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Boko Haram Kidnap More Innocents: Release The Hastags!

by | 24th, October 2014

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Boko Haram loons have abducted more innocents in Nigeria.

The New York Times :

Scores of young women have been kidnapped in new abductions by Islamist militants in  Nigeria , according to local journalists, a Roman Catholic bishop and news reports…

The kidnappings took place Saturday in a mountain village near the border with Cameroon, a Boko Haram stronghold, said Bishop Stephen Mamza, who is from the area but now officiates in the state capital, Yola.

The bishop described a situation much like the one last April when more than  200 schoolgirls were taken  from Chibok in neighboring Borno State, a kidnapping that attracted worldwide attention. The fate of those girls still seems unresolved, despite government claims that a deal for their release is in the works.

Reporting is sketchy. The Hindustan Times says 25 have been kidnapped. The IBTimes says ’60 women an girls’.

Residents of Wagga  told the AFP news agency  that gunmen suspected to belong to the Islamist group had

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