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|Airport scanners unused LAGOS: Body scanners bought for Nigeria's main airports in the wake of a Christmas Day bomb attempt remain unused months later, though officials said US air marshals now protected flights coming into Nigeria. Yesterday, Harold Demuren, director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, said the government still needed to train officers to man the screening devices.|