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England / Dikko Kidnap Affair #91093

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 08, 1984
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(Studio) Nigeria reported releasing British airliner, held in Lagos since discovery in England of kidnapped former Nigerian transportation minister Umaru Dikko; Scotland Yard said establishing Nigerian government's role in Dikko's kidnapping and drugging. Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher noted considering expelling Nigerian dipls. in retaliation.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(London, England) Return here of British passengers detained in Nigeria for 2 days noted. [PASSENGER - describes detention conditions.] Circumstances of Dikko's kidnapping reviewed; 2 Nigerian dipls. said being held as suspects.

Donaldson, Sam;
Dyk, Bob

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