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Woman kidnapped by Boko Haram, fitted with explosives

23 May 2016, 06:28

Abuja - A woman kidnapped by Boko Haram has narrated a harrowing tale of how she was drugged and strapped with explosives before being sent into a market.

According to a Naij report, Khadija Ibrahim was abducted by the terrorists while on her way to visit a nearby hospital. She claims she was stripped naked and drugged before being fitted with the explosive device.

Also read: Buhari's govt making 'political capital' out of Amina Ali's release

Ibrahim has claimed that she was then ordered to go into the Kantin Kwari Market textile market and detonate herself, Premium Times has reported.

Ibrahim has reported that she managed to escape the ordeal when the vehicle she was being transported by the terrorists in developed fault, leading her to run out and seek help at a Kano police station.

Read more at Naij

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