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29 May
Zamfara State Government on Saturday condoled with Kebbi State Government over the recent boat mishap at Warrah, Ngaski Local Government Area
6 Aug 2020
No fewer than nine people died in a boat mishap that occured in Birjingo Village, Goronyo Local Government Area of Sokoto.
3 Dec 2018
No fewer than 19 children have drowned in a boat mishap on Saturday in Lafiagi, Edu Local Government Area of Kwara State.
8 Nov 2018
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said it rescued twelve victims of a boat mishap which occurred Wednesday evening at about 8:20 pm. The Guardian had earlier reported three persons were confirmed dead after a boat conveying about twenty passengers capsized in Lagos. The passengers were en route Ojo from Coconut jetty, a suburb…
11 Jul 2018
Twenty-one people are missing, feared dead, after their boat capsized in northern Nigeria, emergency services and rescue workers said on Tuesday. The vessel, carrying 30 traders and their wares, overturned in high winds on a river in the Isa district of northwestern Sokoto state during a heavy downpour on Saturday. Eight passengers were rescued and…
8 Dec 2017
A day-old baby and a man described as his uncle, yesterday morning, got drowned and died as the boat in which they were travelling capsized inside a river near Tungan Samia in Wushishi Council of Niger state. The boat was hired to ferry a pregnant woman from Tungan Samia to Wushishi as she entered labour.…
28 Oct 2017
The incident happened in the early hours of the Friday at Miza when a boat that was heading to the popular Friday Market in Katcha, a border town between Kogi and Niger State had a head-on collision with an oncoming one. 
5 Oct 2017
No fewer than 20 persons were feared dead as another boat capsised in River Niger in Yauri Local Council of Kebbi State.
15 Apr 2017
No fewer than seven people have died and seven hospitalized in Ngaski Local Government Area of Kebbi when a boat carrying 150 passengers returning from Malali Market capsized along River Niger.
21 May 2016
The military community was again thrown into mourning as a soldier attached to the Joint Force in the Niger Delta, code-named Operation Pulo Shield, drowned and died in the creeks of Bayelsa waterways.

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