Nigerians are waiting in hope and fear for results of the most tightly contested presidential election in the nation.
A report based on accounts from witnesses and media, says Nigeria’s govt is not doing enough to protect its civilians.
Nigeria has acknowledged help from regional security operatives in the fight against Boko Haram extremists.
Amid increasing military pressure, Islamic State accepts Nigeria-grown Boko Haram extremist group’s allegiance.
Boko Haram’s support to IS appears little more than propaganda. But there’s no room for complacency.
Chadian general confirmed that military forces from Chad and Niger have gone into northeast Nigeria to attack Boko Haram.
Resident: 200 military vehicles with Niger, Chad soldiers entering Nigeria to fight Boko Haram
The pledge came in an Arabic audio message with English subtitles alleged to have come from Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau.
Maiduguri is the capital of Borno state and the biggest city in northeastern Nigeria.
A video allegedly from Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamic extremist group shows two beheaded bodies of men accused of spying.
The march was aimed at informing the public, especially in the southern regions, about the threat posed by Boko Haram.
Boko Haram militants had killed hundreds of people in Baga in a January attack after Nigerian troops fled.
A girl suicide bomber as young as 10 blew herself up at a busy market in Nigeria killing four others and seriously wounding 46 people.
Residents who fled the town said they appealed to troops based in Chibok but they allegedly refused to deploy.
Nigerian forces have killed more than 300 Boko Haram fighters during an operation to recapture 11 towns.