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Jonathan set for landslide in Nigerian vote
Preliminary results point to new term for incumbent president as main rival fails in bid to force runoff vote.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2011 17:44 GMT
Nigeria poll points to north-south divide
Incumbent president leads in Christian south while his main rival is ahead in Muslim north as counting is under way.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2011 12:13 GMT
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 group threatens attacks
Rebel group says it will commit attacks on anniversary of president's inauguration.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2008 14:51 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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