Nigeria

Boko Haram frees abducted Nigerian schoolgirls

Children were abducted from school by about 50 armed men in the northern town of Dapchi last month.

Nigeria

Nigerian forces failed to act on mass abduction warnings: Amnesty

Rights group investigation says military and police received at least five calls hours before the attack by gunmen.

Nigerian forces failed to act on mass abduction warnings: Amnesty

Humanitarian crises

Parents of Nigeria's abducted girls cherish keepsakes

Mundane items left behind are the only connection parents have with their daughters after 110 girls went missing.

Parents of Nigeria's abducted girls cherish keepsakes

Nigeria

MSF suspends work in Nigerian town after deadly attack

At least three aid workers were killed when suspected Boko Haram fighters attacked an army base in the northeastern town

MSF suspends medical work in Nigeria's Rann after deadly attack

Africa

Suspected Boko Haram attack kills aid workers in Nigeria

At least eight security forces also killed in attack at a military base close to an IDP camp of more than 50,000 people.

Suspected Boko Haram attack kills aid workers in Nigeria

Nigeria

110 Nigerian schoolgirls still missing after attack: Minister

After a suspected Boko Haram attack, Nigerian minister says 110 schoolgirls remain missing, according to state media.

110 Nigerian schoolgirls still missing after attack: Minister

Inside Story

Has Boko Haram been defeated?

Dozens of more girls abducted by suspected Boko Haram fighters in what Nigerian president calls a 'national disaster'.

Nigeria

Confusion over missing Nigerian school girls

Parents express grief and disappointment after the government retracts a statement that some girls were rescued.

Confusion over missing Nigerian girls, parents demand answers

Nigeria

Dozens still missing after Boko Haram school assault

Government retracts earlier statement that some of the girls had been rescued after Boko Haram attacked their school.

Dozens of Nigerian schoolgirls still unaccounted for after attack

Nigeria

Dozens of Nigerian girls feared abducted by Boko Haram

More than 110 schoolgirls are missing a day after suspected Boko Haram fighters attacked their school, police say.

Dozens of Nigerian girls feared abducted by Boko Haram

Boko Haram

Nigerian court releases 475 Boko Haram suspects

Justice ministry says no evidence of their involvement with the armed group, after some detainees were held for years.

Nigerian court releases 475 Boko Haram suspects

Boko Haram

Nigeria: Boko Haram blamed as suicide blasts kill 19

The attack, which killed at least 19 people, took place at a fish market close to Maiduguri in northeast Nigeria.

Nigeria: Boko Haram blamed as suicide blasts kill 19

Boko Haram

Boko Haram video purports to show seized Chibok girls

Girl appearing in footage says the abductees are safe, live g in comfort and do not want to be rescued.

Nigeria

Suicide attack on Nigeria mosque kills at least 11

The suicide bomb attack took place during early morning prayers, witnesses said.

Suicide attack on Nigeria mosque causes multiple deaths