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1st runner-up’s party challenges results of Nigerian presidential election, wants fresh vote

ABUJA, Nigeria — A strong Nigerian opposition party says it has filed a petition to challenge the presidential vote in Africa’s most populous nation. The chairman of the Congress for Progressive Change said Sunday that the party asked an appeals court to nullify several results from the April 16 polls and conduct fresh ones. Tony Momoh said the election was “marred by fraud” even though ...
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Added May 10, 2011
from Yahoo Nigerian News