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At least 19 people have been killed and others three are missing after a collision involving two boats on the Tanzanian part of Lake Tanganyika, according to a new official report released on Sunday.
The regional manager of river and maritime transport services, Amaniel Sekulu said “The accident took place on Friday at dawn when a boat carrying 135 passengers collided with another with 63 people on board,”
“So far, rescue services have been able to get out of the water 19 dead bodies,” said an official on Sunday, who had given an initial assessment of 13 people killed Saturday night. Three bodies have still not been recovered.
The 19 people killed were on board the boat carrying 135 members of a Pentecostal church who were attending a religious retreat.
Lake Tanganyika is the second oldest freshwater lake in the world, second largest by volume, and the second deepest after Lake Baikal in Siberia.
it is also the world’s longest freshwater lake with an area of 31,900 km2, surrounded by four countries namely: Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi and Zambia..
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Abiy Ahmed wins the 2019 Nobel Peace Award
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for immersly efforts to end two decades of hostility with longtime enemy Eritrea.
Though Africa’s youngest leader still faces big challenges, he has in under two years in power begun political and economic reforms that promise a better life for many in impoverished Ethiopia and restored ties with Eritrea that had been frozen since a 1998-2000 border war.
“We are proud as a nation,” the prime minister’s office said in a statement, hailing a “collective win for all Ethiopians, and a call to strengthen our resolve in making Ethiopia – the new horizon of hope – a prosperous nation for all.”
It said the prize was meant to recognize “all the stakeholders working for peace and reconciliation in Ethiopia and in the East and Northeast African regions.”
The Nobel Committee’s decision appeared designed to encourage the peace process, echoing the 1994 peace prize shared by Israeli and Palestinian leaders and the 1993 award for moves towards reconciliation in South Africa, said Dan Smith, head of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.
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