Boko Haram Takes 'Control' of Nigeria Town

Updated: Tue 22 Jul, 04:16 am

The militant group Boko Haram have reportedly taken control of Damboa town in Borno State,  killing at least 100 people. read more »

Nigerians Reject Loan to Fight Boko Haram

Updated: Mon 21 Jul, 04:41 pm

Citizens across the country have rejected President Goodluck Jonathan's request to the National Assembly for approval of a U.S. $1 billion loan to fight insurgency. read more »

Arrest of Nigeria's Former Education Minister

Updated: Tue 22 Jul, 05:09 am

Oby Ezekwesili, the former minister of education, has been detained by security operatives as she was about to board an early morning flight to London. read more »