At least four people have been killed, and a further 18 injured, following multiple blasts at camps for people who have fled Boko Haram, in northeastern Nigeria.
At least people have been killed, following an ongoing ethnic violence between villagers and semi-nomadic herders, over grazing land and water, in central Nigeria.
At least seven soldiers have been killed, and a further 19 wounded, following an ambush by Boko Haram militants in northeastern Nigeria.
At least five people, including a UN contractor, have been killed, and several others wounded, following an attack by an armed group on a UN technical team working along the Nigeria-Cameroon border.
At least 50 people have been killed, and a further 120 injured, after a Nigerian air force jet accidentally carried out an airstrike on a refugee camp in northeastern Nigeria.
At least two people, reportedly a professor and a child, have been killed, following three suicide bombings, at a university in northeastern Nigeria.
At least seven people, reportedly five students and two staff, have been kidnapped by gunmen from an international school in southern Nigeria.
Around 800 migrants were rescued from poor quality vessels in the Mediterranean, the Italian coastguard has said.
At least three people have been killed, and a further 17 wounded, following two suicide bombings, reportedly by young girls, in northeastern Nigeria.
At least 60 people have been killed, after the roof of a church collapsed during the ordination of a bishop, in Nigeria.