BOAT CAPSIZE KILLS AT LEAST 12 IN NORTHERN ETHIOPIA

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, At least 12 people were killed after a boat capsized Monday night, in Tana Lake, in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional state, state media reported, on Tuesday.

It was not clear how many people were on board the boat, which also carried goods, Amhara Mass Media Agency, (AMMA), said.

Police blamed overloading for the tragedy, AMMA said.

Rescue crew are searching for possible survivors and retrieving drown victims on Ethiopia's largest lake, police said.

Source: Nam News Network

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