Africa

Death toll in last week's Nigeria attack doubles to 130

Security forces find dozens of bodies following gunmen's attack in Kaduna state, doubling the initial death toll.

Death toll in last week's Nigeria attack doubles to 130

Nigeria

Nigerians lament election delays - and the costs

Nigerians say vote postponement has hit them financially and forced some to change well-laid plans.

Nigerians lament election delays - and the costs

Nigeria

Nigeria's president: Disrupt vote at the 'expense of your life'

Muhammadu Buhari also questions election delay calling for an investigation into the electoral commission's decision.

Nigeria's president: Disrupt vote at the 'expense of your life'

Opinion

Why can't Nigeria get its election timetable right?

It was not just bad weather and arson that delayed the Nigerian election.

Fisayo Soyombo

by Fisayo Soyombo

Fisayo Soyombo

Africa

Religious unrest key concern in run-up to Nigeria election

Religious violence between Christians and Muslims under spotlight after authorities find bodies of 66 people killed.

Africa

Economic fears mount over Nigeria election delay

Some of Nigeria's leading presidential candidates have condemned the decision to postpone elections by a week.

Africa

Nigeria election: Disappointment and anger over poll delay

Frustration over delayed elections in Nigeria as questions are raised over how much it will cost the country.

Interactive

How different voting systems work around the world

Nearly two billion voters in 52 countries around the world will head to the polls this year to elect their leaders.

How different voting systems work around the world

Nigeria

Nigeria electoral commission: Polls delayed by transport problems

Postponement of presidential poll prompts concerns among opposition politicians, supporters over possible rigging.

Nigeria

Eight killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

The attack comes hours before the electoral commission announced the postponement of Nigeria elections.

Eight killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Counting the Cost

Young and unemployed in Nigeria

Why joblessness is such a huge problem in Africa's most populous nation.

Africa

Nigeria elections 2019: All you need to know

A total of 91 political parties are participating in general elections in Africa's largest democracy.

Nigeria elections 2019: All you need to know

Nigeria

Nigeria elections postponed by a week

Electoral commission made the move hours before millions of Nigerians were to start voting in the presidential election.

Nigeria elections postponed by a week

Nigeria

'Tired of people taking us for a ride': Nigeria readies to vote

On the eve of Nigeria's presidential election, voters speak to Al Jazeera about which way they'll vote, and why.

'Tired of people taking us for a ride': Nigeria readies to vote

Nigeria

Gunmen kill 66 in Nigeria's Kaduna state ahead of vote

Killings in northwestern Nigeria announced just hours before polls open for the country's presidential election.

Gunmen kill 66 in Nigeria's Kaduna state ahead of vote