President Goodluck Jonathan has announced his intentions to run for a second term to, once again, fight corruption and defeat Boko Haram.
Nigerian officials were tight-lipped about the scope of a probe into a fatal church building collapse in Lagos that killed 84 South Africans.
President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to investigate the cause of a building collapse, which has left at least 86 dead.
Discussions between Nigeria's military chiefs and the president over how to rescue schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram have reached a stalemate.
Africa's largest economy is expected to keep rates unchanged on Tuesday in the last meeting before a new central bank governor steps in.
Nigeria is wary of American aid, for fear the US military may gain a foothold in the country.
After Boko Haram posted a video offering to release kidnapped girls in exchange for prisoners, Nigeria says "the window of negotiation is still open".
The United Nations is demanding Boko Haram to immediately release the more than 200 girls, who are believed to still be within Nigeria's borders.
President Goodluck Jonathan says the kidnapping of schoolgirls by Boko Haram will mark a turning point in the battle against "terror" in the country.
Violence in Africa's largest economy has sparked fears of curbed investment.
Nigeria's telecoms regulator has cracked down on MTN's service levels, but the company says consumers will ultimately be the ones to pay.
Following Boko Haram's announcement that it's holding kidnapped schoolgirls as "slaves", international pressure has mounted to find and free them.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered top security chiefs and officials to secure the release of 223 schoolgirls abducted three weeks ago.
Boko Haram has released a video message in which it claims responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, that killed at least 75 people.
The South African government has sent its "deepest condolences" to Nigeria after a bomb blast in Abuja left more than 70 people dead.
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Gay activists, LGBT community members and the UN have warned that a Bill banning same-sex unions could legitimise homophobic violence in Nigeria.
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has approved a Bill banning gay marriage and same-sex partnerships.
Analysts have questioned whether Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan can claw back support ahead of elections next year.