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South Korean PM quits over Sewol ferry

27 April 2014 Last updated at 13:34 BST

South Korea's president has accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Chung Hong-won, following criticism of the government's handling of the sinking of the Sewol ferry.

The Prime Minister had earlier apologised for the disaster.

More than 300 people are believed to be dead or missing.

Lucy Williamson reports from Seoul.

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