The number of deaths caused by terrorism increased more than sevenfold in developed countries in 2015, as attacks orchestrated or inspired by the extremist group Islamic State spread across the...
At least 14 million people affected by Boko Haram's Islamist insurgency in north-eastern Nigeria will require urgent humanitarian assistance by next year, the United Nations said Tuesday.
Two hundred children could die every day from hunger in north-eastern Nigeria where Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram is wreaking havoc, charity Save the Children said Monday.
Nigerian soldiers on Friday fired at three female would-be suicide bombers, the explosives of two of whom went off, killing all three of them, police said.
Soldiers rescued 85 people, mainly women and children, when clearing camps used by Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria, an army spokesman said Sunday.
Soldiers rescued another one of more than 200 Nigerian girls kidnapped by Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram from a school in Chibok in 2014, an army spokesman said Saturday.
At least nine people were killed and 20 others injured Saturday during a suicide bomb attack on a refugee camp in north-eastern Nigeria, a local official said.
Twenty-one of more than 200 Nigerian girls kidnapped by Boko Haram from a school in Chibok in 2014 have been released after negotiations brokered by the Red Cross and Switzerland.
Twenty-two soldiers have been killed in an attack on a camp of Malian refugees in Niger, the government said Friday.
Twenty-six people were killed when soldiers clashed with members of Islamist militant group Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria, an army spokesman said Sunday.
Seventeen people are dead after a clash between Nigerian soldiers and members of Islamist militant group Boko Haram in the country's north-east, an army spokesman said Friday.
Soldiers rescued 43 cattle farmers abducted by Islamist militant group Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria, an army spokesman said Monday.
U2 singer and African activist Bono says he came face-to-face with victims of Boko Haram Islamist extremists on a recent trip to Nigeria.
The Nigerian government was willing to negotiate the release of more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram through a foreign intermediary, President Muhammadu Buhari...
The leader of Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram has been “fatally wounded” in an airstrike, the Nigerian military said Tuesday as US Secretary of State John Kerry began a two-day visit to the...