The Guardian Nigeria

Sunday 29 March 2015
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Posters for Nigeria's former military ruler and presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari hang at an intersection in Kaduna, which was hit hard by interreligious violence during the 2011 election, on March 29, 2015. Nigeria counted ballots in its closely fought general election after failures in controversial new technology pushed voting into a second day, with officials calling for calm in the tense wait for a winner. AFP PHOTO / NICHOLE SOBECKI

INEC RESULT: Nigeria in tense vote count after second day of polling

Military fighter jets and ground troops also pounded Boko Haram fighters in the northeastern state of Bauchi after a series of attacks on polling stations on Saturday and Sunday.

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INEC cancels election results of 2 polling units in Kano

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kano on Sunday announced the cancellation of election results of two polling units in two local government areas of the state

NIS receives FG's directive to reopen land borders by 12 noon on March 29

He said that the directive was given to the service late on Saturday as the country needed to resume activities within and across its land borders which had been closed since Wednesday.

Election officials start the counting process at a polling station in Abuja on March 28, 2015. Problems with new technology forced a 24-hour extension to the presidential election in Africa's most populous nation, Nigeria, and renewed Boko Haram violence hit the knife-edge vote. AFP PHOTO/STRINGER

Voters keep vigil at Lugbe

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the voters kept vigil till 2.45 a.m. on Sunday to monitor counting of the ballots and hear the result of the polls at the unit.

People wait in line to vote at Karu polling station in Abuja during presidential elections on March 28, 2015. Problems with new technology forced a 24-hour extension to the presidential election in Africa's most populous nation, Nigeria, and renewed Boko Haram violence hit the knife-edge vote. AFP PHOTO / NICHOLE SOBECKI

Massive turnout a reflection of peoples' faith in democratic governance -- APC scribe

Buni, who made the remark in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Damaturu on Sunday, urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to respect the people's choice.

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Angola's Carlos Gomes (L) and team mate Osvaldo Paulo Dinis (R) vies for the ball against Ivory Coast national team player Yao Kouassi Gervais (C) during their friendly match on March 26, 2015, at the Felix Houphouet Boigny stadium in Abijan. Ivory Coast beat Angola 2-0. AFP PHOTO/ SIA KAMBOU
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