The government says 76 of the 110 girls abducted in Dapchi last month by Islamist militants have been returned to the northeastern town
One hundred and ten girls remain unaccounted for following an attack on a school in the town of Dapchi in the northeastern Nigerian state of Yobe, the country’s information ministry said on Sunday.
The Islamic militant group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack in the northern state of Borno
More than 700 people held hostage by Nigeria's Boko Haram militants have reportedly escaped.
It's northeastern Nigeria's deadliest mass killing in 2017.
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.
Freed Chibok schoolgirls are taken to meet Nigeria's president before being reunited with their families
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.
In the first three months of this year, 27 children have blown themselves up for the Islamist militant group, three times more than in the same period a year ago.
Launching a funding appeal, the UN says drought, chronic poverty and Boko Haram Islamic militants have led to the emergency.
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.
Nigerian soldiers have found a schoolgirl who was one of more than 200 pupils kidnapped by the Islamist group Boko Haram.
The Nigerian military says one of the Chibok schoolgirls who was abducted by Boko Haram militants two and a half years ago has been found with a ten-month-old…
The parents of 21 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist group Boko Haram have been reunited with their children after over two years of separation.
Twenty-one schoolgirls recently released by the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram have been reunited with their families.
The Nigerian president is at the centre of a row after suggesting his wife belongs in the kitchen.
Twenty one schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram Islamists more than two years ago in northern Nigeria have been freed.
The disputed leader of the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram has resurfaced in a new video after the army claimed he had been fatally wounded in an airstrike.
Nigeria's military claims 300 Boko Haram fighters died in a raid on Friday. The impact of the operation is only now becoming clear. Insurgent leader is also believed fatally wounded.
If true, it would be a devastating blow to the Islamist militant group.
A mother of one of the kidnapped Chibok girls has seen proof that her daughter is still alive on a video published on Saturday (August 13) via social media by her captors Boko…