8 November 2017

Tanzania: Five Pupils Killed Following an Explosion in Ngara

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The victims were treated at a local hospital.

Dar es Salaam — Five pupils died and 18 others have been injured following an explosion at Kihinga Primary School in Ngara District.

Three pupils died at the scene, while two others died while receiving treatment at Rulenge Hospital, medical officer in charge of the hospital Goleth Francis confirmed.

The explosion occurred as the pupils were heading to classes on Wednesday November 08, Kibogora ward councilor said.

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