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The government says 279 schoolgirls kidnapped in northwest Zamfara state have been released. Gunmen took them from a state run school on Friday. It is the latest of a series of abductions in the region. Al Jazeera’s Ahmed Idris joins…

Families in northwest Nigeria’s Zamfara state are desperately waiting for news of more than 300 schoolgirls who were taken by gunmen from a government school on Friday, the latest in a series of mass school abductions to hit the country.…

A rescue operation is under way in central Nigeria, where gunmen have kidnapped a group of at least 27 students from a secondary school in Niger state, according to officials. One student was shot and killed in the attack on…

Nigerian President Mohammadu Buhari has replaced his top military commanders after months of pressure over the worsening security situation in the country. The Senate demanded the chiefs be sacked in July after hundreds of people were killed in attacks. Buhari…