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Monday, 13 May 2013

Zambian girl, 17 drowns in Zambezi River

The Zambian Post
13 May 2013

A 17-year-old girl of Dambwa drowned on Friday after being swept by a strong current upstream of the Victoria Falls.

Southern Province police commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed the incident and identified the victim as Ester Chama... Katanga said the accident happened around 17:00 hours on Friday and the body of the deceased had not yet been recovered. "The incident was reported by the victim's niece Wanna Saili aged 13... who reported that her aunt, Ester Chama, drowned upstream Victoria Falls Heritage Site in the Zambezi River. The victim was swept away by a strong current," Katanga said.

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