Six persons have drowned in the Volta Lake
It has been confirmed by the police in the Oti Region that, six persons have drowned in the Volta lake on Thursday, March 18.
According to the police, a canoe that the people were travelling on, capsized on the lake.
Some fishermen tried their best to save the victims but all effort proved futile, leaving the victims to drown. This was indicated by the police.
Four of the people who fell in the water managed to swim to safety leaving the six who couldn’t to die.