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15 die as boat capsize in Bauchi


Not less than 15 persons have died after a boat conveying about 30 farts capsized on Kirfi River, in Kirfi Local Government Area, Bauchi State.

The victims were said to be on their way to the farm on Monday, when the accident occurred.

15 persons have been rescued, four found dead and the remains persons are yet to be found.

Channelstv reports that, Governor Bala Mohammed, have visited the files of the victims (deceased), inorder to commiserate with them over the unfortunate event.

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He was said to have given the families the sum of ten million naira.


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