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Nigerians vote in presidential poll
Early results suggest close race between incumbent President Jonathan and former military ruler Buhari.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 18:01 GMT
Nigerians voting for new president
Violence reported in Maiduguri as polls open in election expected to be won by incumbent Goodluck Jonathan.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 09:43 GMT
Nigeria to vote in crucial presidential poll
Goodluck Jonathan, the current incumbent, expected to win as opposition leaders fail to unite.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 02:24 GMT
Country Profile: Nigeria
Africa's most populous country has had a chequered history since gaining independence from Britain in 1960.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 12:41 GMT
Nigerian opposition fails to agree vote pact
Nigeria's main opposition parties fail in efforts to forge alliance aimed at unseating president Goodluck Jonathan.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 17:43 GMT
Nigeria ruling party loses political ground
Emerging poll results show party of President Goodluck Jonathan with weakened grip on parliament.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2011 18:59 GMT
Vote counting under way in Nigeria
Voters say voting in parliamentary polls went generally well despite initial fears of violence and logistical problems.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 22:25 GMT
Nigeria hit by second blast as polls continue
Official says bomb went off near the city of Maiduguri and caused casualties hours after a deadly blast on election eve.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 12:09 GMT
Nigeria elections postponed for second time
Vote now scheduled to take place on April 9, electoral commission says, following logistical problems.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 18:58 GMT
Nigeria parliamentary vote aborted
Officials say decision to postpone election to Monday taken after materials failed to reach some polling stations.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 12:15 GMT
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