24 July 2023, a 19-year-old student from IIlyateko Combined School named Show Senale tragically committed suicide on Sunday, July 23, 2023, leaving the neighborhood of Oshikondailongo hamlet in shock. The incident took place in the village of Oshihau in the Omusati Region’s Onesi Constituency.
According to reports, the young man was last seen at approximately 3:00 PM in Ombandu. Witnesses say he was allegedly involved in an incident at a local mini-market where he was caught stealing a plastic bag of meat. After the theft, he managed to escape from the seller but was later found lifeless at around 5:50 p.m.
Show Senale’s lifeless body was discovered hanging from a branch of a mopane tree, with a wire tightly wrapped around his neck. Passersby who made the grim discovery immediately alerted the authorities. As of now, no suicide note has been found, and the authorities have not reported any signs of foul play.
The devastating news has been conveyed to the next of kin, who are undoubtedly devastated by the loss of their loved one. The body of the deceased has been taken to the Onesi Health Center mortuary and is set to be transported to the Okahao police Mortuary for a postmortem examination to determine the exact cause of death.
As the investigation unfolds, local law enforcements are actively conducting inquiries to understand the circumstances that led to this tragic outcome. The community is urged to cooperate with the authorities and provide any relevant information that could aid in shedding light on the events leading up to this heartbreaking incident.