Nigeria to hold presidential vote on February 14, 2015

Nigeria is to hold its next presidential election on February 14, 2015, the electoral agency said Friday, with incumbent head of state Goodluck Jonathan expected to seek a second term.

Nigerian President`s state votes amid security

Nigeria`s 36 state governors are some of the most powerful politicians in Africa`s most populous nation.

Nigeria’s PDP wins vote in violence-hit north

Incumbent Governor Murtala Nyako won 44 percent of the vote to beat his opposition rival, Markus Gundiri, who got 35 percent.