Lake Mai-Ndombe

A boat sinking on Lake Mai-Ndombe in western Democratic Republic of the Congo kills at least 45 people with 200 passengers still missing. The vessel was carrying more than 400 people, the majority of whom were teachers going to collect their salaries.

Boat sinks on DR Congo lake: 45 dead, 200 missing

The vessel is believed to have been carrying more than 400 passengers on Lake Mai-Ndombe.

  1. BBC