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Lake Victoria ferry capsizes, killing at least 44

September 20, 2018 11:15 PM
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KAMPALA, Uganda – At least 44 people died when after a passenger ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, a Tanzanian official said late Thursday, and the death toll was expected to rise when rescue efforts resumed at daybreak.

Thirty-seven people were rescued after the sinking Thursday afternoon, Mwanza regional commissioner John Mongella told The Associated Press.

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