The search for victims of a tragic boat mishap on the Benue River in Makurdi on Sunday has intensified with their families joining rescue efforts.
The eyewitnesses, had states that members of the Evangelical Church Winning were heading to an annual conference when the boat capsized midstream. And members of the community and the church engaged in searching for the lost victims
At as the time of filing this report, only one corpse of a female victim had been recovered while the families of other victims were making frantic efforts through local divers and Marine Police to recover other corpses.
The State Governor through his Chief press secretary, Terver Akase, described the incident as a painful and unfortunate incident. And had consoled the Church whose members were involved in the boat mishap.