Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan Faces Stiff Re-election Challenge

March 26, 2015 01:20 PM
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Nigeria votes Saturday in its most hotly-contested presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of military rule in 1999. President Goodluck Jonathan's faces 13 candidates in his bid for re-election. His prime challenge comes from Muhammadu Buhari, the flag-bearer of the All Progressive's Congress, Nigeria's first truly nationwide opposition party able to give the ruling People's Democratic Party a run for its money. VOA's Anne Look has the story from Abuja.