Haikonda Primary School principal allegedly commits suicide

Haikonda Primary School principal allegedly commits suicide

The principal of Haikonda Primary School in the Ohangwena Region’s Ongenga Constituency, Saima Shetunyenga, allegedly committed suicide around 16h00 on Tuesday.
Confirming Shetunyenga’s death to NAMPA on Wednesday, the Namibian Police Force’s (NAMPOL) crime investigations coordinator for Ohangwena, Deputy Commissioner Zacharias Amakali said her body was found in her bedroom at her home village of Onhuno in the Ohangwena Constituency.
The deputy commissioner noted that the body of the 47-year-old Shetunyenga was taken to the Engela District Hospital, where an autopsy will be conducted.
“No suicide note was found on the scene,” stated Amakali.
Shetunyenga’s next of kin are informed of her death while an inquest case docket has been registered at the Ohangwena Police Station in connection with the incident.