A CASE of reckless and negligent driving was registered with the Namibian Police after the Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr. Kalumbi Shangula, was involved in a motor vehicle accident on Saturday evening.
According to Warrant Officer Frieda Shikole the accident occurred near the well known Tafel Bar on the main road between Ongwediva and Oshakati when the minister drove into the way of an oncoming vehicle.
“The silver Toyota double cab bakkie which belongs to Ministry of Health and Social services entered the main road from southern side at the junction on which the NATIS offices are situated. The bakkie collided with a white Toyota Corolla which was travelling from Ongwediva towards Oshakati on the Main road.”
According to Warrant Officer Shikole neither the minister nor the occupants of the other vehicle sustain any serious injuries.