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HEART WRECKING!!!! Eight Bodies Recovered, 12 Still Missing In Niger State Boat Mishap

Tragedy struck in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State as the lifeless bodies of eight individuals were recovered, and twelve others are still missing following a boat mishap on Monday.

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The overloaded boat, carrying around 100 passengers and goods, capsized while going from Durga Mashaya, Borgu LG, to Wara market in Kebbi State, due to strong waves.

The Director General of Niger State Emergency Management Agency, Abdullahi Baba Arah, confirmed the incident, noting that prompt response from local divers reduced the number of casualties, but the search continues for the missing individuals.

He gave the names of some of those rescued alive as Malama Adama Babangida, Bello Usman, and Bawa Alh. Ayuba, Danyarbawa Danmanyan, Umaru Alhaji Mainasara, Rufayatu, Ladidi, Abdullahi Abubakar, Isah Suleiman, Rakiya Abdullahi and Sakina Ibrahim.

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