Aid worker killed in Nigeria after Islamists’ deadline expires: government

Medical worker Hauwa Mohammed Liman, who was held hostage by Islamic State in Nigeria since March, is pictured in this handout photograph obtained by Reuters on October 14, 2018. ICRC/Handout via REUTERS

ABUJA (Reuters) – A medical aid worker held hostage in Nigeria since March was killed by Islamist militants after their deadline expired, the government said on Monday. Three aid workers, Hauwa Mohammed Liman, Alice Loksha and Saifura Hussaini Ahmed Khorsa, were working in the town of Rann when they were kidnapped by Islamic State in […]

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