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,
Launching a funding appeal, the UN says drought, chronic poverty and Boko Haram Islamic militants have led to the emergency.
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…
At least 60 people have been killed in Uyo, in southern Nigeria, after a church roof fell in.
Popular Nigerian television evangelist, T.B. Joshua, has deleted the Facebook post in which he predicted a close contest in the United States (US) elections of November 8.
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 girls freed by the militants want their daughters' health and education taken care of. The government thinks Boko Haram is ready to negotiate the release of 83 more girls.
Twenty-one schoolgirls recently released by the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram have been reunited with their families.