Rescuers search for missing Tanzanian plane passengers after crash

Rescue operation ongoing

No fewer than 19 people are dead, as a Tanzanian passenger plane crashed into Lake Victoria in an attempt to land in the lakeside town of Bukoba. The tragedy, which occurred around 08:50 local time, has been blamed on bad weather. There were 43 people on board and only 24 survivors have been accounted for. … Read more