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Health officials said the type of meningitis C strain responsible for the latest outbreak was not common in Nigeria.
05 Apr 2017 2:26 PM
The police said that this was the latest violence linked to grazing rights disputes.
21 Mar 2017 8:09 PM
A multinational force has been fighting Boko Haram extremists in the Lake Chad region amid one of Africa's largest humanitarian crises.
21 Mar 2017 4:26 PM
However, the state-run Nigerian News Agency reported that up to 200 people could have been killed.
11 Dec 2016 8:06 AM
Twenty-one of the over 200 missing Chibok schoolgirls freed after being held by Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamists for more than two years on Sunday spoke of their ordeal as they were reunited with their
18 Oct 2016 6:48 AM
The grab from YouTube shows a Boko Haram member at an undisclosed location with girls kidnapped from Chibok in April 2014. (Photo: AFP)
14 Oct 2016 5:52 AM
Having been kidnapped by Boko Haram, held for almost a year, and raped by several militants, 28-year-old Aisha Umar could have been forgiven for believing her ordeal was over when she escaped and retu
05 Jul 2016 11:35 PM
When German e-commerce investor Rocket Internet launched Jumia in 2012 as a would-be African Amazon, it was optimistic that a rapidly expanding middle class would quickly shift from street markets to
30 Jun 2016 12:42 AM
A self-defence civilian fighter who escorted the detainees says they said many more want to surrender.
02 Mar 2016 4:28 PM
Photos show modest camp with shelters made of logs and thatched grass and shacks constructed with rusted corrugated steel.
19 Feb 2016 1:34 PM