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10 Confirmed Dead as Party-Goers Boat Capsizes on L. Victoria

At least 10 people drowned Saturday evening after a boat they were traveling on capsized.

Over 100 people were on a boat cruise which capsized shortly after leaving Mokono.

Police in a brief statement confirmed that 10 bodies had been pulled out of the waters.

“Our marine unit teams have rescued over 40 people alive,” the brief statement read.

“Ten confirmed dead. The rescue mission is still on to find others.”

According to unconfirmed reports, some of the people on the cruise included Prince Wasajja and rapper Tom Mayanja better known as The Mith of the Klear Cut group.

Singer Iren Namubiru was also on the same Boat Cruise, but according to some one who identified himself as her manager, when we called her number, she was among those who were rescued.

This story is being updated.

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