Published On: Wed, Jul 18th, 2012

Dozens missing from capsized ferry off Zanzibar

Posted      Wednesday, July 18  2012 at  16:45

ZANZIBAR, Tanzania,

A ferry carrying more than 250 people capsized Wednesday as it was sailing from the Tanzanian commercial capital of Dar-es-Salaam to Zanzibar, a government official said.

Saidi Shabaani, an official in the second vice president’s office, told AFP that dozens of people were still missing after the accident.

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