Bayelsa - Four passengers were killed when their boat capsized in the Ekeremor Local Government Area of the state.Four passengers were killed when their boat capsized in the Ekeremor Local Government Area of the state on Saturday, Punch reports.
Former deputy governor of Bayelsa State, Peremobowei Ebebi, who was one of the passengers in the boat, survived the boat mishap due to the timely assistance of the local divers in the area.
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The passengers were said to be returning from a ward congress of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state when the accident occurred.
The bodies of the dead casualties were immediately recovered by local divers and were brought to Yenagoa.