Feb 18, 2013, 05.51 PM | Source: Reuters
NIGERIA-KIDNAP-FOREIGNERS:Gunmen kidnap seven foreigners in Nigeria - police
Bauchi Police Chief Mohammed Ladan confirmed the attack in Jama'are town but declined to give the nationalities of those taken.
Two security sources said that among those kidnapped were a Briton, an Italian, a Greek and more than one Lebanese worker. The Italian foreign ministry confirmed one of its nationals was taken in the raid.
(Reporting by Funon Inusa and Bello Buhari; Writing by Joe Brock; Editing by Angus MacSwan)