Sierra Leone News, Sierra Express Media, for your trusted place in news!
Advertise HereRobe de mariée princesse
Page added on July 10, 2012
Sierra Leone’s Boat Owners Union (SLBOU) chairman, Abdul Konike Kamara has confirmed to this press that on Thursday June 5th a boat called ‘Sierra Leone’ has capsize along side the Guinean territorial water which resulted to the death of two crew members.
In a telephone conversation with Mr. Konike he revealed that the boat named ‘Sierra Leone’ was carrying a crew of eight passengers heading for the harbors of Sierra Leone when it capsized within the region of Kalatay and Salatay in the republic of Guinea.
The accident resulted to the death of the captain of the boat called Mohamed Kamara (KLM) and the caretaker Mohamed Bashiru Lamin (Bo boy). He maintained further that this boat is a commercial boat that has being ferrying cargoes across the territorial waters of Sierra Leone to Guinea.
The chairman also explained that they had found two corpses who died out of the boat wreck as they were on board as passengers; he said the remaining six crew members are still being searched for at the coastal shallow waters of the Guinean republic along side the Guinean Naval boat.
Stay with Sierra Express Media, for your trusted place in news!
© 2012, Sierra Express Media. All rights reserved.
Search This Site
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
ALSO IN THE NEWSJapan signs $13.97million power supply grant for Freetown
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Government of Sierra Leone and the Government of Japanyesterday signed the Exchange of Note and Grant Agreement of $13,970,000 towards the project for the urgent improvement of power distribution system in Freetown. (Photo: L-R Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Dr. Ebun A. [...]
MORE STORIESSLPP Kailahun Youths Hail President Koroma’s Government
HAVE YOUR SAYShare you views: What would you like to see more/less of on Sierra Express Media? Send us your ideas and include your name and the area you are writing from.
Our New Website Has a More Efficient LayoutWe invite you to give us your feedback
MORE NEWS HEADLINES