Boat tragedy: All bodies recovered from Lake Victoria

Boat accident

Rescue workers at Honge Beach in Siaya County where 10 people drowned after their boat capsized on Tuesday night.

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Authorities on Friday recovered 10 bodies from Lake Victoria after a deadly boat accident earlier this week.

Bondo deputy county commissioner Paul Wanyonyi said the bodies will be handed over to Ugandan marine corps.

The boat capsized in Lake Victoria on Tuesday night killing 10 people.

Authorities in Siaya believe the vessel, which was coming from Uganda, was carrying cargo way beyond its capacity.

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