Identity of Kidnapped Australians Reaveled

The identities of the mining employees who were kidnapped in Calabar have been revealed.

Australians Peter Zoutenbier, Jack Couranz and Mark Gabbedy are missing, along with New Zealander Jamal Khan, South African Wayne Smith and Nigerian Austin Adise.

It has been reported that Tim Croot, a 24-year-old mechanic from Perth, Australia, managed to flee along with a driver.

Reports suggest that Mr Croot phoned his mother Wednesday night to tell her not to worry and that he was alright.

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