Boat capsizes killing 29 in Nigeria.

A boat carrying 42 passengers, most of them children between the ages of 8 and 15, capsized Tuesday evening in Kano state, northwestern Nigeria, a spokesman for the aid agency said.

“We have recovered 29 bodies (…) and rescued seven passengers. The search for the remaining 13 bodies is ongoing,” Saminu Abdullahi, a spokesman for the Kano State fire department, told AFP on Wednesday.

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