It's northeastern Nigeria's deadliest mass killing in 2017.
The UK Foreign Office confirms David Squire was killed, but three others who were kidnapped at the same time have been freed.
More than 100 women took part in the 'send forth' dinner organised by the government
Boko Haram has killed nearly 400 people in Nigeria and Cameroon since April
The number of children blown-up has quadrupled so far in 2017.
Over 100 'Chibok girls' kinapped by Boko Haram militants from the northern Nigerian town are ready to reintegrate into society after months of medical treatment and counseling.
Twenty-seven people have died after a female suicide bomber blew herself up at a market in northeastern Nigeria.
At least 11 people have been killed and 18 wounded in a shooting spree in a church in southeastern Nigeria
Worshippers gathered in Lagos to mark the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday
The 82 girls were released by Boko Haram in exchange for commanders of the jihadist group.
Freed Chibok schoolgirls are taken to meet Nigeria's president before being reunited with their families
82 Nigerian schoolgirls Kidnapped by Boko Haram three years ago in Chibok have been freed.
Boko Haram militants have released 82 of the more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped in the Nigerian town of Chibok more than three years ago.
A meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 745 people, an increase of more than 50 percent in barely a week, officials said Wednesday, sounding the alarm over the feared epidemic.
The world was struck with distraught in April 2014 when Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram raided a school's dormitories at night in the northern town of Chibok and abducted 276 schoolgirls.
Oil giant Shell has 'changed its tune' as emails emerge showing dealings with a convicted money launderer and point to possible bribery.
Residents of a Nigerian shantytown on Saturday (18 March) spoke of “losing hope”, a day after security forces used gunfire and tear gas to make way for demolitions in defiance of a recent court order,
Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday asked the vice president, yemi Osinbajo to continue in the capacity of acting president while he takes rest.
A fire has ripped through a local suburb in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos.
Many dead a Nigerian attack plane hits refugee camp
There are some new alarming figures about the worsening refugee crisis in the north of Nigeria and neighbouring countries.
Campaigners from the “Bring Back Our Girls” group marched through the centre of Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja in a protest to mark the 1,000th day since more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by the
Nigerian soldiers have found a schoolgirl who was one of more than 200 pupils kidnapped by the Islamist group Boko Haram.
Nigeria’s army has driven Boko Haram militants from their last camp in the northeastern Sambisa forest the group’s, the president Muhammadu Buhari has said in a…
North east Nigeria is facing a humanitarian crisis where 55,000 people at risk of dying because they have no food. Aid Zone visits Maiduguri where some malnutrition cases are critical.
At least 60 people have been killed in Uyo, in southern Nigeria, after a church roof fell in.