Member of the National Council and Councillor of the Ncuncuni Constituency in the Kavango West Region, Rosa Kunyanda Kavara died at the Lady Pohamba Private Hospital in Windhoek on Tuesday afternoon.
This was confirmed to Nampa by Kavango West Regional Governor, Sirrka Ausiku the same day.
Ausiku said Kavara was admitted to a Rundu hospital on Saturday after she suffered a stroke and flown to the Lady Pohamba Private Hospital in Windhoek on Sunday.
We have lost one of the leaders of the Kavango West Regional Council, the only woman among all the councillors we have and a member of the National Council, said Ausiku.
She described Kavara;s passing as a huge blow to the region and sent her condolences to the family of the late politician and all the residents of the Kavango West Region.
Kavara was recently elected to the Swapo Party Central Committee at the ruling party's sixth congress held in Windhoek.
She was born at Nakazaza village on 22 February 1958 in Kavango West.
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