Claim that 30 feared dead after drowning at Nile Discovery

Claim

Over 30 feared dead after drowning at Nile Discovery

Author
Lwanga Dennis
Verdict
Incorrect
Police has dismissed the claims as false

The claim that over 30 people are feared dead after drowning at Nile Discovery, is false.

The claims were shared on Facebook by an account in names of Lwanga Dennis. The poster claims that the incident happened following police’s raid on revelers who were partying at the venue beyond curfew time.

Lwanga further added that while trying to escape, the revelers jumped into the water with intent to escape from police hence drowning.

However, Uganda Police has through their social media platforms dismissed the claims as false.