Nigerian elections - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Nigerian elections


Obama praises Nigeria's president for conceding defeat

Apr 01, 2015 - 9:50 PM

After an often bitter campaign that included highly charged rhetoric on both sides Buhari says he plans to meet with Jonathan soon to plan the transition

Boko Haram will not threaten Nigeria vote: election chief

Oct 16, 2014 - 9:08 PM

Nigeria can hold elections in February even if Boko Haram violence makes voting impossible in parts of the northeast

A screengrab taken on August 24, 2014 from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram and obtained by AFP shows alleged members of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram during fighting at an undisclosed location. AFP PHOTO/BOKO HARAM