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Tragedy Strikes Again In Lake Victoria as Boat Capsizes In Mbita Killing Three

A boat has capsized at Mbita courseway earlier today and so far three people are feared dead as the search for bodies goes on, according to a source one body has been retrieved. Through a Facebook post by ‘Daktari Omolo Kennedy’, he revealed that “three people are feared dead after a boat capsized at Mbita causeway earlier today.

  1 month ago ago
Tragedy Strikes Again In Lake Victoria as Boat Capsizes In Mbita Killing Three

ENVIRONMENT

3 Major Factors That Makes Lake Victoria World's Most Dangerous Freshwater Lake

According to a 2013 report by CNN, L.Victoria is the most dangerous freshwater lake in the world. The lake is located in the South-Western part of Kenya, the 83M deep lake borders Uganda, Tanzania, and Kenya. The lake claims 5000 lives annually. Many factors contribute to the death toll in the 59,947KM² large lake.

  2 months ago ago
3 Major Factors That Makes Lake Victoria World's Most Dangerous Freshwater Lake

SOCIETY

Breaking: 10 People Reported Missing After a Boat Tragedy In Lake Victoria

Residents of Homabay are currently trying to rescue a number of people who allegedly drowned in a deadly boat accident in Lake Victoria. Photo:Courtesy According to the reports given by a reliable source of information, it has been revealed that the boat that had carried a total of 16 passengers allegedly capsized around the village of town Pier.

  2 months ago ago
Breaking: 10 People Reported Missing After a Boat Tragedy In Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

Boat Ilikua Inaenda Zigzag, Young Girl Narrate What Made Her a Heroine.

Yesterday the country celebrated Mashujaa day celebrations. 220 Citizens were crowned as being Heroes and heroines. As individuals who have been selfless in serving the society. As individuals who have represented Kenya in the international forums and those who have risked their lives to save lives in the hour of need.

  1 month ago ago
Boat Ilikua Inaenda Zigzag, Young Girl Narrate What Made Her a Heroine.

SOCIETY

Night Tragedy as 3 Men in a Fishing Expedition Die in Lake Victoria

Three men who were on a night fishing expedition died in Lake Victoria. The incident happened in Mbita Sub-county on Saturday 9th. Photo (Courtesy) Confirming the incident, the Mbita Sub-County Police Commander they received the information on Sunday morning before launching a search for the three.

  1 month ago ago
Night Tragedy as 3 Men in a Fishing Expedition Die in Lake Victoria

POLITICS

"Wacha Wivu, Chapa Kazi" Atwoli Blasts Blogger Who Called Out On KRA To Investigate His Soft Life

Since the Kenya Revenue Authorities (KRA) claimed that they will be coming after Kenyans who post living big in social media platforms, several Kenyans have taken this as a joke and started criticising some prominent people. Earlier today, blogger Cyprian Nyakundi took a jibe on COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli by posting a video of him (Atwoli) with his wife on a yacht in Mombasa.

  20 days ago ago

SOCIETY

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.

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

SOCIETY

Gladys Wanga Breaks Silence After The Tragic Overloaded Boat Incident In Lake Victoria

Two people have been confirmed dead and eight others are still missing after a boat they were sailing in capsized in Lake Victoria near Pier Beach within Homa-Bay town. The victims were travelling to Ndhiru beach in Mbita Sub County on Tuesday evening when the incident occurred. Six on them have since been rescued.

  2 months ago ago
Gladys Wanga Breaks Silence After The Tragic Overloaded Boat Incident In Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

Boat Capsizes In Homabay, At Least 10 Occupants Feared Dead

Picture of fishermen in Lake Victoria. Picture courtesy Disturbing reports coming from Homabay that a boat has capsized with at least 10 occupants on board. The accident that happened in Lake Victoria was of a boat heading to Suba-North from Pier Beach. The accident has happened at around 6pm.

  2 months ago ago
Boat Capsizes In Homabay, At Least 10 Occupants Feared Dead

SOCIETY

Sad As Boat Carrying 16 Passengers Capsizes, Rescue Underway

A piece of Sad news has today Tuesday, September 21, reached the people of Homabay. This is after a boat carrying 16 people overturned in Lake Victoria, Homa Bay County. File photo of a capsized boat (Pictured above) So far, six people from the doomed boat have been rescued and are being treated at a nearby hospital.

  2 months ago ago
Sad As Boat Carrying 16 Passengers Capsizes, Rescue Underway

SOCIETY

Lake Victoria Tragedy: Fatalities Increases To 7 People, 4 Still Missing

The Lake Victoria tragedy where a boat carrying 19 people capsized has continued hitting newsrooms as search continues. The divers are still in progress trying to find all the people who sunk into the Lake waters when the boat capsized. As the search continues, the divers have continued finding more people as the search progresses.

