Chabad rabbi building '1st mikvah in West Africa'Chabad rabbi and Israeli company join forces to build ritual bath for Nigerian capital's growing Israeli Jewish community.
Jews in Nigeria celebrate a special PassoverUnique partnership enables six massive seders around the African nation for the first time ever, with rabbis flown in from the US.
Hassidim watch Fiddler on the Roof for first time45 years since iconic movie first released, Jew in the City website asks real-life hassidic Jews what they think.
Nigeria: At least 65 dead in Islamist attackBoko Haram bomb targets the community of Dalori, in northeastern Nigeria.
Nigerian gas explosion kills over 100Truck bearing butane cooking gas explodes near industrial gas plant on Christmas Eve.
Boko Haram forces 1 million children out of schoolUNICEF report reveals ongoing Boko Haram insurgency has closed thousands of schools in Nigeria and neighboring states.
World's deadliest terror group? It isn't ISISBoko Haram in Nigeria outpaces Islamic State 6,644 murders to 6,073, reveals new report.
Israeli Citizen Killed in NigeriaIsraeli man shot dead by assailants in failed abduction attempt. His identity has not yet been released.
Nigeria's 'Igbo Jews' Returning to Their RootsCould 30 million Nigerians have Jewish roots? Remy Ilona, a leader of Nigeria's Igbo 'Benei-Yisrael', says yes - and they're returning.
NY Court Sentences Al Qaeda Sympathizer to JailA Nigerian national was sentenced to 22 years in prison for helping Al Qaeda by a New York court.
African Jihadists Bomb Nigeria Church on SundayUnclaimed suicide bombing reminiscent of Boko Haram kills five, including priest, mother and her two children.
African Jihadists Gun Down 80 Muslims at PrayerISIS's Boko Haram strikes mosques in remote Nigerian town murdering praying Muslims, as Ramadan jihad heats up.
The West's "Ardent" Feminists Abandon Women to the CaliphNot a word has been uttered by feminists in the face of the horrible mistreatment of captured women by ISIS and other Islamist groups.
Nigerian Army Rescues 200 Girls from Boko HaramNigeria's army rescues 200 girls and 93 women during a military operation against Boko Haram Islamists.
Israel's Top Ally in Africa Loses in ElectionsGoodluck Jonathan, who revolutionized Israel ties, replaced by Muhammadu Buhari, Muslim former military ruler thought to have Islamist bent.
ISIS Accepts Boko Haram Pledge of Allegiance'Caliphate expands to West Africa,' ISIS spokesperson says in recording, after Nigerian terrorist group vows loyalty.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Pledges Allegiance to ISISLeader of Nigerian terrorist group, Abubakak Shekau, pledges allegiance to 'Islamic State' in new recording.
ISIS Fad: African Islamists Burn Civilians AliveAfter ISIS burns Jordanian pilot to death on camera, Boko Haram terrorists use their methods in massacring 90 civilians in Cameroon.
PA Blasts Nigeria for Abstaining at UNPalestinian Authority says Nigeria's abstention during a UN vote on Palestinian statehood as a "big disappointment".
Double Suicide Bombers Murder Over 60 in KenyaCrowded market in Maiduguri targeted by teenage Muslim girls with bombs, detonating one after the other.
Boko Haram Attack Kills At Least 45 in NigeriaAt least 45 people killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack in Borno state in northeast Nigeria. Death toll expected to rise.
Nigeria: 46 Killed in School Suicide BlastThe state government of Yobe has shut down all public schools. Boko Haram is the suspected culprit.
Nigerian Terror Group Kidnaps 30 More ChildrenHeavily armed Boko Haram gunmen invaded Mafa in Borno state Friday and Saturday and abducted 30 boys and girls, local leaders told media.
Explosion at Nigerian Bus Station Leaves 5 DeadAn explosion Wednesday near a bus station left five people dead and 12 more injured in northern Nigeria, police confirmed Thursday morning.
Nigeria Declared 'Ebola-Free'Nigeria has been declared officially free of Ebola virus after six weeks with no new cases, the World Health Organization says.
Boko Haram Suspected of Saturday's Deadly AttacksImmediately following reports of ceasefire and prisoner release, Boko Haram is believed to have struck again in 5 new attacks on villages.
African Dies Vomiting on Plane to New YorkNY congressman furious after officials dismiss Ebola after 'cursory' exam of passenger who died on flight from Nigeria.
Nigeria Says Girls Released, Retracts StatementNigeria's military says some of the schoolgirls abducted in April by Boko Haram group were freed, later says it was mistaken.
