All passengers in a Lagos boat mishap are alive – LASEMA


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)
Ernest Abode
Anjadick Emmanuel Isah
Obima Ewere
Mashack Bulus
Oyefeso Oluwamayo
Owoyemi Taiwo Peter
Aina Oluwasanmi
Lawal Gbolahan and
Chinasa Temitope(female)

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).


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