Three persons have been reported dead in Kaduna due to a boat mishap.
According to SaharaReporters the victims Melody M, Isaac G., and James S drowned on their way to a burial ceremony in the Lamurde Local Government Area of the state, after the boat capsized.
The chairman of Lamurde Local Government Area, Burto Williams who confirmed the incident said the local government is making efforts to treat the survivors and will also foot the bill for the burial of the victims
“The accident is a very unfortunate tragedy that requires government to come to the aid of the people of the area who are constantly being ravaged by cascading water.
“Lamurde LG is making efforts to provide medical treatment for the survivors while the council will also foot the bill of the burial arrangements of the three deceased,” Burto said