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29 killed after overloaded boat capsizes in Nigeria

An overloaded boat carrying dozens of passengers, mostly children aged eight to 15, capsized late on Tuesday in northwest Nigeria’s Kano state, a rescue agency spokesman said. “We have recovered 29 bodies… and rescued seven passengers. The search for the remaining 13 bodies is ongoing,” Saminu Abdullahi, spokesman for Kano …

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FRSC begins clampdown on overloaded school buses

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi, has ordered operatives to clampdown on overloaded school vehicles. The directive was announced in a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO) Mr Bisi Kazeem on Saturday. Oyeyemi ordered Sector Commanders in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory …

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