DW: Nigeria: Hundreds of schoolgirls feared abducted in raid
Gunmen have abducted an unknown number of children in an attack on a boarding school.
It's the second time in a week that kidnappers have targeted a school in the West African country.
An armed gang has abducted an unknown number of children in an attack on a boarding school in northwestern Nigeria, a state government spokesman said Friday.
The overnight incident — the second mass kidnapping in a week — took place in the town of Jangebe, Zamfara state, at around midnight.
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