Boy, 13, killed at school

Boy, 13, killed at school

An 11-year-old child shot and killed a 13-year-old boy at Iimbili Combined School in the Ontunganga circuit in the Ohangwena Region.
The incident happened on Thursday when the 11-year-old took a firearm to school and fatally wounded the 13-year-old, while playing with the firearm during break time.
The Ministry of Education in a statement said, “We value the life of every child. The loss of life, particularly in such a tragic and unfortunate manner, pains us deeply.”
A police investigation into the matter is underway.