Congo’s president says 150 reported missing after boat sinks
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s president says 150 people are reported missing after a boat sank on Lake Kivu in the country’s east. The motorized boat was headed toward the commercial hub of Goma when it sank Monday evening. Many of the victims were believed to be traders who make the journey each week. President […]
More bodies have been discovered from a Congo boat accident earlier in the week, bringing the total death toll to at least 40, the country's interim minister told Reuters on Saturday. More than 100 people are still missing. Conway G. Gittens reports.