Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) Marine Regiment Divers recover bodies of three drown men from Lake Kivu on 23rd September 2016 around 14:00. The incident took place in Rubavu District, Nyamyumba Sector, Kiraga Cell.
The RDF Marine Regiment was informed of drown three men due to the sinking of the boat aboard of which they were navigating on Lake Kivu. Immediately the Marine Regiment Divers embarked on a rescue operation, in case the three men were still alive.
Unfortunately, only dead bodies of the three men were found by the Divers at the bottom of the lake. The bodies were brought back ashore and handed over to National Police for proper identification and post-mortem examination process, before funeral arrangements by the respective families.