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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Man drowns at Gunjur beach

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By Amadou Jadama

The Standard has learnt that a 37-year-old man identified as Morro Gassama from Brikama Gidda has drowned at Gunjur sea last Friday.
Speaking to The Standard Ba-Foday Bajo of Bundung Bahamas, an uncle to the deceased, said Morro had accompanied a woman to the beach who consulted him for some traditional healings.
He said upon arrival, Morro prepared some concoction for the woman after which he stated his wish before going in the sea. He did not return and after a long wait, the woman found him floating in the water.
The body was released to the family on Saturday for burial.
Morro is survived by a wife and four children.

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