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The kidnappers of Mozambican businessman Rachid Takdir, owner of the Takdir take-away restaurant in Maputo, have demanded a ransom of a million South African rands (about 112,000 US dollars) for his release, according to a source in the Maputo moslem community, cited in Tuesday’s issue of the independent daily “O Pais”.