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So Sad: Five Drown As Boat Capsizes In Lagos

Five people have lost their lives on Wednesday after a commercial boat capsized in Lagos.

It was gathered that the boat, a 20-capacity passenger was travelling from CMS to Ikorodu before the tragic incident.

Confirming the report, the general manager of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Adesina Tiamiyu, told newsmen that the, ”Blue Boat Marine” was travelling from Marina Jetty heading towards Ikorodu Terminal loaded with 20 passengers and two crew members.

”13 people have been rescued while five are dead after the capsized at about few minutes after 5 pm while it was on its last leg of the journey not too far from the destination, there is still a search for remaining two persons,” he told Guardian.

 

Stanley

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