Twenty persons are missing after a boat capsized on River Buruku in Benue State
The incident occurred last Wednesday night.
The State Governor’s Special Adviser on Religious Affairs and Good Society, Reverend Jacob Aernyi made this known to newsmen in his office in Makurdi.
He said that the boat was conveying the 20 passengers along with some motorcycles when it capsized.
The special adviser said the bodies of 20 passengers and 17 motorcycles have not been recovered from the river.