(In Abuja) Two Germans shot dead on motorcycle

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The victims, who were both engineers with construction
company, Julius Berger were reportedly riding on a
motorcycle in Abuja when they were gunned down.
Two German nationals have lost their lives in Nigeria
after being shot, a foreign ministry official has said.
The victims, who were both engineers with construction
company, Julius Berger were reportedly riding on a
motorcycle in Abuja when they were gunned down.
“Unfortunately we can confirm that two German
nationals were killed in Nigeria last weekend,” a foreign
ministry spokesman told AFP.
“The German embassy in Abuja is seeking clarification
and is in close contact with Nigerian authorities,” the
spokesperson added.
According to German newspaper, Ostseezeitung both
victims, one aged 34 and the other in his mid-50s, had
lived in Nigeria for years before their deaths last
Saturday.

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