  2 months ago ago
Lake Victoria Tragedy: Fatalities Increases To 7 People, 4 Still Missing

SOCIETY

Tragedy after an Overloaded Boat Kills Two and 8 Still Missing In Lake Victoria

Two people have been confirmed dead and eight others are still missing after a boat they were sailing in capsized in Lake Victoria near Pier Beach within Homa-Bay town. The victims were travelling to Ndhiru beach in Mbita Sub County on Tuesday evening when the incident occurred. Six on them have since been rescued.

  2 months ago ago
Tragedy after an Overloaded Boat Kills Two and 8 Still Missing In Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

Two People Found Dead, Six Missing And Eight Saved As Passenger Boat Capsizes In Lake Victoria

Two people were found dead while six others were missing on Tuesday in a boat accident in Lake Victoria in Homa Bay County. Eight other passengers were saved. Homa Bay Township chief Joshua Ochogo who confirmed the incident said the bodies of a middle-aged woman together with one-and-a-half-year-old child were pulled out by rescuers and moved to Homa Bay County Referral Hospital morgue.

  2 months ago ago
Two People Found Dead, Six Missing And Eight Saved As Passenger Boat Capsizes In Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

Homa Bay Boat Tragedy Claims 3 Lives as 7 Others are Feared Dead.

Death toll from the Homa Bay boat tragedy has risen to 3 after the body of a minor was found early this morning. The search and rescue operation team yesterday evenning managed to rescue 6 people who were rushed to hospital for medication after a boat that was transporting 16 passengers and building materials capsized at around 4pm in Lake Victoria, about 400 metres from Pier Beach in Homa Bay town.

  2 months ago ago
Homa Bay Boat Tragedy Claims 3 Lives as 7 Others are Feared Dead.

SOCIETY

Two bodies retrieved, Seven bodies still missing:Homabay boat tragedy

Two more bodies were found on Wednesday after a boat had capsized in lake Victoria near pier beach in Homabay country.This now brings the number of deaths to four after two bodies had been retrieved on Tuesday. The search for the other seven bodies is still ongoing.The seven are Among the 19 passengers who were on board from Homabay to pier beach heading to Ndhuru beach in Northern Suba before the boat capsized just 400 metres from landing site.

  2 months ago ago
Two bodies retrieved, Seven bodies still missing:Homabay boat tragedy

SOCIETY

Tragedy After Boat With 16 Passengers Capsizes in Lake Victoria

Tuesday evening September 2021 turned out to be a sad evening to the people of Homabay county and the country at large. This is after a boat that was carrying 16 Passengers capsized just four hundred metres to the Pier beach in Homabay. It is said that the boat which was ferrying passengers was carrying beyond the required capacity and this could be the reason that led to it's capsizing.

  2 months ago ago
Tragedy After Boat With 16 Passengers Capsizes in Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

8 People are Feared Dead as Their Boat Capsizes in Homa Bay

A search and rescue operation is currently ongoing in Pier beach, Homa Bay county this was after boat carrying 16 people capsized in Lake Victoria. The boat which was carrying 16 people overturned around 500 meters away from pier beach in near Homa Bay town. The boat was traveling from Homa Bay headed to Ndhuru beach in Suba South constituency which was about 12km away from Homabay town.

  2 months ago ago
8 People are Feared Dead as Their Boat Capsizes in Homa Bay

SOCIETY

Lake Victoria: 2 People Die And 8 Others Missing After Boat Capsizes

Two people have lost their lives after a boat they were in capsized in lake Victoria near pier Beach within Homa-Bay town.Eight people are still missing. The boat capsized about 400 meters away from the beach.The boat was overloaded with passengers and luggage which included cement,timber, pieces of iron sheets and food stuff.

  2 months ago ago
Lake Victoria: 2 People Die And 8 Others Missing After Boat Capsizes

SOCIETY

Boat Carrying 16 Passengers Capsizes in Lake Victoria, Six Already Rescued

Water accidents have been in the increase throughout the lakes and oceans of the country as the passengers have not been adhering to the safety rules, rather they've been overloading and passengers not wearing the safety bids. A boat that was carrying 16 passengers has capsized in the lake victoria on Tuesday evening, in Homabay county.

  2 months ago ago
Boat Carrying 16 Passengers Capsizes in Lake Victoria, Six Already Rescued

SOCIETY

Death Toll Rises In The Homabay Pier Boat Tragedy

The total number of people dead has risen to 6, after a boat capsized in Lake Victoria, off Homabay County on Tuesday Evening. The victims were travelling to Nduru Island in Mbita sub-county, when their boat capsized at around 6 pm. Four people were rescued, while four more are still missing.

  2 months ago ago
Death Toll Rises In The Homabay Pier Boat Tragedy