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35 More Migrants From Tunisia Dead

35 dead migrants have been picked up from Tunisia’s southern coast, the country’s defence ministry said Sunday, revising upwards an earlier government death toll.As of 1:00 pm (1200 GMT), “35 bodies were recovered and 68 migrants…

Pirates Rob Boat, Shoot Pregnant Woman

Armed gunmen on boats, who are suspected sea pirates, attacked a passenger boat, from Koluama shooting a pregnant woman and a youth.Gulu Leghemo, the pregnant woman, was shot in the stomach.PUNCH Metro sources reveal that the youth…

Passenger Boat Capsizes Killing Dozens

Dozens of people were feared drowned on Sunday at around 3:30 pm when a boat carrying passengers capsized on its way from a market in Loko, in the Nasarawa Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.Eyewitness reports stated that the boat,…

Three Migrants Drown as Boat Capsizes

Two children and an adult, drowned and seven disappeared after their boat capsized Tuesday while crossing a river from Turkey to Greece.The inflatable boat rolled over in a river known as the Evros River which runs from Turkey to Greece…