Gunmen kill 2 Chinese workers in northeast Nigeria

Gunmen have shot dead two Chinese construction workers in northeast Nigeria, a region under assault by a radical Islamist sect.

Alleged member of Nigeria sect makes peace offer

An alleged member of the radical Islamist sect Boko Haram has set conditions for peace talks with Nigeria`s government.

`Boko Haram leader arrested in senator`s home`

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.