Muslims gather for peace in Nigeria
25 May 2014 Last updated at 21:26 BST
A special day of prayers has been held in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, organised by Muslim leader the Sultan of Sokoto.
Meanwhile, there are daily reports of attacks on villages in the north-east by Boko Haram and no news to suggest the 200 kidnapped schoolgirls will be reunited with their families.
Will Ross reports from Abuja.