Breaking: Nine persons feared dead in Bakana boat mishap

Nine persons are now feared dead following a boat mishap along Abonnema Wharf-Bakana Creek. Twenty-five passengers were on board the Bakana bound boat

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Nine persons are now feared dead following a boat mishap along Abonnema Wharf-Bakana Creek. Twenty-five passengers were on board the Bakana bound boat when the incident occurred this afternoon.

However, fifteen persons have been rescued while nine persons are still unaccounted for. This was confirmed by the Chairman of Degema Local Government Council, Dr. Tony Philmoore who said he had ordered an investigation into the accident while commiserating with the families of the victims.

More details as they come in.

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