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Nigeria boat accident takes the lives of 45 people

Posted by African Press International on March 21, 2013

A boat carrying 166 people in South Eastern Nigeria capsized killing 45 people. According to eyewitnesses, the wooden boat was overloaded .

The boat sailed on Friday from remote town of Oron, and was heading to Gabon, in central Africa

Information reaching the media confirms that a doctor at a hospital in the town of Calabar says they had received 45 bodies of those who had drowned and died on the spot.


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