Man fatally shoots girlfriend, commits suicide in Ombili

Man fatally shoots girlfriend, commits suicide in Ombili

The Namibian Police reported that Martin Mupopiwa, a 39-year-old man fatally shot Ndapewa Moses, his girlfriend and mother of his two children before he fatally shot himself with his firearm.
The incident occurred at around 18h00 on Tuesday at Ombili informal Settlement.
It is alleged that Moses was living with her family at Ombili Informal Settlement.
Mupopiwa went to see her on Tuesday and demanded that she should go back to their shack at Ombwa Yalyata Otina Informal Settlement, near Okahandja Park.
When she refused, he fatally shot her in the head and subsequently shot himself in the head.
The next of kin of both deceased were informed.
Police investigations continue.