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Lake Bunyonyi Accident Claims Two

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By Anthony Kushaba

Kabale

Two people died and two others survived when the boat they were using capsized on the Wednesday.

The boat accident occurred on the evening hours of Wednesday on lake Bunyonyi   in Karambo village Ikamiro parish Muko Sub county – Rubanda district.

The boat was carrying four at the time when it drowned killing Moreen  Ninsima Moreen  (15) student of Cream land high school Kabale, and Edivance Kakuru  (15) a    pupil at  Kyenyi primary school  and a daughter to Singura Michael of Kyafurwe village Kyenyi parish Muko.

The survivors of the accident are Robert Ndyomugabe   (18) student of Cream land high school-Kabale and a  son to Augustine  Byereta   of Karambo village, Ikamiro parish Muko Sub county  and Milvil Akampurira  (12)

of Karambo primary school also son of Deus Asimwe Karambo village Ikamiro parish Muko Sub county.

The two reportedly managed to swim to safety.

 Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly Maate told our reporter that the people on the boat had no life Jackets and bodies of the dead have been retrieved.