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Kogi, Nigeria

Report: Kidnapped chairman and secretary of the All Progressives Congress are released by abductors in Kogi, Nigeria - @SaharaReporters

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Nigeria

Nigeria's economy, Africa's largest, contracted 0.36% in the year's first quarter, per National Bureau of Statistics - Bloomberg News

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Delta, Nigeria

Source: Niger Delta militants bomb portion of Escravos pipeline in Delta State, Nigeria - The Cable

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Boko Haram attacks

Advocates cast doubt on Nigerian military's claim of 2nd Chibok schoolgirl rescued; says girl's name not on list of the missing - AFP

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian Army: A 2nd Chibok schoolgirl has been rescued 2 years after girls were seized by Boko Haram - BBC

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Boko Haram kidnaps Nigeria schoolgirls 2014

Chibok girl who was kidnapped by Boko Haram and found in Nigeria's northeast region has arrived at the presidential villa in Abuja to meet President Muhammadu Buhari, witness says - Reuters

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian schoolgirl rescued after 2 years with Boko Haram militants will meet with President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday - Reuters

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian Army: Rescued Chibok girl was found with a suspected Boko Haram fighter named Mohammed Hayatu, who said he was her 'husband' - @AlexSmithNBC

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian army admits the name it used for the suspected found Chibok girl was wrong, says she's called Amina Ali - @AlexSmithNBC

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Boko Haram attacks

Editor's note: Some of the details about the recovered Chibok girl, one of 276 kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in 2014, remain unclear. As NBC News notes, there are conflicting accounts as to her name and the circumstances of how she apparently left the captivity of the militant group. She was reported to have been found by Nigerian soldiers at Balle near Dambuwa. - Tom

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Boko Haram attacks

Chibok community leader: Boko Haram kidnap victim says 6 others have died, more than 200 who remain missing are in Sambisa forest - BBC News

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Boko Haram attacks

Nigerian army confirms Chibok schoolgirl found: statement - AFP

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Boko Haram kidnaps Nigeria schoolgirls 2014

Relatives say missing Chibok school girl found in Nigeria's Sambisa Forest was reunited with her mother Tuesday; is 'pregnant but suffering a trauma problem' - AP

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Boko Haram kidnaps Nigeria schoolgirls 2014

1 of the missing Chibok girls, captured by Boko Haram in 2014, found in Nigeria's Sambisa Forest, activists say - BBC

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Nigeria

Exxon Mobil expected to ramp up Nigeria's offshore crude output - Reuters

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Nigeria

Nigerian army says it has arrested members of the 'Niger Delta Avengers' suspected in oil pipeline attacks - Deutsche Welle

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Nigeria fuel protests

Nigeria's government is due to hold talks with powerful trade union movement in attempt to avert strike over huge hike in fuel prices - IB Times

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Nigeria

Nigeria's annual inflation jumps from 12.8% in March to 13.7% in April, the nation's statistics office says - Reuters

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Nigeria

Crude oil futures pare losses after report of an explosion at a Chevron facility in Nigeria - Reuters

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Nigeria

1 construction worker dies in Nigeria mall collapse - BBC

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