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Egypt offers condolences to Nigeria after deadly boat accident

In a statement by the Foreign Ministry Friday, it expressed its sympathies to the families and friends of the innocent victims

MENA , Saturday 29 May 2021
Nigeria
File Photo: Men carry the body of a man out of the water as bystanders look on in Ngaski, Nigeria, on May 27, 2021 after an overloaded boat sank in the Niger River on May 26, 2021. AFP
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Egypt offered its deepest condolences to the government and people of Nigeria after the death and injury of scores of people when an overloaded boat ferrying passengers to a market sank in the Niger River.

In a statement by the Foreign Ministry Friday, it expressed its sympathies to the families and friends of the innocent victims, wishing a speedy recovery to the injured.

It asserted its support to Nigeria after this shocking tragedy.

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