Two Nigerian students drown in Malaysia
Two Nigerians, Amate Mohamed Amate, 26, and Emine-Imoh Daniel, 23, both students at the Curtin University Malaysia, died after they drowned following a boat mishap yesterday. The bodies of the Nigerians were reported missing when their boat, carrying seven people, capsized while on a research trip.
The surviving five, three students and the boat operator and a tour guide, managed to swim to safety.
Their bodies have been deposited at the Miri Hospital for post-mortem.