A boat that carried sixteen passengers capsized in Lake Victoria yesterday which lead to death of three as per the confirmed news. One was a mother and her baby who died yesterday and the other body have been removed from the waters of the lake.
The boat was from Homabay to Nduru but carried heavy luggage’s like cement bags and sand among other goods. The journey started at 4pm yesterday with its driver who had hopes of reaching his destination. The boat started sinking some 500 meters from the show of Lake Victoria.
Eight of them have been rescued and were taken to Homabay Hospital for a health check up and treatment. Seven people are still in water but a team of Kenya Coast guards and KMA are playing the role of getting their bodies.
May the Almighty God give the families of the victims hopes at this hard time.