Sea Accident: Five People Drowned, 3 Corpses Found


By Aruna Turay

On Monday, 1st August, 2022, a passenger boat named “Enemy Shame” (with no manifest) heading for Mattru Jong collided with another boat named “Wasa Bila Kngwoh” (with only crew members on board) coming from the opposite direction, in a curve around Mosembo village, near Mattru Jong.

This was according to the Information Officer Bonthe Division of the Sierra Leone Police, Police Constable (PC) 19449 Swaray.

PC Swaray further reported that five people were reported to have drowned, with three bodies discovered.