SABC News - Boat


Three migrants dead after boat sinks off Egypt's coast

Sunday 3 May 2015 14:54

Three people died when a boat carrying migrants to Europe sunk on Saturday off of Egypt's coast, security sources and state media in Egypt said.


Lusikisiki residents are devasted by the drowning of three people.
Search continues for three possible drowning victims

Sunday 1 June 2014 12:00

Eastern Cape police are still searching for two teachers and a learner who are presumed to have drowned while visiting the Mkhambathi Nature Reserve on the Wild Coast on Friday.


It is not known how many people were injured when a ski boat collided.
Woman injured in St Francis boat crash

Sunday 22 December 2013 16:43

A woman nearly lost her leg when two boats collided on the Krom River, in St Francis Bay, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said on Sunday.


The boat was travelling north from Mopti towards the city of Timbuktu when it sank.
At least 20 dead and many more missing in Mali boat accident

Saturday 12 October 2013 18:47

At least 20 people were killed and as many as 170 were unccounted for after a boat overloaded with passengers and goods capsized on the Niger River in Mali.


Over 100 dead, 200 missing as migrant boat sinks off Italy

Thursday 3 October 2013 20:25

More than 100 people drowned and over 200 were unaccounted for after a boat packed with African migrants caught fire and sank off the southern Italian island of Lampedusa


Search resumes for 100 missing in Indian Ocean

Friday 22 June 2012 06:08

Merchant and navy ships and five aircraft resumed the search for almost 100 people missing in the Indian Ocean


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