Nyanza regional head of police, Willy Lugusa,
disclosed that 9 musicians lost their lives
yesterday June 25th when their boat capsized on
the Kenyan side of Lake Victoria while 17 other
passengers in the vessel were rescued.
“The bodies of the other nine are yet to
be recovered. We believe they are dead
for now,” Lugusa said.
Police said the boat was carrying artists of the
Boyieta Wuod Awasi music group to Ndenda
Island in western Kenya, where the group was
expected to perform Saturday evening