SHOCKING: Boat Capsized on the Volta lake – over 30 Feared Dead

A boat traveling from Dzemeni to Havorkope in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District of the Eastern Region is said to have capsized leading to the  death of about 30 people.

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The tragedy occurred in Todzie, according to news reports, while the boat was on route to Havorkope on the Volta lake.

Witnesses said that between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 14, a violent wind storm caused the boat to capsize, drowning some of those on board.

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A few of the victims managed to swim to safety ashore.

However, only a few bodies had been found as at now.

A search party has been deployed to the Volta lake in search of the remaining bodies.

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Residents in the area are requesting assistance from the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO).



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