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Boko Haram gunmen kill 6 voters in northeast Nigeria 13:31 GMT

DAMATURU, Nigeria (Reuters) - Islamist Boko Haram insurgents launched two deadly attacks on voters in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, police and a security source said, killing six people in an election in which insecurity is a major issue.  Full Article

 
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Nigerians vote in first genuine contest since end of dictatorship 12:35 GMT 

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerians went to the polls on Saturday in what looks set to be the first genuine electoral contest since the end of military rule in 1999, in which an opposition candidate has a fighting chance of unseating the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan.  Full Article  

Blast hits polling station in east Nigeria, none hurt 10:13 GMT 

ONITSHA, Nigeria (Reuters) - An explosion struck a polling station at a primary school in the eastern Nigerian city of Awka on Saturday morning but claimed no casualties, police said.  Full Article  

 
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