The attacks and deadly retaliation are threatening to eclipse Boko Haram as the top security issue leading into next year's election, analysts have warned.
"The grand corruption of our recent past saw tens of billions of dollars frittered away on fraudulent oil deals and bogus military contracts."
Nigeria has just emerged from a tough recession, but brighter days lie ahead for Africa’s economic powerhouse.
Nigeria’s former first lady has accused the Buhari administration of overseeing a “witch hunt” against her and her husband.
Nigeria’s first democratically-elected president says that the country cannot afford another war.
The country’s vice president slammed health tourism just days after Buhari returned from a three-month medical break in the U.K.
Buhari is keen to crush dreams of an independent state of Biafra. But the dreamers aren’t going quietly.
Muhammadu Buhari had been in the U.K. on sick leave since May 7.
Police don't believe Islamist militant group Boko Haram to be behind the attack that killed 11 people.
Buhari has been away for two months. Is his vice president, Yemi Osinbajo, preparing to succeed him?
Nigeria’s president has been absent for more than three months in 2017, but his wife says that he will soon make a strong return.
Buhari has been on medical leave for a total of 14 weeks in 2017, and Nigerians are not satisfied.
Ethnic tensions are boiling over in Nigeria. They did that before, and more than 1 million people died as a result.
The ISIS-linked group, while holding less territory, has remained a deadly rival to the country’s government.
Ethnic tensions have been on the rise after a northern Nigerian group called for the expulsion of Igbos, an ethnic group that made up the majority of the population of Biafra.
The rights group claimed that nine senior commanders had overseen torture and abuses that led to some 8,000 deaths.
Eighteen charges of non-declaration of assets against Saraki, the head of Nigeria’s senate, were dismissed after almost two years of legal wrangling.
Yemi Osinbajo called for an end to incitement after a call for ethnic cleansing that evoked the Biafran war, in which 1 million people were killed.
The West African country has been in recession since mid-2016.
A coalition of northern Nigerian groups called for the expulsion of Igbos, an ethnic group that largely supported the Biafran side in the 1960s civil war.
Muhammadu Buhari has been out of the country for almost three months in 2017 as Nigeria battles recession and insurgency.
Nigeria’s trade minister says the country could be a springboard for U.S. businesses in Africa, predicting good relations under President Trump.
The government is yet to secure a high-profile conviction for graft.
Sixty people were killed during last year’s protests to mark the anniversary of Biafran independence, according to the rights group.
Christian pastor Yemi Osinbajo is Nigeria’s acting president while Muhammadu Buhari is on sick leave.
A Nigerian governor planned to shut all IDP camps in his state by June, but 1.4 million people remain displaced by the Islamist insurgency.