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Nigeria flies migrants home from Libya after slavery scare

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"The situation in Libya, of people being sold into slavery, is appalling and unacceptable. We will do everything to protect our citizens wherever they might be"

LAGOS, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Nigeria's president said on Wednesday the government had started bringing stranded citizens home from Libya after a global outcry over reports that migrants there were being sold into slavery.

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