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Eight school children dead as boat capsizes in Ghana –

Eight schoolchildren in Ghana’s eastern Bono region died after the boat taking them to school capsized in Lake Volta, officials confirmed.

The National Disaster Management Organization told reporters that eight of the 20 students involved in the accident were eight boys, five boys and three girls aged between five and 12.

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NADMO coordinator Ibrahim Wudonyim said the Marines Policemen The body of the deceased has been recovered by the Ghana Police Service.

Ripples Nigeria has been informed that an investigation is underway to determine the cause of the accident.

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