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Man drowns jet skiing in Lagos

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An unidentified man has drowned while riding a Jet Ski at the Lekki-Ikoyi inland waterways in Lagos State.

The Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Wednesday, said the victim drowned due to speeding while riding the jet-propelled machine across the water’s surface.

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He said LASEMA was working in collaboration with the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) and other emergency responders to retrieve the victim’s body from the water.

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