Three Fishermen Drown in Lake Mweru

Three men have drowned while two others have survived when the boat they were travelling in, while fishing on Lake Mweru, capsized due to strong winds.

Luapula Province Police Commissioner, Elias Chushi confirmed the incident to ZANIS in Nchelenge District.

He said that Joseph Mwape 26, Bernard Kasongo 22, and Emmanuel Mwansa 27, drowned while Rodgers Mwape 25, and Fewdays Nsama 26, survived, all of Samashi village in Nchelenge District.

He said the incident happened yesterday between 04:00hours to 05:00 hours and that bodies of the deceased have not yet been retrieved.


  1. puzzled

    sorry guys too bad RIP

    • SAMS J

      too bad 2 lose guyz that can develop de nation now and de days 2 come. may de spirit of de three rest in peace.

  2. Chip's

    Too bad

  3. Fuseki


  4. James Songe

    Sad development

  5. Charlie

    Sad news,may their soul rest in peace,one day God wil met us!

  6. maanimaani

    my condolences

  7. ok


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