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Wednesday, 04-01-15, 9:18Buhari's Victory in Nigerian Election Has Global Significance[The Conversation] Muhammadu Buhari's convincing defeat of incumbent Goodluck Jonathan in the Nigerian presidential election is an event of global significance. To his credit, President Jonathan promptly conceded defeat, thereby discouraging any attempt to impede the transfer of power. read more...
Wednesday, 04-01-15, 5:46Obasanjo's Advice to President-Elect Buhari[Daily Trust] Abeokuta -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has congratulated Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress (APC) after he defeated incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan in last Saturday's election. read more...
Tuesday, 03-31-15, 11:06Sensing Defeat, Ruling Party Moves to Frustrate Results Announcement[Premium Times] Officials of Nigeria's ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday moved to frustrate the further announcement of presidential results. read more...
Tuesday, 03-31-15, 10:08Buhari on Hard-Won Path to Historic Victory[Premium Times] ?Barring any last-minute invalidation of votes, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress is projected to win Saturday's presidential election. read more...
Tuesday, 03-31-15, 5:52Women Held By Boko Haram in Gwoza Freed - Army[Premium Times] A number of women, the elderly and children who were locked up by fleeing terrorists in Gwoza have been freed by troops as cordon and search along with mopping up operations continue in the town, the Nigerian military has said. read more...
Monday, 03-30-15, 10:29Ruling Party Claims Lead in 23 States #NigeriaDecides[Independent (Lagos)] Abeokuta -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Sunday, claimed it was coasting to victory, going by the results of Saturday's Presidential election at its disposal, showing that it has won convincingly in 23 states. read more...
Monday, 03-30-15, 8:52'Aso Rock Result Shows People Are Frustrated'[Leadership] Lagos -Deputy Director- General of the Senator Ibikunle Amosun 2015 Campaign Organisation (SIACO), Asiwaju Bisi Adegbuyi has said the result of Saturday's polls in the polling units at the Presidential Villa, Abuja has shown that those working for President Goodluck Jonathan are frustrated with his administration and are eager for him to leave by May 2015. read more...
Sunday, 03-29-15, 5:48Gunmen Open Fire on Voters[Leadership] At least 38 people were killed in bomb and shooting incidents in Gombe, Borno and Rivers states yesterday. read more...
Saturday, 03-28-15, 20:34Expect Poll Results On Monday - Election Chief[Leadership] Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, yesterday disclosed that the results of today's presidential and National Assembly elections will be declared within 48 hours. read more...
Saturday, 03-28-15, 14:26Why Nigeria's Election Matters for Africa[African Arguments] This week's election in Nigeria is the most important African event of the decade. The 'Africa Rising' story can only continue if the continent's biggest economy is stable and its rulers can transform the lives of its 174 million people, as well as the region and the entire continent. read more...

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