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Jonathan wins Nigeria party primary
Ruling party nominates incumbent for president amid allegations of vote rigging and intimidation.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2011 08:41 GMT
Nigerian party to pick candidate
Contest between Goodluck Jonathan and Atiku Abubakar highlights nation's faultlines in run-up to April election.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2011 09:37 GMT
Nigeria vows to hunt bomb suspects
President says government will "take all necessary action" to punish people behind blasts in Jos that killed dozens.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2010 06:17 GMT
Cheney faces Nigeria bribery charge
It stems from a case involving Halliburton during the time the former US vice-president was its chief executive.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2010 07:19 GMT
Nigeria ex-VP to seek presidency
Atiku Abubakar, former vice president, will compete against Goodluck Jonathan, the president, for ruling PDP nomination.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2010 19:08 GMT
Nigeria sets presidential poll date
Independent National Electoral Commission schedules presidential vote for January 22.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2010 19:02 GMT
Nigeria leaders seek poll annulment
Supreme court opens case that aims to get 2007 presidential vote outcome overturned.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2008 18:45 GMT
Nigeria court upholds poll results
Rivals vow to appeal court decision upholding Umaru Yar Adua's presidency.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2008 23:43 GMT
Court rules Nigeria poll was valid
Court dismisses petitions against Umaru Yar Adua's presidency.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2008 17:41 GMT
Nigerian VP 'able to stand in poll'
Supreme Court rules election commission ban on Atiku Abubakar was unlawful.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2007 13:48 GMT
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