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21 die in northern Nigeria boat capsize

21 die in northern Nigeria boat capsize

Twenty-one people were killed when their boat capsized in an area wracked by deadly attacks blamed on cattle thieves in northern Nigeria, the emergency services said Friday.

Seventeen dead after Missouri tourist boat sinks in storm

Seventeen dead after Missouri tourist boat sinks in storm

Divers on Friday pulled the last four bodies from the wreckage of a "duck boat" that sank in a storm in a Missouri lake, killing 17 people in one of the deadliest US tourist incidents in recent years.

Boat with 40 students capsizes in India, 32 saved

Boat with 40 students capsizes in India, 32 saved

A boat with at least 40 students on board capsized off the coast of the western Indian state of Maharashtra on Saturday, an official said. Following a massive search and rescue operation, 32 of them were saved from the Arabian Sea.

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.