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Sep 23, 2018
Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Toll rises to 209 in boat accident in Tanzania; rescue workers pull out one survivorAlthough hopes were fading of finding any more survivors in Lake Victoria by day three of the search effort, workers rescued an engineer who had managed to locate a pocket of air in the vessel.
Sep 22, 2018
Tanzania ferry capsize: President John Magufuli orders arrest, declares 4 days of national mourningTanzania's president John Magufuli had ordered the arrest of all those involved in the management of the ferry that capsized, killing 136.
Sep 21, 2018
More than 100 dead after ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria in Tanzania; President John Magufuli calls for calmThe passenger ferry MV Nyerere was traveling between Ukara and Bugolora when it sank, according to the Tanzania's government agency in charge of servicing the vessels.
Sep 21, 2018
Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Desperate search for survivors resumes after at least 44 die in boat accident in TanzaniaThe MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many as 200 passengers — double the ferry's capacity — when it capsized close to the pier on Ukara Island on Thursday afternoon, according to state media.