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Suspected Boko Haram Militants Kidnap Nearly 100 in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants have abducted more than 60 women and young girls, as well as 31 boys, in restive northeast Nigeria, a local official and a vigilante leader said on Tuesday. The group was kidnapped in the last week during a Boko Haram attack on Kummabza village in the Damboa district of Borno state, which left at least 30 dead, according to residents who escaped the violence.   Nigerian security forces denied the kidnappings. Nigeria's defense headquarters in...

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