Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 17:36
Suicide car bombers attacked the offices of a Nigerian subsidiary of Indian telecom major Bharti Airtel in the volatile city of Kano besides that of South African firm MTN, killing at least four.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 22:03
Suspected members of Islamic radical sect Boko Haram used explosives to set on fire two telecom towers, a police station and a school in Nigeria`s northern city of Fika.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 20:20
Gunmen attacked a village in Nigeria`s northern Zamfara state, killing at least 21 people in what authorities suspect to be armed robbery raid.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 13:16
A curfew was imposed in a northern Nigerian city where at least 31 people have been killed since Thursday in attacks by a radical Islamic sect Boko Haram and an ensuing crackdown by the military.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 20, 2012, 21:43
Boko Haram wants to install an Islamic caliphate in northern Nigeria though the region has a large number of Christians who are in the minority.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 23:27
A radical Islamist sect that has attacked mosques, churches, schools and government buildings at will in Nigeria appears to have added a new target for its violence: mobile phone towers.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 16, 2012, 10:12
The deaths continue a spate of attacks by the sect known as Boko Haram and reprisals by security officials.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 23:52
An eyewitness said that the attack took place at a check point in Gubi village along Bauchi-Kano road.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 10, 2012, 18:56
Islamic fundamentalist group Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for such attacks in the past.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 05, 2012, 23:52
Separate attacks in northeast Nigeria targeting a village and a wedding party killed at least eight people in a region that remains under near-daily assault by a radical Islamist sect.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 22:27
The United States warned its citizens in Nigeria on Wednesday that Islamist militant group Boko Haram might be planning attacks on the capital Abuja.
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