ACF confirms its aid worker working in Nigeria killed by Boko Haram
The insurgents uploaded a video online showing how the humanitarian worker from Action Against Hunger (ACF) was beheaded.
Nigeria says it won't discuss xenophobic attacks on its citizens in SA at UN
On the eve of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly, Nigerian foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama said the UNGA was not a forum to discuss such matters.
Ramaphosa apologises to Nigeria for xenophobic attacks on its citizens in SA
The head of South Africa's special envoy Jeff Radebe tendered the apology on behalf of the South African leader when he visited Nigeria on Monday.
Nigeria will seek compensation for damaged properties in SA attacks
Shortly after he appeared before the National Assembly on Friday, Minister Onyema indicated that Nigeria would be seeking compensation for business destroyed in the latest attacks.
Nigeria to take ‘tougher’ stance against SA following xenophobic attacks
The Nigerian government said it had drawn what it called ‘a red line’ with South Africa over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in the country.
#NigeriAttack UPDATE: Death toll rises to 34
Hospitals in Yola, east of Nigeria, have been overwhelmed with the number of injured persons.
#NigeriaAttack: At least 40 dead after Yola bombing
The blast was set off by a suicide bomber targeting traders at a fruit & vegetable market.
Nigerian president sacks top service chiefs
The chief of defence, the heads of the army, the navy and the air force were relieved of their appointments.
Nigerian president vows to #BringBackTheGirls
Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to do all he can to rescue the girls kidnapped from Chibok 450 days ago.
Security tightened at all places of worship in Nigeria
At least 80 people have been killed in suicide bomb attacks at places of worship since Saturday.
Nigeria bomb blasts: Death toll rises to 44
Suspected Islamist militants carried out twin attacks on the city of Jos.
29 dead in Nigerian bomb blasts
One blast was at a mosque as Muslims had gathered to break their fast.
New Nigerian president: Missing schoolgirls must be rescued
Buhari has described Boko Haram as a “mindless, godless group far removed from Islam”.
Leaders gather in Nigeria to witness Buhari inauguration
President Zuma will be among the over 40 African heads of government at the inauguration.
Military nabs Boko Haram food & food supplier
The successes recorded following the offensive by the Nigerian troops in the last two weeks.
‘Nigerian elections credible and transparent’
Millions of voters went to the polls on Saturday to choose a new president.
Nigerian parties divided over card readers
The APC in Nigeria has demanded the use of card readers across the country.
Vote counting begins in Nigeria
The final results of the election are not expected until Tuesday.