Nigeria is struggling with its first recession in 25 years and critics say Buhari was slow to respond to the crisis.
Continued strikes in Nigeria's health care sector has meant that many patients go without much-needed care.
The Nigerian government on Thursday announced that Boko Haram had released 21 of the more than 200 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped in 2014.
The statement did not explicitly say whether the Nigerian army considered the man in the video to be Shekau.
There is no justification for such a policy in Lagos. Policies should be founded on research and evidence-based practices
Putting a spin on English and Nigerian folk songs has helped preserve the heritage for the diaspora community.
Unicef reckons 4.5-million people need assistance, one million in danger of extreme malnutrition.
Buhari says his administration would be willing to conduct talks with the help of mediators if insurgents do not wish to deal with government directly
Details emerging from Nigeria point to senior Boko Haram officials killed, and their leader seriously wounded, but the claim hasn't ruffled the group.
The problems reflect deep-seated issues. Local communities complain of pollution, a lack of opportunities and an insufficient share of petro dollars.
Armed group wants Nigerian government to release their fighters from prison.
Evidence of widespread money laundering reveals how illegal activity is bleeding Nigeria’s coffers.
Africa’s biggest economy is set to enter a recession—and the president could soon run out of goodwill
There had been strong speculation of a more flexible rate of exchange, which would have been seen as Buhari climbing down.
‘Exiting Nigeria is a very big decision and would not be taken lightly,’ airline country chief says as currency controls bite carriers.
The last flight will be June 30, after which Delta Air Lines will be the only major US carrier flying to Africa. It was coming, and more could follow.
Africa's biggest economy is reeling from the slump in global oil prices
Country's biggest ever spending plan it meant to wean it off oil, but lawmakers had held it up following glaring errors.
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