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Anxiety High As Three fishermen drown & two others rescued after their boat capsizes in Lake Victoria

The fishermen were on a fishing expedition in the waters of Lake Victoria when the accident occurred at 1am.It is so sad that three fishermen drowned while two others were rescued after their boat capsized at Nyagina Beach near Mbita causeway in Suba North Homa Bay County.

According to the reports they had left Kombe beach heading towards Guna beach for their routine fishing activities when they encountered strong winds which capsized the boat as they were approaching the causeway.

This has made the areas residents in jeopardy more the families and relatives of the victims who were involved in the bizarre incident.The search mission is still ongoing.

Besides Mbita sub-county Police Commander Stanley Atavachi said one body has so far been retrieved as a search mission for the remaining two bodies is ongoing by local fishermen and officials from the Kenya Coast Guard Services.

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Guna Kombe Lake Victoria Mbita Stanley Atavachi


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