and Mateus Francisco Tavares Yuye, 39, an Angolan national.
The suspect will appear in court at Ohangwena today.