Officials say incident near camp for displaced people resulted in deaths of seven people who tried to attack Maiduguri.
by Mohsin Ali
Boko Haram28 Dec 2016 08:50 GMT
Commander tells Al Jazeera the missing Chibok girls have not been located after Boko Haram's stronghold was captured.
Inside Story27 Dec 2016 20:04 GMT
Questions remain after the president of Nigeria praised the army for forcing fighters from their forest stronghold.
Boko Haram26 Dec 2016 20:43 GMT
As Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari announces defeat of armed group, people in displaced camps hope to return home.
Africa25 Dec 2016 18:39 GMT
Asabe Goni says that she had given up hope in captivity as she describes how some girls were whipped by fighters.
Politics24 Dec 2016 20:53 GMT
Nigerian president says fighters "on the run" after army seizes their "last enclave of Sambisa Forest" in Borno state.
Special series22 Dec 2016 12:06 GMT
An investigation into the origins and ideology of the rebel group and its bloody rise.
Interactive19 Dec 2016 13:02 GMT
Nigeria’s citizens continue to be killed and displaced by violence between Boko Haram and the military.
Nigeria13 Dec 2016 09:15 GMT
The designation of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria as an insurgent group is a dangerous move for the Nigerian state.
Security10 Dec 2016 06:35 GMT
Attack on a vegetable market near a Boko Haram stronghold kills at least 45 people and wounds dozens of others.
Famine01 Dec 2016 19:01 GMT
After army advance against Boko Haram in the north, many people found on brink of starvation amid humanitarian crises.
Africa23 Nov 2016 11:16 GMT
Refugees displaced by Boko Haram take on new life of fishing, but fear all will be lost as Lake Chad slowly disappears.
Nigeria05 Nov 2016 15:36 GMT
Nigerian troops find one of the missing Chibok girls seized by Boko Haram in 2014, weeks after the release of 21 others.
Nigeria31 Oct 2016 18:01 GMT
Human Rights Watch says government officials and troops are exploiting women and girls who escaped grip of armed group.
Human Rights19 Oct 2016 12:02 GMT
Over 100 Nigerian girls missing since 2014 could either be radicalised or ashamed to return, Chibok negotiator says.
Human Rights17 Oct 2016 04:49 GMT
Cries of celebration as released Nigerian girls meet their families after more than two and a half years.
by Thembisa Fakude
by Mausi Segun
- Zama Coursen-Neff
by Fisayo Soyombo
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