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Nigeria devalued its currency, seeking to stabilise the naira after it hit historic lows against the US dollar, as falling world oil prices hurt the country's foreign reserves.
The Senate in Abuja failed to discuss the request for the extension of emergency rule in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe after a seven-hour closed door meeting with Service Chiefs.
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Leader of the PDP in Borno State, Mohammed Wakil, has condemned the Tuesday bomb blast in Maiduguri and the killings in Damasak by the Boko Haram sect.
These days, we hear the argument that hardly anyone could have done better than this President under the atmosphere of genocidal and coercive insurgency that the northern political elite has subjected the country to.
An upsurge in violence linked to the extremist group Boko Haram, including a series of bloody attacks has been going on since 2009 in the country.
Today according to latest reports, the Chadian Presidency has been most distressingly caught supplying arms to Boko Haram terrorists.
More than 45 people died Tuesday in twin bomb blasts, including one by a female suicide bomber, at a packed market in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri.
The Borno State Government has delayed work on on a major teachers' housing estate named after the first Minister of Petroleum, because of the Boko Haram crisis.
Gunmen have killed scores in an attack in northeastern Nigeria's Borno state.
President Goodluck Jonathan in N'Djamena, the Chadian Capital, reiterated the need for Nigeria and its neighbours to intensify joint actions and cooperation to defeat terrorism and insurgency.
Boko Haram has taken over another town in Nigeria’s far northeast, a lawmaker, a local government official and a security source say.
Following the re-opening of public primary schools in Maiduguri last week, the Borno State Government appealed to parents to send their children back to schools
For his five years in office and the same five years of terror, not a single politician sponsor of Boko Haram has been incarcerated or killed. Not a single one. Who does he protect?
A federal court in Abuja has freed Aminu Oguche, the suspected mastermind of the Nyanya bomb attack in Abuja.
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen disguised as traders opened fire at a crowded market in a northeast Nigeria border town.
Nigeria's top Islamic leader accused the military of fleeing when Boko Haram attacks and terrorising civilians, in the harshest ever criticism from the key cleric.
Suspected Boko Haram extremists killed 48 fish vendors after setting up a roadblock near Nigeria's border with Chad.
Nigerian police fired teargas inside parliament, apparently trying to block opposition lawmakers, including the speaker of the lower house, from entering for a key security vote.
Troops have maintained a heavy presence in and around Garkida in Adamawa State where the military has claimed victory against terrorists.
The House of Representatives rejected the request by President Goodluck Jonathan to further extend the emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states.
The militant group, Boko Haram’s increasingly bold attacks in Nigeria threaten to fuel further Muslim-Christian violence and destabilize West Africa.
Boko Haram are intensifying attacks in neighbouring Cameroon, targeting new villages with increasingly sophisticated weapons.
The Internally Displaced Persons from Michika Local Government Area (LGA) of Adamawa called on the Federal and Adamawa Governments to provide them with more security.
IG police orders Ibn Fadlallah vigilante army To Return To Yola For "Screening", Allowing Boko Haram Advance To Yola
The state of emergency imposed in the northeast to crush Boko Haram extremists has ended, the lower house of parliament said.
This ceasefire announcement was carelessly welcomed by much of the global community who still perhaps and out of desperation.
Nigeria's main opposition party accused the government of playing politics with Boko Haram, as it held its first major election rally.
A first real victory comes out of the beleaguered northeast as the armed civilian forces of Rabih Azzubair Ibn Fadlallah have been reported to have liberated Maiha.
The National Association of Nigerian Students demanded an end to the indiscriminate massacre of Nigerians, especially students, by the Boko Haram insurgents.
In an utter show of terrorism and dangerous treachery, the Nigerian police have been instructed by the Jonathan government to "screen" the vigilante groups.
Growing violence by extremists has forced more than 1.5 million Nigerians to flee their homes and is deepening an already dire humanitarian situation.
Nigerian senators demanded to hear testimony from top military brass before voting on a government request to extend emergency rule in the restive northeast.
Boko Haram is using female suicide bombers to sow wider panic and fear across the country as well as gain greater publicity for its cause.
A female suicide bomber set off an explosion Bauchi State killing 13 people and injuring 65, police said.
The army says it has recaptured and "secured" the town of Chibok, where militants abducted more than 200 schoolgirls in April.
A Nigerian-born U.S. Army Captain, Sunday Adebomi, said that war against Boko Haram could be won if President Goodluck Jonathan set aside his gentility.
The ongoing Boko Haram Islamic Terrorist Jihad campaign is a clear sessession from Nigeria.
Scores of Boko Haram fighters invaded two towns in Adamawa state after hunters and civilian vigilantes reportedly ousted them from a key town.
A military helicopter crashed and exploded on Thursday, killing all three crew on board in the northeast region of the country .
Boko Haram has seized the town of Chibok in Borno state from where 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped more than six months ago.
The United States hit back at allegations by the Nigerian ambassador of failing to help fight Boko Haram militants, saying there had been "a great deal" of US aid to his country.
Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger has condemned the Wednesday bomb blast that rocked the Federal College of Education, Kontagora in Niger State.
At least 10 people have been feared dead after a suspected suicide bombing at a Niger teaching college as students were sitting exams.
Gov. Babangida Aliyu of Niger said in Minna that the success of the 2015 general elections would depend largely on solving the security challenge in the northeast.
International condemnation trailed Monday’s suicide bomb attack at a government boarding school in Potiskum, Yobe, which reportedly killed several students and wounded others.
The death toll has risen to 49 after a suicide bomber disguised in a school uniform blew himself up at a boys' secondary school in Yobe State.
Yobe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam, has directed hospitals in Potiskum to provide free medical support to victims of the school attack.
It is disheartening in this our golden generation to have these crops of soldiers in our dear country where soldiers and their masters prefer to lie than to do the work that is round their neck.
The Yobe Government has closed down all public and private schools in the state, following Monday's suicide bomb attack on Government Science Secondary School, Potiskum.
Micheal Zenner, the German Ambassador to Nigeria, has expressed his country's readiness to support Nigeria in fighting terrorism and insurgency.
The members of the United Nations Security Council condemned the suicide bomb attack committed against the Government Science Technical School in Potiskum in Yobe State.
President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with the Government and people of Yobe State on the death of scores of students in a bomb attack in Potiskum.
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