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Six students killed in Lagos boat mishap

02 July 2015, 10:45

Lagos - Six students died on Wednesday in the Ojo area of Lagos when a boat conveying them capsized, reports Vanguard.

Eight other students, including the driver were , however,rescued.

The incident occurred after a fibre canoe reportedly ran into the passenger boat at about 9 a.m.

Also read: 15 passengers drown in Sokoto river

The bodies of dead students were yet to be found.

Five of the survivors have been taken to the Igando General Hospital and three discharged to go back home.

Read more at Vanguard.

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