Two Dead, One Missing In Lagos Boat Mishap

4
166

Two persons, on Monday drowned, while one person was declared missing in a fishing boat mishap that occurred at Ibeshe, Ikorodu area, on Monday evening.

The incident was confirmed by the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) at about 7 p.m.
LASWA General Manager, Mr Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said four people were rescued alive in the mishap and that further inquires revealed that the cause of the incident was the rough water current usually recorded around the area.
“A fishing boat from Makoko Community with Seven(7) passengers onboard, five (5 ) adults including the boat captain and two (2) toddlers, capsised into the Lagos lagoon while heading to Offin area in Ikorodu.
“Inquiries revealed that the fishing boat, which was clearly operating outside its fishing capability and therefore not equipped with necessary safety gadgets for passengers ferry operation, carried the occupants who are all related and headed to Offin for a relative’s funeral.
“Upon further investigations, it was revealed that all Seven(7) passengers onboard were not wearing a lifejacket. Four (4) passengers were rescued alive two (2) fatalities and one (1) passenger missing,” he said.
He added that men of LASEMA and Marine Police have been contacted to support the ongoing search operation for the remaining victim.

READ  Oyo Deputy Governor In Open Exchange Of Words With Late Ajimobi's Wife

4 COMMENTS

  1. SEEKING FOR RICH SUGAR MUMMY/DADDY/LESBIAN/GAY
    CONTACT OUR DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR ON (+2348145236851)
    Turn your life around by getting the chance to meet with our Executive sugar mummies
    sugar daddies,gay and lesbian connections all over Nigeria,Benin Republic,Ghana, South Africa,UK,U.S.A,
    Dubai,Paris,Germany and some other countries, you are also entitled to contract opportunities,job offers in good reputable companies within Nigeria ,
    business packages,financial packages and loans offers for businesses
    by meeting our prestigious clients,who are highly rich and influential,powerful,connected,
    we have directors,C.e.o ,senators,managers,politicians,
    oil tycoon,big time Dubai and London based sugar mummies and daddies,we have ladies that owns two to three companies within one state and also ladies thatrun their business organization within
    overseas,so are you good in bed,do you have all it takes to partake in our service,we offered fast reliable service to you anywhere you are within the above
    mention countries
    ,our clients are highly connected and influential people within the society, so contact us now to get an instant hook-up today,
    FACEBOOK NAME/bALOGUN JAMES SUNDAY
    PHONE NUMBERS/08145236851

    WHATSAPP NUMBER/+2348145236851

    AFRICAN DATING AGENCY…..YOUR WISH IS OUR DESIRE……..

Kindly Leave a Comment