42 Released Following Mass Kidnapping at Nigerian School

HeadlineMar 01, 2021

In Nigeria, 42 people — including over two dozen students — who were abducted by an armed group last month from a school in the north-central state of Niger have been released. This comes as local authorities continue to search for over 300 schoolgirls taken by armed men last week in a raid at their boarding school in the northwestern state of Zamfara.

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