• One woman dead, 27 injured in Lagos boat accident

    One woman dead, 27 injured in Lagos boat accident

    A woman was confirmed dead on Wednesday after a commercial boat en route to Victoria Island, Lagos, from Ikorodu ran into a log of wood and capsized.

    Twenty-seven other passengers aboard the speedboat escaped death with varying degrees of injuries and were said to have been taken to the Ikorodu General Hospital and a private hospital in the area.

    It was learnt that the boat had carried 27 passengers – six above the number that was supposed to be on board, making […]