Over 30 pensioners sexually violated

• By Hertta-Maria Amutenja

AT least 34 pensioners have been sexually assaulted in the last three years countrywide.

This is according to statistics released by the Inspector General of the Namibian police Sebastian Ndeitunga.

In 2019 nine pensioners were raped, in 2020, 20 and 15 pensioners were raped last year.

Oshikoto region recorded the most assaults with eight rape cases whereas Omaheke region did not have any pensioner raped in the last three years.


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