Nigeria’s president and main rival confident as polls close

ABUJA/MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) – Nigeria began counting votes in Saturday‚Äôs closely-fought presidential election although the electoral commission extended voting in some places where polling stations opened late or ballot machines malfunctioned. President Muhammadu Buhari and his main challenger, businessman Atiku Abubakar, both said they were confident of victory when casting their ballots in an election […]

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