- Governor: Boko Haram kills 56 in remote part of Borno State Updated: Aug-30-15 9:58 pm
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaign
- Togo refugees: On the run for 10 years, no peace in sight Updated: Aug-18-15 11:25 am
LAGOS, Nigeria - Asylum seekers who fled political violence in Togo 10 years ago are now seeking refuge in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital.
- Rescuers pull 2 bodies from lagoon in Nigeria chopper crash Updated: Aug-13-15 4:34 pm
LAGOS, Nigeria - Rescuers pulled bodies of two crew members from the water Thursday, with an Oklahoma man among six killed when a helicopter flying from an offshore oil rig plunged into a lagoon in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos.
- Meningitis epidemic threat in West Africa, but few vaccines Updated: Aug-07-15 11:10 am
LAGOS, Nigeria - International health officials are scrambling, without much success, to find meningitis C vaccines as an outbreak of the child-killing disease threatens to balloon into an epidemic.