The six-year insurgency has internally displaced more than 2 million Nigerians.
The army has a December deadline to reclaim all Boko Haram-held territory.
The Nigerian president has remained quiet on an upsurge in pro-Biafran protests.
Hassan John is a Christian pastor in Jos, central Nigeria. Boko Haram wants him dead.
Thousands of Nigerians have protested for the release of pro-Biafran activists and an independent state.
The government has said it cannot guarantee all attacks will stop by the New Year.
A million people died during the 1960s Nigerian civil war fought over an independent Biafra.
The Chinese president is co-chairing a regional summit in Johannesburg on relations with Africa
Sambo Dasuki allegedly awarded phantom contracts for arms to fight the Nigerian militant group.
Militants attack Muslims in Kano
President Buhari's spokesman says the military will defeat the militant group by the end of December, despite continued attacks.
Nigeria's Boko Haram ahead of #ISIS as world's deadliest militant group, according to new study.
The explosions came a day after a blast in the northeastern city of Yola killed 32 people and wounded 80 others.
A bomb blast has gone off in a mobile phone market in Kano
The president's team needs to tackle economic stagnation, endemic corruption and the threat of Boko Haram
Can Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari fulfill his pledge to defeat the deadly Islamist group by the end of the year?
There is no indication any of the hostages were the Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped last year.
Approximately 90 U.S. military personnel have already arrived in Cameroon, the White House says.
Buhari has consistently said he would not appoint the corrupt to his cabinet or his staff. Are his standards too high?
The Nigerian terror group has forced half a million children to flee in the last five months alone.
The U.S. cannot legally help the country's troops because they are considered to violate human rights with impunity.
U.S. officials have said they are willing to send military trainers to help Nigeria counter a six-year-old northern insurgency by the Boko Haram Islamist movement.
The newly-elected Nigerian president says he will restore financial "sanity" back to the country
The new 'Sexual Offenses Bill' is expected to be passed in Nigeria's House of Representatives Wednesday.
The military denies allegations that torture, overcrowding and starvation led to deaths of 8,000 people.
The incoming president is to launch probe into corruption claims of former governor of Central Bank.