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Nigeria's National Security Advisor Sambo Dasuki listens to a question after his address at Chatham House in London, January 22, 2015. Nigeria should delay elections planned for next month to give organizers more time to distribute millions of biometric ID cards to voters, the National Security Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan said on Thursday. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) insists no need for vote delay

Nigeria’s National Security Advisor Sambo Dasuki listens to a question after his address at Chatham House in London, January 22, 2015. Nigeria…

Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan moves to postpone elections

President Goodluck Jonathan backed down from an attempt to delay’s Nigeria’s Feb. 14 election, avoiding a political standoff in Africa’s largest democracy.

Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola (Right) with Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan. Photo Credit: Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters

Nigeria: High stakes in key states vote

As partisan, personal and religious rivalries grow, the two main parties are heading towards state elections that will be as closely fought as the presidential vote.

Muhammadu Buhari, Presidential Candidate of Nigeria's All Progressive Congress (APC)

Will Muhammadu Buhari be Nigeria's next president?

For the first time in Nigeria’s 16 years of democracy, there is real chance that the president could be someone other than the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).