Trending Now

11 Dead As Boat Capsizes In Niger


CREDIT: AFP/THE PUNCH 

Eleven people drowned Thursday when their boat capsized on a river in central Niger, the governor of the region told AFP.

The accident happened near the town of Maradi, said governor Zakari Oumarou of the Maradi region near the border with Nigeria.

“Three or four passengers” of the boat were also reported missing, a local source added.

The Goulbi is a seasonal river that originates in Nigeria.

For events coverage, breaking news and advert placement, contact us today @thenewsaccelerator@gmail.com or call our hotlines on +2348033599492, +2348022717838.

Copyright THE NEWS ACCELERATOR.

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on THE NEWS ACCELERATOR NETWORK  should not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from the Editor-In-Chief. 

No comments