Death Toll in Mali's Boat Accident RisesThe Malian government has announced that the death toll in the Niger River boat accident has risen to 72 people.
Crossing the Niger River.
VOA, 12 October 2013
Authorities in Mali say an overcrowded boat carrying hundreds of passengers and goods sank late Friday on the Niger River, leaving at least 20 people dead and about 170 others… Read more »
MAP, 14 October 2013
HM King Mohammed VI has sent a message of condolences to Malian president Ibrahim Boubakar Keita, following the capsizing of a boat in a river in the region of Mopti, that killed… Read more »