June 3, 2012: Plane crashes in Lagos, Nigeria
The deadly crash killed all 153 on board, and caused more ground casualties.
EU pledges nearly $160 million to support northeast Nigeria
EU pledges nearly $160 million to support northeast Nigeria state devastated by Boko Haram
Nigeria army says it killed Boko Haram leader, frees 9 kids
A Nigerian official says a top Boko Haram commander was among many insurgents killed Sunday as soldiers battled to rescue 9 children being trained at a secret camp
82 released Chibok schoolgirls meet Nigeria's president
Video shows 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram after 3 years in captivity meet with Nigeria's president.
82 Nigerian schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram arrive in nation's capital
Dozens of Nigerian school girls are now free after a three year hostage ordeal. A Nigerian government official says extremist group focal around released 82 girls in exchange for the release of five vocal Barack commanders. The toy fourteen kidnapping of 276. Girls made international headlines and
82 freed Nigerian schoolgirls arrive in nation's capital
Three years after close to 300 Nigerian school girls were abducted by Boko Haram , several dozen who are newly freed arrived in their nation's capital to meet the president. An advocacy group, #BringBackOurGirls, that has been working toward their rescue said it is "exceedingly delighted" at the
Nigeria marks 3 years since 276 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram
It’s been three years since Boko Haram militants ambushed the small Nigerian town of Chibok in the middle of the night and abducted 276 schoolgirls before vanishing into the forest. Some of the girls managed to escape, while others were later freed. But the fate of nearly 200 still remains unknown.
Deaths Mounting After 'Accidental Bombing' of Nigerian Refugee Camp
The death toll continues to rise from Tuesday's airstrike on a refugee camp in northeast Nigeria, which the country has called a "regrettable operational mistake." The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement said today at least six of its volunteers were among those killed and 13 others