Boat Wreckage Kills 5 PDP Members in Bayelsa State
The party members were on their way to Yenogoa from Ekeremor Local government area where they had gone for the state PDP ward congress. Above is a scene of the accident.
According to Sahara Reporters, an ex-deputy governor of the state, Chief Peremobowei Ebebi, and 6 others who were all occupants of the boat were rescued by local divers, while 5 of the party members died.
Three of their bodies have been recovered while the search for the remaining two is still ongoing.