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Four miners missing for weeks in Burkina Faso found dead: govt

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 25th May, 2022 03:51:34 PM
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Four of the eight miners who have been missing since mid-April in a flooded mine in Burkina Faso have been found dead, the government said on Wednesday, AFP reported.

"Unfortunately, after 39 days of intense searches, the lifeless bodies of four miners have been found," government spokesman Lionel Bilgo said in a statement, adding that the search was continuing for the four miners who remain missing.