Nigeria election 2019

Nigeria’s main opposition party PDP rejects result

Nigeria’s main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in Saturday’s fiercely contested election. PDP spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan told Report Focus that the results were totally unacceptable. He said the party was questioning the high numbers of votes
February 27, 2019

Muhammadu Buhari re-elected as Nigeria’s president

Officials declared early Wednesday that Muhammadu Buhari had won a second term as president of Africa’s most populous country, where voters rejected a corruption-stained candidate in favor of a leader who promised to continue a campaign to eliminate graft. The 76-year-old defeated
February 27, 2019

Nigeria election 2019: President Buhari wins in Lagos

Nigeria : Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is increasing his lead as the results of Saturday’s presidential elections are being announced. He is now 1.8 million votes ahead of his main rival Atiku Abubakar after the declaration of results from 20 states plus
February 26, 2019

A day after voting, Some polling units still open in Nigeria

Some polling stations remained open across Nigeria on Sunday, while votes were counted in Saturday’s presidential election, widely seen as a tight race between the president and a former vice president. Although voting was said to be peaceful in most areas of
February 24, 2019

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