Ship: 18 Indians kidnapped by pirates near Nigerian coast releasedChristian Fernsby ▼ | December 23, 2019
Eighteen Indians, who were kidnapped by pirates near the Nigerian coast, had been released, officials said.
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Topics: Ship Indians pirates Nigeria
Following the reports of kidnapping of the Indians, the Indian mission in Nigeria approached Nigerian authorities for help to ascertain their details and ensure the rescue of the abducted Indians.
According to officials, 19 people were kidnapped from a Hong Kong-flagged commercial vessel and out of which 18 were Indians. ■