Gunmen abduct Italian, British contract workers in rare northwest Nigeria kidnapping

LAGOS, Nigeria — Police say gunmen have abducted two European contract workers in Nigeria’s northwest where such kidnappings are rare. The Kebbi state police chief said the gunmen kidnapped an Italian and a Briton who had been working for an construction company Thursday night in the state capital of Birnin-Kebbi. Adamu Hassan said Saturday there had not been a request for ransom. Read full ...
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Added May 14, 2011
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