And in another abduction against foreigners, in October, four Britons including a man and his wife working for a Christian charity were kidnapped in the southeastern Delta State.
Kidnappings for ransom are common in Nigeria, especially on the Kaduna to Abuja highway. One was killed while three others were released after negotiations.
A German archeologist and his aide working on an excavation of relics at the popular Nok site were abducted in similar circumstances previous year and were released after some days.
Tim Tebow gets second straight Spring Training invite More cynical minds see Tebow's invite as a promotional stunt, that will allow the Mets to sell more spring training tickets. The Mets on Friday announced nine players, including Tebow, who have been invited to spring training.
The foreign nationals were members of an investment team for a solar power project in Kafanchan district in Southern Kaduna, Kaduna State Police spokesman Mukhtar Aliyu told CNN.
He served as a USA senator from Kansas from 1968 through 1996, and was the Republican nominee for president in 1996. In 1941, Dole headed to the University of Kansas as a pre-medicine student and three-sport athlete.
Facebook's letter confirms that the company will begin to look for evidence of meddling beyond the Internet Research Agency. If the company finds evidence of other troll farms, it may prompt US lawmakers to reopen their investigations.
Asked Tuesday about Trump and some Republicans challenging his honesty, Durbin tells reporters, "Politics ain't beanbag". Trump and his doctor discussed his diet and exercise during last week's physical and set a goal of losing 10-15 pounds.
Menendez had been charged with 12 counts of corruption, including six counts of bribery and three counts of honest services fraud. Kirk Ogrosky, an attorney for Melgen, said they are "disappointed that this Justice Department would re-try the case".
In case you don't have any authorized store near your location, you can send your iPhone directly to Apple but it will take time. Today, the tech site BGR also took Apple to task for the company's "far from perfect" apology.
Those two fragments of the market have generally been a little level of Amazon's enormous populace of Prime clients. Amazon said Friday it is raising the fee on the pay-by-the-month version of Prime from $10.99 to $12.99 a month.
The fatal shooting of a USA marshal in Harrisburg hits close to home for law enforcement authorities in Berks County. Frein was subsequently convicted and sentenced to death for killing a state trooper. "He was the cream of the crop".
Security researchers have warned about a devastating text bomb SMS that if opened will crash any iPhone or iPad. In 2015 Apple has already faced a same issue when iMessage was brought down by a string of Unicode characters .
EC disqualifies 20 AAP MLAs over office of profit
The commission has now concluded that the post of parliamentary secretary did indeed qualify as an office of profit. AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj said: "Till now, there is no confirmation on the EC's recommendation".
Aussie debutant Carey replaces Paine for second ODI
The Australian scored only seven before popping back a return catch to Root and then bowled seven wicket-less overs for 55 runs. However, when Marsh was stumped by Jos Buttler off the bowling of Adil Rashid for 36, the Australian innings began to falter.
GST Council slashes rate on 29 items in Budget 2018
The decline in tax collection will amplify the Centre's fiscal concerns ahead of the Union Budget , scheduled for February 1. The meeting also approved a definition for handicrafts and the designation of 40 items as handicrafts.
Overwatch Blizzard World map is coming next week
We're still waiting for the patch notes to confirm all the changes in the new update which may include Hero tweaks. You can check out what's already been revealed by visiting the Overwatch site .