'Fifty killed' in Central African Republic boat capsize

Updated April 21 2024 - 6:05am, first published 6:00am
Officials in Bangui say a search is ongoing in the Mpoko River after a boat capsized. (AP PHOTO)
Officials in Bangui say a search is ongoing in the Mpoko River after a boat capsized. (AP PHOTO)

About 50 people on their way to a village funeral have died after their riverboat capsized in the Central African Republic's capital Bangui, an official says.

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