Trial of six Mukwiilongo assault accused starts in Oshakati

Trial of six Mukwiilongo assault accused starts in Oshakati

The trial of six people accused of assaulting former Governor of Omusati late Nangolo Mukwiilongo, who later succumbed to his injuries, started in the Oshakati High Court.
It is alleged that the robbers attacked Mukwiilongo who was 92 years old then at his home village Elim in April 2017.
The robbers assaulted Mukwiilongo by hitting him with a pistol in the face as well as dripping burning plastic on his body in an effort to make him surrender keys to his safe which he refused to handover.