Kidnapping Comes to Northern Nigeria

From Africa in Transition Tue Feb 19 2013, 19:20:46

Over the weekend, a radical Islamist group called Ansaru carried out a sophisticated kidnapping operation in Bauchi, northern Nigeria. The seven...

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