Nigeria: 14 Bodies Recovered in Festac, Lagos, Boat Mishap
By Ben Ezeamalu, 12 March 2014
Fourteen bodies have been recovered after a boat capsized at about 11 p.m. Tuesday at Festac Town, Lagos, according to the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA.
The recovered corpses include 12 men, one woman, and a girl.
Witnesses say the boat had over 15 people aboard.
Copyright © 2014 Premium Times. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.