Parents of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram describe their anguish, 100 days on.
Nobel prizewinner hits out at 'Boko Haramism' of Nigerian culture and the banalisation of graft.
Nigeria's military claims to have captured one of the group’s ringleaders – but the attacks continue unabated.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is talking tough, but attacks could result in hostages being killed.
Muslims and Christians in the volatile Nigerian city have closed ranks in the wake of deadly attacks intended to inflame religious tensions.
Terrorists are counting on sowing hatred in deeply divided places like the city of Jos, which has long been a flashpoint for ethnic tensions.
The Nigerian film board has delayed issuing a certificate for the film Half of Yellow Sun.
As rumours swirl about the missing Chibok pupils, soldiers say rescue plans are being leaked to rebels.
Nigeria's illegal miners have continued their quest for gold despite lead contamination affecting thousands.
Tunisia hopes the landscape that provided the backdrop to George Lucas's "Star Wars" films will again attract tourists as it inches towards democracy.