9 people still missing after a boat capsized in Zanzibar

9 people are still missing after the tragedy that occurred Tuesday Evening

BY KORIR JUMA/CORRESPONDENT/ZANZIBAR, 5TH APRIL 2017-9 people are missing after a boat capsized   outside  the coast of Zanzibar on Wednesday .44  Others mainly fishermen have been rescued.The Zanzibar’s  intelligent service unit  deputy C.EO  Makarani Mohamed,says  the rescue efforts are still underway for those whose fate is still unknown.

The tragedy is believed to have bee as a result of   strong winds .One of the survivors told  the rescuers that close to 53 people  were in the boat fishing  Tuesday 3RD APRIL 2017   when the ocean was still safer, but he added that  the weather abruptly changed into strong winds  leading to the  incident.

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