United Nation sends condolences to govt, relatives of families perished in Ukerewe ferry tragedy

Friday September 21 2018


By By The Citizen Reporter @TheCitizenTz news@tz.nationmedi.com

The Secretary-General Antonio Gutirezi has Extend his condolences to Tanzania government and the families of people who perished in a ferry disaster in Ukererewe in Lake Victoria on Thursday.
A statement released by UN Secretary General  spokesperson Ms Stephane District Mr Gutirezi is saddened by reports that scores died, many others have been injured and dozens are missing, after a passenger ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, in Ukurewe district, in Mwanza, Tanzania, on 20 September.
The Secretary-General extended his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims, the Government and people of the United Republic of Tanzania and wishes the injured a speedy recovery.  
The United Nations expresses its solidarity with Tanzania during this difficult time and stands ready to support as required