Three Pupils Drown in Lake Victoria

1103 Views Mayuge, Uganda
Three pupils of Bumba Primary school in Bumba Island, Mayuge district, drowned after their boat capsized on Lake Victoria. The area LC 11 chairman, Kenneth Mukaaga, says the children were heading to school by boat from Sagiti islands, when the incident occurred. The pupils have been identified as Okello Catherine, David Ouma both from the same family and Nangobi Nassim. Mukaaga says the bodies were retrieved yesterday, a week after the accident. Wandera Ofwambo and Joseph Ochieng, parents to two of the deceased children survived the accident.

 

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