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VIDEO: Left voteless by Boko Haram

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Many of the people made homeless by Boko Haram will be unable to vote in the elections, reports the BBC's Abdullahi Kaura Abubakar.

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Nigeria’s unpredictable election

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

But Nigeria poll remains too close to call

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Enyeama milestone spoiled by Uganda

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Uganda sour Enyeama's 100th cap for Nigeria by winning 1-0 in Uyo, plus the rest of Wednesday's African results.

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Coach Keshi offered Nigeria return

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Stephen Keshi has been offered a two-year deal to return as Nigeria coach, says the country's football federation.

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VIDEO: Does religion impact on Nigeria vote?

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

The BBC's Abdulahi Kaura Abubakar talks to a Muslim and Christian on opposite sides of the Kaduna river ahead of Nigeria's election on Saturday.

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Nigeria rivals sign peace accord

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Nigeria's two main presidential candidates sign a peace accord to prevent violence in tightly contested elections due on Saturday.

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Nigerian exodus as election looms

Posted March 26th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

The Christians bussing out in case Nigeria poll turns violent

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US issues Uganda attack warning

Posted March 25th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

The US embassy in Uganda warns that Westerners - including Americans - may be targeted for terror attacks in the capital, Kampala.

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Liverpool Ladies 1-2 Sunderland Ladies

Posted March 25th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Nigeria striker Asisat Oshoala becomes the first African to play in England's Women's Super League, but suffers defeat.

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VIDEO: Nigeria elections: A tales of two hats

Posted March 25th, 2015 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Abdulahi Kaura Abubakar has been talking to voters about what will inform their choices in Kaduna.

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