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18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Officialhorlah(m): 7:19pm On Nov 13, 2020
No fewer than 18 people were killed when a canoe carrying 23 farmers capsized in Bauchi State .
Although five people were rescued alive , the driver and one passenger were unconscious .
The Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi State Command, Ahmed Wakil , made this known in a statement made available to journalists on Friday in Bauchi.
According to him, the deceased included eight children, eight teenagers , and two adults .
He said the incident occurred on River Buji in Itas Gadau Local Government Area of Bauchi State .

He said, “ On Thursday, 12 th November , 2020, at 11 am , one Ali Adamu , Village Head of Majiya came to Itas -Gadau Police Station and reported that on the same date at about 10 . 30 am , one Nuhu Kaila, Male of Zango Majiya village , carried about 23 persons in a Canoe, from Zango Majiya to the farm .

“ On reaching the middle of river Buji, the canoe capsized and as a result, the following persons: Abdulraham Shehu , Male ( 20 ), Suwaiba Yusuf , female (12 ) old, Saude Abdulkarim , female ( 14 ), Fatima Maigari, female ( 10 ), Zuwaira Maigari, female ( 10) , Hari Maigari, female ( 9 ) , Hussaina Maigari, female (8 ) , Ummani Abdulkarim , female (15 ) , Halima Saminu , female ( 15 ) , of Gidan Ganji village.

“ Others are Najaatu Hamza , ( 15 ), Nura Abdullahi , Male ( 25 ), Yahuza Abdullahi , ( 12 ) , Hafsa Abdullahi , female ( 11 ) of Majiya village, Sadiya Hashimu, ( 10 ), Khadija Alhassan, ( 15 ), of Gwarai village, Amina Idris , ( 15 ) Kaltime Hudu, female ( 14 ), Furaira Malam Magaji, female ( 14 ), of Zangon Majiya village were drowned in the river and died at the spot.”
Wakil , a Deputy Superintendent of Police added , “ The canoe driver and one Aisha Adamu, female (16 ) , Umaru Adamu , Male ( 30 ) were rescued unconscious. ”
He said upon receipt of the report , the DPO and a team of policemen rushed to the scene.
“ The corpses were removed from the river and taken to the General Hospital Itas , for postmortem examination .

“ A medical doctor certified 18 persons dead , while 5 persons were rescued,” he stated .

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by illicit(m): 7:28pm On Nov 13, 2020
shocked
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by slawormiir: 7:34pm On Nov 13, 2020
Damnnnnn niggarrr
Too bad

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Donspicey: 8:20pm On Nov 13, 2020
Bad news evryday.......
snappy recovery to the injured....
Rip to the dead......
Baba God Heal our country pls......

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by sigiyaya(m): 8:31pm On Nov 13, 2020
Nigeria state kill more people than all the recognizance terrorist organisation put to together globally embarassed

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by stanogb(m): 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
That's bad

Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by sammysmiles(m): 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
Why negative news dey always full FP on Fridays? Rip to them....
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Undisclosed: 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
Okay
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by EyezofGod120: 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
Damn niggaarr!! This is too bad
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by YorubaKinging: 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
The end is near

I always tell you the truth

Nothing is going to get better in every means

It's only going to get worse

Prepare your mind

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by GRACEGLORY: 8:32pm On Nov 13, 2020
FATHER, there's been too much death all over this country.... Have mercy on our land, as we rebuke the spirit of death invoked by sins.
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Nobody: 8:33pm On Nov 13, 2020
bad news everywhere . As if we we've not heard enough this night.

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Tobetek(m): 8:33pm On Nov 13, 2020
2020, "the deadliest year"
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by muykem: 8:33pm On Nov 13, 2020
Oh my God. RIP
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by ATEAMS: 8:33pm On Nov 13, 2020
You don’t have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by bigdammyj: 8:34pm On Nov 13, 2020
R.I.P
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by omoteacher(m): 8:34pm On Nov 13, 2020
cry

Too much death news this year 2020. RIP to the

departed, quick recovery to those in the hospital.
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by farouk2much(m): 8:35pm On Nov 13, 2020
vanity upon vanity.. Buhari will never make heaven
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by INSTANTCASH345(m): 8:35pm On Nov 13, 2020
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The gods are angry .


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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by nairalander095(f): 8:35pm On Nov 13, 2020
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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Sunnycliff(m): 8:36pm On Nov 13, 2020
Donspicey:
Bad news evryday.......

snappy recovery to the injured....

Rip to the dead......

Baba God Heal our country pls......

Dont waste time praying for Nigeria, it's a fruitless exercise. Rather pray for yourself to vamosse from this shit hole to a saner clime.

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Chilandboss(m): 8:37pm On Nov 13, 2020
MAY THE LORD ACCEPT THEIR SOULS AND GRANT THEM ETERNAL REST AMEN
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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Sunnycliff(m): 8:37pm On Nov 13, 2020
GRACEGLORY:
FATHER, there's been too much death all over this country.... Have mercy on our land, as we rebuke the spirit of death invoked by sins.

China, India, UK and most EU nations where not developed by prayers. God gave humans brains, it's either Nigeria use their own or they end up like zoo animals
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Princesunnyp(m): 8:37pm On Nov 13, 2020
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by samwheel(m): 8:37pm On Nov 13, 2020
Sunnycliff:


Dont waste time praying for Nigeria, it's a fruitless exercise. Rather pray for yourself to vamosse from this shit hole to a saner clime.
The mistake God made was sending me to Nigeria. Nothing good has ever come out of this country for a long while. So so bad news.
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by VEXT: 8:38pm On Nov 13, 2020
Reason I fear river....
Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by HeadShot: 8:39pm On Nov 13, 2020
Sunnycliff:


Dont waste time praying for Nigeria, it's a fruitless exercise. Rather pray for yourself to vamosse from this shit hole to a saner clime.

A country that elected Buhari twice deserves to burn in hell...

One zombie in my area was complaining about the new pump price...
I had to quickly shut him down

Useless people reside in this shithole

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Re: 18 People Die As Canoe Capsizes In Bauchi by Nobody: 8:39pm On Nov 13, 2020
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