July 30, 2016 – Nigerian Woman Drowns, 2 Children Rescued On Sea Journey From Libya To Europe
A Nigerian woman reportedly drowned while taking her children from Libya to Europe on board an overcrowded boat on Friday.
According to Associated Press, two Nigerian kids among the 150 migrants rescued by a Spanish agency revealed how their mother drowned in the Mediterranean sea on Friday.
The children (10-year-old boy and 11-year-old girl) were seen crying as they comfort each other aboard a rescue boat.
The Spanish NGO said over 3000 African migrants had drowned in the Mediterranean sea this year alone.