Nigeria Elections

President Buhari warns of crackdown on vote-riggers

NIGERIA: President Muhammadu Buhari says he has ordered the police and military to be “ruthless” with anyone who tries to rig rescheduled presidential and parliamentary elections. People who attempted to steal or destroy ballot boxes and voting material would do so “at
February 18, 2019

Police find 66 bodies in Nigeria’s northwest ahead of polls

Authorities in northwest Nigeria on Friday said police had discovered the bodies of 66 people, including women and children, in an area known for ethnic and religious clashes. Security forces have made arrests, state governor Nasir El-Rufai said. “Security agencies today reported
February 15, 2019

BREAKING: President Buhari addresses Nigerians today

NIGERIA : Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening at 7pm will make a nationwide broadcast to the nation, ahead of the 16 February presidential and National Assembly elections. “All television, radio stations and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook
February 14, 2019

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