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17 Killed in Angola Stadium Stampede

  • As per reports, at least 17 people lost their lives and hundreds were injured in a stampede at a soccer stadium in Uige, a northern Angolan city, on Friday. Before the beginning of the match, supporters stormed the gates after they failed to get entry. This resulted into many people falling and being trapped and suffocated.

    Reports say that five people who were injured are still in serious condition and among the dead, some were children.