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Two bodies recovered from Lagos boat mishap

03 October 2014, 18:30

Lagos - Two corpses were recovered from the boat mishap in Igando area of Lagos on Wednesday night by rescue workers, Vanguard reports.

The deceased one Fatima, a female and Idowu Lawal, a male were said to have drowned when their boat heading for Imoshe in Ogun State, after taking off from Akesan capsized.

Also read: Boat mishap claims four lives in Lagos

14 other passengers were reportedly rescued by local divers with the assistance of policemen attached to Igando Police Division while the  two boat operators accused of refusing to report the incident have been arrested with a view to helping with information on how to get the recovered bodies.

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