By NATION REPORTER
A 14 YEAR OLD boy of Chabula village in chief Mpidi’s chiefdom in Zambezi district has died after being attacked by a crocodile in Zambezi River.
North-Western Province Commissioner of police Hudson Namachila confirmed the development in a statement to the Daily Nation.
Mr Namachila said the incident occurred yesterday around 08:30 hours and identified the victim as Kapepa Kawangu.
He said Kawangu met his fate when he went to bath together with his friends in the river.
“We recorded an incident where a 14 year old boy has been attacked by a crocodile,” Mr Namachila said.
He said the body of the victim has not yet been found and the search is on-going.