Gulf Times - Boat-capsize
At least 17 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 17 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 17 people drowned when a boat ferrying around 60 passengers capsized in northwest Nigeria, the National Emergency Management (NEMA) said on Wednesday.

At least 33 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 33 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 33 people drowned after an overloaded boat carrying traders from Niger capsized in northwest Nigeria, the National Emergency Management (NEMA) said on Friday.

Six bodies found after boating accident off Kenya coast

Six bodies found after boating accident off Kenya coast

Rescuers recovered six bodies in Kenya's coastal Lamu region after a boat carrying a local politician and his family capsized over the weekend.

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

A speed boat capsized off Indonesia's Borneo island on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people with several others believed missing, police and rescue officials said.

34 Cameroonian soldiers missing after boat capsize

34 Cameroonian soldiers missing after boat capsize

Thirty-four Cameroonian soldiers from the elite Rapid Intervention Brigade were missing Monday, a day after an army vessel capsized off the country's southeastern coast.

20 dead as boat capsizes in Senegal

20 dead as boat capsizes in Senegal

At least 20 people, almost all women, were killed when a wooden boat capsized off Senegal's central coast in a delta region popular with tourists, firefighters told AFP on Tuesday.

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 people died Saturday after a boat carrying some 40 revellers returning from a kite festival capsized in the Ganges river in eastern India, police said.

Probe launched after deaths in New Zealand boat tragedy

Probe launched after deaths in New Zealand boat tragedy

An investigation was under way in New Zealand Sunday to determine why a chartered fishing boat capsized, claiming at least seven lives in stormy seas that kept other vessels inshore.

Migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 194

Migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 194

Twenty-five bodies were recovered on Tuesday from a boat that sank in Mediterranean waters off Egypt last week with hundreds of migrants aboard, raising the confirmed death toll to 194, rescue workers said.

Twelve missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia's Papua

Twelve missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia's Papua

Twelve people are missing after a boat capsized in stormy weather off Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua, an official said Monday.

14 missing after boat capsizes in southwest China

14 missing after boat capsizes in southwest China

Fourteen people were missing Saturday night after a boat capsized on a lake in China's southwest Sichuan province, state news agency Xinhua reported.

Three tourists killed, one missing in Thai speed boat accident

Three tourists killed, one missing in Thai speed boat accident

Three foreign tourists were killed and one other remains missing after a packed speed boat capsized off the popular Thai holiday island of Koh Samui, a police officer said Friday.