The Lagos State Emergency Management Authority, LASEMA said that a total of 10 persons were involved in the incident and were rescued alive
The passengers who were described as 9 Adult males and a female were rescued by the Marine Police in conjunction with LASEMA Response Team as no life was lost.
LASEMA released the names of the passengers, as reproduced below:
Ogungbe Taiwo(Captain of the Boat)
Anjadick Emmanuel Isah
Owoyemi Taiwo Peter
Lawal Gbolahan and
The second boat was recovered from the water ten minutes after the first one which had 7 victims on board and the total number of victims rescued now 17 in number ( 16 Males and 1 female).