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Nigerian president takes huge lead in vote

Nigerian president takes huge lead in vote

ABUJA, Nigeria – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan took a nearly insurmountable lead Sunday in the election to lead the oil-rich nation, though fragmented returns suggested the Christian incumbent faced strong opposition from the country’s Muslim north. Meanwhile, authorities in the vice president’s northern Nigerian hometown said that eight people had been wounded in a bomb […]

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Massive corruption using state funds reported in Nigerian presidential race

Massive corruption using state funds reported in Nigerian presidential race

By Global Information System The corruption of the Nigerian political process is now in full swing: major payments are now being made to each of the delegates of the political parties, particularly the overwhelmingly large ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who decide the primary elections which then select the party candidate for the presidential elections […]