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The Queen's message following the tragic accident on Lake Victoria, Tanzania

Published 26 September 2018

The following message has been sent to the President of Tanzania:

'Prince Philip and I were deeply saddened to learn of the tragic accident on Lake Victoria. Our thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones of the victims and the missing. On behalf of the people of the United Kingdom please accept my heartfelt condolences.'

Elizabeth R