Niger State Boat Mishap Victims Buried Amid Tears – [Photos]

Niger State Boat Mishap Victims Buried Amid Tears – [Photos]

Victims of the passenger boat mishap that happened in Gbajibo, a community in the Mokwa Local Government Area (LGA) of Niger State, were buried amid tears and mixed feelings on Sunday.

Twenty-four people were earlier confirmed dead in a boat mishap on Sunday morning in Gbajibo.

It was gathered that an uncertain number of people were still missing in the tragic incident involving local farmers.

According to Daily Trust, the victims were from Gbajibo, Ekwa and Yankeiade, all in Mokwa LGA.

The mishap was said to have occurred at about 8 a.m. on Sunday, 10 September.

A mass burial was, however, conducted for the victims according to Islamic rites.

See pictures of their funeral below:

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