Two Nigerian male friends have been reported to have drowned in Malta.
In an incident which involved one of them trying to rescue his friend.
The incident took place at Dawret il-G?ejjer in St Paul’s Bay around 12.15am on Saturday, May 22.
The Police stated that one of the men fell into the sea and began experiencing difficulties.
Then his friend started shouting for help and therefore jumped into the sea attempting to rescue his friend but also had some difficulties while swimming.
The Armed Forces and the Civil Protection Department of Malta rushed quickly to the scene to rescue the men, but unfortunately they were both dead before their arrival.
Malta news portal stated that the brother of the Nigerian who attempted saving his friend described him as a nice person.