Ibrahim Muhammadu Sani, a resident of Sokoto, who lost five of his children when a boat capsised on the Shagari Dam in Gidan Magana, a serene community in the Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto State says he has accepted his fate.
The boat had penultimate Tuesday capsised, claiming the lives of 29 passengers, while two persons survived. One of them was a seven-year-old girl, Muzeeba.
According to Tribune, Sani in an emotion-laden voice described the incident as one tragedy too many.
â€œI was relaxing behind the house here when someone rushed to me shouting that a boat accident had just occurred and all the passengers were drowned in the process,â€