Number of Hostages in NIgeria in 2008

3,000 people were kidnapped and held hostage  guerrillas fighting oil companies in Nigeria in 2008. Over 1,000 people were killed and over $20.7 Billion in oil revenue was lost due to the hostilities.

 

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  1. Source: AFP, “Nigeria lost $20.7 bln in Niger Delta unrest”, Google News, April 10, 2009.

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