|the late Engr. Edgar Fritz Raupach|
The German engineer, Edgar Fritz Raupach with Dantata and Sawoe construction company who was kidnapped in Kano by a group claiming to be affiliated to Al Qeada in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has been killed on Thursday.
The German was killed during a failed attempted rescue by Nigeria security officials. Raupach was kidnapped in January and was killed in a suburb near the Bayero University in Kano on Thursday 31 May 2012.