Islamists abduct 'many' schoolgirls in Nigeria

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Heavily armed Islamist gunmen kidnapped a group of girls from a secondary school in northeast Nigeria's Borno state and torched the surrounding town, a local official and a witness told AFP. "Many girls were abducted by the rampaging gunmen who stormed the school in a convoy of vehicles," said Emmanuel Sam, an education official in the town of Chibok, where the attack ...
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Added April 15, 2014
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