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A boat carrying football team and fans turn turtle in uganda

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An overcrowded boat  carrying 45 people, including a football team and their supporters capsized in Lake Albert, Uganda on Christmas Eve.  Police said, at least 30 persons have drowned and 9 bodies found so far. 15 people were rescued by the natives and the officials.

Scenes from the incident, courtesy photo

Players and supporters from the Kaweibanda village in Buliisa District were travelling to Runga Landing Site in Hoima District as part of Christmas festivities, according to local newspaper the Daily Monitor.