| Jul 7, 2014
Last month, The Washington Post published an op-ed by Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan answering criticism of his response to the kidnapping of hundreds of schoolgirls by the group Boko Haram. This is what Jonathan should have written.
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:33 AM
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Un suicida atentó contra los devotos de una mezquita en un pueblo del noroeste de Nigeria matando a cinco personas e hiriendo a decenas, dijo una fuente de las autoridades de seguridad el sábado, en una zona en la que los...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:41 PM
MAIDUGURI Nigeria (Reuters) - Una bomba oculta en una camioneta que transportaba carbón explotó el martes en un concurrido mercado en el noreste de Nigeria, dejando al menos 20 muertos, en el último ataque presuntamente cometido por insurgentes...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Monday's World Cup double dip features a pair of European powers (France, Germany) against West African nations with similar sounding names (Nigeria, Algeria).
The opener, which includes a pinch of Americana, could be a showcase for France, just four...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 3:50 PM
FRANCE VS. NIGERIA
Where: Brasilia. Time: 9 a.m. PDT.
TV: ESPN, Univision.
The buzz: France had little trouble in its group, but it hasn't faced an attack with the speed or power of Nigeria, led by Ahmed Musa, Peter Odemwingie and Emmanuel Emenike....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 10:08 PM
In Iraq, an al Qaeda splinter group is threatening Baghdad after seizing control of two cities. In Pakistan, the Taliban attacked a major airport twice in one week. And in Nigeria, the Islamist militant group Boko Haram was blamed for another mass...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:13 AM
El ex presidente de Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo dijo a los medios que algunas de las estudiantes nigerianas secuestradas por el grupo militante Boko Haram en abril podrían no volver nunca, en los comentarios más pesimistas hasta la fecha de parte de un...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Suspected Islamist Boko Haram militants have kidnapped up to 30 women from nomadic settlements in Nigeria's northeast, close to where the group abducted more than 200 schoolgirls, residents and Nigerian media said.
Villagers from Chibok, where the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Gunmen abducted 20 women from a remote settlement in northeastern Nigeria as 272 schoolgirls kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram continued to languish in captivity, according to news reports Monday.
The latest abductions follow dozens of...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:24 PM
The Obama administration will send military, intelligence and law enforcement advisors to Nigeria to help the beleaguered government find and rescue more than 270 teenage girls who were abducted by the Boko Haram terrorist group last month, the White...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Obama administration plans to send a team of advisors to help Nigerian officials rescue scores of girls abducted from a boarding school last month or negotiate their release, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said Tuesday.
| May 7, 2014
| 1:13 PM
It’s a nasty business, this abduction of 270 teenage girls in Nigeria by the Boko Haram terrorist group. But should dealing with these terrorists be our business too?
The White House said Tuesday that it was, at least a little bit. The U.S. is...