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Nigerians anxious after 330 boys kidnapped by extremists


December 16, 2020

KANKARA, Nigeria (AP) — Anger, fear and exhaustion. Anxiety has overwhelmed many parents in Nigeria's northern Kankara village who await word on their sons who are among the more than 330 kidnapped by extremists from a government boys' school last week.

They held onto hope as the Katsina State governor Aminu Bello Masari said that 17 boys have been rescued since the attack, including 15 by the military, another by police and one boy found roaming in the forest who was brought in by residents.

Nigeria's Boko Haram jihadist rebels have claimed responsibility for the abduction of the stude...

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