The military capability of the militant herdsmen has become increasingly sophisticated.
If vigilantes are going to continue the fight against radical Islamists, they must operate within the law.
Two Emirs return to Borno State to celebratory crowds after being forced to flee by radical Islamists.
President Buhari's spokesman says the military will defeat the militant group by the end of December, despite continued attacks.
Buhari has consistently said he would not appoint the corrupt to his cabinet or his staff. Are his standards too high?
Chad and Niger military leaders pledge to fight "side by side" with Nigerian army against Boko Haram.
Buhari ahead with five states to go, but result could change with Niger Delta yet to declare.
There is still time for a reversal of fortunes, with some of President Goodluck Jonathan's big support bases in the oil-producing Niger Delta yet to report.
Opposition party rejects outcome in oil-rich state as closest presidential contest in a decade reaches climax.
PDP and APC parties are engaging in 'politics of the belly' to woo voters before tomorrow's poll.
The terror group has been forced out of all but three areas days ahead of delayed vote.
Two hundred vehicles transporting troops have entered northeastern Nigeria to take on the Islamist militants.
The government has been forced to pay oil marketers $158 million in order to re-start fuel deliveries.
APC leader to hold meetings with 'key members of the British establishment' to boost confidence.
Olusegun Obasanjo expresses concern president is "going for broke" to hold on to power.
He also said that the security reasons for the postponement of the election were 'flimsy'.
The second assault on the city in a week comes as regional powers rally against the terror group.