igeria Information Minister, Dora Akunyili, speaks during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday Dec. 27, 2009. Nigeria's information minister says the airline bomb suspect "sneaked" into Nigeria the day before his botched Christmas Day effort to blow up a plane over Detroit. Information Minister Dora Akunyili says Nigerian citizen Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab entered his home country on Dec. 24 and left the same day to board a flight to Detroit via Amsterdam. She did not elaborate or say where Abdulmutallab entered Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday)
igeria Information Minister, Dora Akunyili, speaks during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday Dec. 27, 2009. Nigeria's information minister says the airline bomb suspect "sneaked" into Nigeria the day before his botched Christmas Day effort to blow up a plane over Detroit. Information Minister Dora Akunyili says Nigerian citizen Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab entered his home country on Dec. 24 and left the same day to board a flight to Detroit via Amsterdam. She did not elaborate or say where Abdulmutallab entered Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday) Associated Press
igeria Information Minister, Dora Akunyili, speaks during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday Dec. 27, 2009. Nigeria's information minister says the airline bomb suspect "sneaked" into Nigeria the day before his botched Christmas Day effort to blow up a plane over Detroit. Information Minister Dora Akunyili says Nigerian citizen Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab entered his home country on Dec. 24 and left the same day to board a flight to Detroit via Amsterdam. She did not elaborate or say where Abdulmutallab entered Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday) Associated Press

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