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Nigerian sailor survives underwater @30 meters for 60 hours



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A Nigerian sailor who survived for almost three days underwater by crouching in an air bubble after his tugboat capsized has spoken about his ordeal.


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The water swept him into another toilet as the boat plunged 30 metres into the freezing depths. Wearing only his underpants, Okene prayed as water seeped slowly but steadily into a 4ft sq air bubble in the cabin.


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He had been underwater for almost 60 hours when he heard a hammering on the deck. A team of South African divers scouring the waters on a presumed body recovery operation were shocked to hear faint hammering in reply.


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SabiDojo
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Mermaids.



I knew it.






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CurDog
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damn







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RBWilliams8
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That's pretty cool.





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CapitalCityTiger
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I see a new James Franco movie being written as we speak.





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OWLFAN86
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no wonder teh blacks don't like water





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LSUzealot
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What a boss





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thermal9221
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Batman could've done that





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StrangeBrew
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I would give him my money in exchange for more money in the future.





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BestBanker
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Give pray a chance! Awesome!





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PvilleP
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60 hours in water - Serious Shrinkage





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7thWardTiger
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But could he swim though





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Michael J Cocks
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bullshite, this dude is really like aquaman or something and he's trying not to blow cover.

But either way






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Carson123987
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read about this last week. pretty insane





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brewhan davey
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That is amazing





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Michael J Cocks
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But could he swim though


African black people are way different than your peeps. They are damn near SEALs before they become teenagers. Commandos in the sea or the land.






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777Tiger
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pretty insane


think we gave up on the Arizona too quick? not being disrespectful, and aware that it was a desperate time, but I've always wondered






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When in Rome
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Wow, that is an amazing story!





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