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    Victims of the Weija-Gbawe drowning laid to rest

    The nine pupils who met their untimely death on the Weija estuary when their boat capsized have been laid to rest .

    The unfortunate incident occurred on May, 10 when nine schoolchildren were traveling and got drowned at Wiaboman.

    Their bodies were laid at the Bortianor Palace Park for a final farewell from friends and family

    There has been a similar incident at Atigagorrne/Wayokope, on January 25, where 8 pupils drowned.

    It is said that many schoolchildren living in island communities travel on water long distances to school without life jackets.

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