YEMEN Press Agency

4 Turkish citizens kidnapped in Nigeria

SANAA, July 21 (YPA) – Four Turkish citizens were kidnapped in the Nigerian state of Elorin.
The Anatolia agency said that “according to information obtained, the kidnapping took place within 10 pm on Friday, local time of Nigeria,” noting that “the aim of the kidnapping to collect ransom from the abductees.”
The agency said that Nigerian authorities are making efforts to rescue the kidnapped.
On Monday, gunmen kidnapped 10 crew members of a Turkish-flagged cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria.