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Gunmen kidnap foreigners in Nigeria

Gunmen attacked a barge belonging to an oil service company near the coast of Nigeria on Saturday, killing two sailors and taking four foreigners hostage....

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Published By: BBC - Saturday, 4 August, 2012

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