PARIS Feb 19 French utility GDF Suez
said on Tuesday one of its employees and his family had been
kidnapped in Cameroon.
"GDF Suez confirms the kidnapping of one of its employees
and his family, expatriates based in Yaounde, Cameroun, while on
holiday in the north of the country," the company said in a
The company is currently building liquefied natural gas
project in south Cameroon.
Islamist militants from neighbouring Nigeria abducted a
French family of seven, including four children, in northern
Cameroon on Tuesday, French President Francois Hollande said
earlier on Tuesday.