ONGWEDIVA, 04 AUG – A 38-year-old woman was killed by her ex-boyfriend in the Ohangwena Region’s Ondobe Constituency on Friday.
Warrant Officer Abner Kaume Iitumba of the Namibian Police Force in Ohangwena told Nampa on Saturday the incident occurred at Etomba village around 23h00 and the suspect fled the scene.
“The deceased, identified as Helvy Kanana, died on the spot after she was stabbed in the head,” he said.
The suspect was arrested on Saturday and is to be charged with murder.
Kanana’s next of kin have been informed of her death.