Army, police arrest 6 robbery, kidnap suspects in Kogi
Nigeria faces a deadlier threat than its own Boko Haram extremist insurgency
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At least 11 killed following a suicide attack on a local mosque in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno early Monday, local residents said.
Nigeria captures Boko Haram fighters who abducted Chibok girls
Nigerian police said on Wednesday that eight suspected members of militant group Boko Haram they had arrested had confessed to involvement in the 2014 abduction of some 270 girls from the northeastern village of Chibok
Hundreds of Nigerian soldiers are missing after Boko Haram jihadists overran a military base in the country's northeast. The militants invaded a base holding more than 700 soldiers in Yobe state -- where they abducted over 100 girls from a school earlier this year -- in an hours-long onslaught Saturday night, a military source told AFP on condition of anonymity.
Nigeria's ruling APC party splits over President Buhari
'Over 200' killed in weekend violence in Nigeria's Plateau state: governor
86 people are killed in vicious clashes between herders and farmers in central Nigeria.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari calls for calm after 86 people are killed in an attack by suspected nomadic herders against farming communities in the restive central state of Plateau
At least five people were killed and six others injured in a nighttime Boko Haram raid and suicide attack on a village in northeastern Nigeria
Nigeria oil minister, on easing oil output cuts, says all options are on the tabke
Suicide blasts in NE Nigeria kill at least 31, according to local official and a militia leader
Nigeria - The Nigerian Army killed 23 BokoHaram militants and recovered weapons during a clearance operation
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari faces a threat of impeachment after lawmakers issued a raft of demands over security and corruption in a deepening rift with the executive.
Suicide bombers kill 10 in attack on mosque in southeastern Niger
Delhi: Three Nigerian nationals found dead in Uttam Nagar's Mohan Garden. Police present at the spot.
12 die of cholera in NE Nigeria
Cholera outbreak kills 12 people, may have infected at least 134 others in northeast Nigeria – Reuters, citing health officials
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Nigeria: ISWAP claimed to have repelled offensive operation by Nigerian Forces in NE of the country.
Sudanese security sources: Nigerian General Consul in Khartoum was assassinated
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Isis ISWAP (Isis in West Africa Province) claims to have assaulted a Nigerian Army encampment. More weapons and ammunitions captured
: Yesterday, it was my great honor to welcome President @MBuhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the @WhiteHouse.
: "We're deeply concerned by religious violence in Nigeria, including the burning of churches and the killing and persecution of Christians."
: "Nigerian forces are currently leading regional efforts against ISIS in West Africa and doing very well, as we have."
Nigeria is grateful for the "commitment of the United States" in fighting to rid the region of terrorism, says @MBuhari, alongside @POTUS in the Oval Office.
: "We've had very serious problems with Christians who have been murdered, killed in Nigeria. We're going to be working on that problem because we can't allow that to happen."
Nigeria President @mbuhari is greeted at the @WhiteHouse by @POTUS.
Nigeria's parliament has called for President Muhammadu Buhari to appear before it to explain what his government is doing to stop spiralling violence between herders and farmers in central states