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26 March 2017 05:21 (South Africa)

Kidnapped Nigerian school children released unharmed

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Officials in Nigeria say that the 15 school children who were kidnapped from a bus on their way to school on Monday have been released unharmed and in good health. The police spokesperson said that the children were released early on Friday morning, after a rescue operation carried out by army and police personnel. The police did not say what had happened to the kidnappers.  Read more: Reuters Africa and The AP

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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