President-elect Muhammadu Buhari prepares to attend swearing-in ceremony in Abuja, amid tight security in the capital.
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by Azad Essa and Khadija Patel
Politics25 Apr 2015 19:53 GMT
Ambassador's summoning is latest sign of growing discontent at South Africa's handling of deadly xenophobic violence.
Africa18 Apr 2015 06:49 GMT
Muhammadu Buhari's historic win has prompted talks of an 'African Spring'.
Politics11 Apr 2015 21:24 GMT
One police officer killed in southern Rivers state as Nigerians elect 29 governors and representatives from 36 states.
Inside Story01 Apr 2015 22:48 GMT
President-elect Muhammadu Buhari hails new era of change and belief in a better future.
Politics01 Apr 2015 08:08 GMT
This may well be the first Nigerian election where issues trump allegiances.
Africa01 Apr 2015 07:48 GMT
Buhari is the first man to overthrow - by the ballot - a sitting Nigerian president.
Nigeria Decides28 Mar 2015 11:37 GMT
The incumbent, Goodluck Jonathan, is facing a strong challenge from Muhammadu Buhari. Here is some background on them.
Politics28 Mar 2015 07:35 GMT
This may well be Nigeria's closest presidential election ever.
Inside Story27 Mar 2015 22:25 GMT
Security dominates main candidates’ campaigns amid voter concerns about corruption and the economy.
Nigeria Decides26 Mar 2015 14:35 GMT
More than 800 people were killed and 65,000 displaced in religion-based election violence in 2011 in the central city.
Politics19 Mar 2015 07:01 GMT
Boko Haram is a key variable that will determine the outcome of Nigeria's election.
War & Conflict17 Mar 2015 20:50 GMT
National security spokesperson claims "significant strategic military successes" against the group in recent weeks.
War & Conflict14 Mar 2015 04:08 GMT
Government says foreign contractors provide training and technical support in fight against Boko Haram.
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