Tagged in: President Goodluck Jonathan


Nigerian election on a knife-edge

The outcome of Nigeria’s election remains on a knife-edge this evening, with a mere 20,000 votes separating incumbent Goodluck Jonathan from fierce rival Muhammadu Buhari as the election enter its final stages.

Nigeria: What next?

Elections in Nigeria are a big event, but this month’s are the most momentous since the return to electoral rule in 1999. We may even …

Nigeria: Boko Haram and Jonathan’s failure

Boko Haram started long before Goodluck Jonathan moved into Aso Rock. But, for a large segment of the electorate, the brutal insurgency’s successes have become …