Nigeria: Israel's Staunchest African AllyHow booming trade, bilateral ties and strong diplomatic ties have made Nigeria Israel's strongest African ally. What does the future hold?
Ebola Scare Ruled Out in Tel Aviv SuburbDozens of patients asked to remain in Kfar Saba clinic after concerns raised that one patient may have contracted lethal virus in Nigeria.
Fears of Ebola in Jerusalem Ruled OutNigerian tourist hospitalized in Jerusalem has been released from isolation after tests for lethal virus return negative.
Tourist Under Isolation in Jerusalem; Ebola FearedDoctors say the chances of the tourist actually having the virus is low; test results to air Saturday night.
Nigeria: 60 Women and Girls Escape Boko HaramMore than 60 women and girls abducted last month by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria escape their captors.
Nigeria: 21 Dead in Terrorist AttackBomb hits a crowded shopping district in the Nigerian capital Abuja during rush hour, killing 21.
Nigeria: Boko Haram Kidnaps Another 90 WomenJihadi group abducts scores of women just months after kidnapping more than 200 schoolgirls.
Boko Haram Kidnaps 20 More Women in NigeriaTerrorist group 'on the rampage' in northeastern Nigeria - terrorizing villages as local government lags behind in fighting the terror.
EU Imposes Sanctions on Boko HaramEuropean Union sanctions on Boko Haram terrorist group include an arms embargo, asset freeze and travel ban.
Nigeria: 40 Dead in Attack on Soccer StadiumBomb attack targeting fans at a soccer match in Nigeria's restive northeast kills at least 40 people.
4 Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls EscapeFour of the Nigerian girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists last month have escaped.
Nigeria Knows Where Missing Schoolgirls AreNigeria's highest ranking military officer reveals the missing teenagers have been located.
Nigeria Won't Exchange Terrorists for Girls?Nigeria's President rules out the possibility of releasing terrorists in exchange for schoolgirls being held captive by Boko Haram.
Ex-Mossad Official: Nigeria Needs Foreign SupportIsrael urges Western countries to bolster Nigeria's military in the face of an onslaught of Islamist attacks.
Watch: Islamists Show Kidnapped Christian GirlsVideo is the first definitive proof of life since the nearly 300 girls were kidnapped. Islamists claim they have 'converted to Islam'.
Kidnapped Christian Schoolgirls Reportedly SpottedFifty of the 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Al Qaeda-linked terror group seen in Central African Republic, according to reports.
Bibi Promises To Help Nigeria Find Kidnapped GirlsNetanyahu tells Nigerian president he is willing to help with 300 schoolgirls kidnapped by Al Qaeda linked Boko Haram terror group.
'I Abducted Your Girls; I Will Sell Them By Allah'Leader of Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram says he will sell nearly 300 kidnapped Christian girls. 'Allah says I should sell!'
US Warns: Possible Terror Attack in NigeriaUS diplomats warned travelers away from Lagos Saturday, citing suspicions of terror attacks by Boko Haram.
Explosion at Bus Station in Nigeria Kills 71Officials scramble to determine the cause of the blast, but analysts suspect Al Qaeda-linked Boko Haram.
Barbarian Nigerian Islamists Murder 59 StudentsIslamist group Boko Haram shot and burned to death 59 pupils in a boarding school in north-east Nigeria.
100 Said Dead in Islamist Atrocity in NigeriaMore than 50 gunmen killed dozens at a village in Borno state, others set a church on fire in Adamwa.
Nigeria: Gay Relationships Incur 14-Year SentenceHomosexual relationships were already illegal in the African country; new law ups punishment for homosexuals and their supporters.
Nigerian Court Clears Suspected Hezbollah MembersHezbollah "is not an international terrorist organization in Nigeria", says judge in clearing three of terrorism charges.
Nigeria Islamist Group Seizing Women As SlavesBoko Haram systemically kidnaps Christian women as slaves, child brides, amid fears of Christian-Muslim civil war.
Netanyahu: Iran Talks Allow It to EnrichPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu meets Nigerian President, calls for increased security cooperation between the two countries.
Nigeria and Israel Sign Agreement: Direct FlightsNigeria and Israel have reportedly signed an agreement allowing direct flights between both countries.
Islamists Massacre 50 Students at Nigerian SchoolTerrorists gun down at least 50 students in their sleep, the latest attack in Nigeria's restive northern province.
Nigeria: 2 Charged with Assisting Iranian CellNigeria has charged two citizens with assisting an Iranian terrorist cell in planning possible attacks on Israeli targets.