Two foreign workers abducted in Nigeria

Published on Thursday 22nd May 2008

Nigeria: Two foreigners working for Nigerian oil services company Lonestar were kidnapped in the Niger Delta in southern Nigeria on Friday, police and security sources said.


"Two foreigners were abducted. They were working for Lonestar Drilling Company," said Rita Inoma-Abbey, spokeswoman for Rivers state police command.

She said the incident took place near the town of Omoku.