Dozens More Abducted In Northeast Nigeria

Witnesses in northeast Nigeria say members of Boko Haram have abducted 60 girls and women and 31 boys from villages.

MGN Online

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- The Islamic extremist group that kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls in April has abducted dozens more people.

Witnesses in northeast Nigeria say members of Boko Haram have abducted 60 girls and women and 31 boys from villages.

One villager says the abductions happened Saturday during an attack in which four villagers were killed.

Security forces deny the kidnappings.


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