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Stories of Light & Life - Alanna

A week-long mission trip to Nigeria turned into a nightmare when Alanna and her team were kidnapped.



In 2017, Alanna travelled to Nigeria for a week-long mission trip to train local Nigerians in optometry.

On her final evening, shortly after midnight, the power was cut off from the bungalow she was staying in and armed gang members ushered Alanna and members of her team onto a boat. They were taken to a wooden shack without walls, surrounded by jungle. The men had kidnapped them for a ransom of one billion Nigeria Nira .

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