Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

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Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

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Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]

Nerves on edge in Nigeria as vote count begins

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ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s electoral commission began counting votes in hotly contested presidential elections Monday as the United States and Britain warned that the count may be subverted by “deliberate political interference.” For the first time in Nigeria’s history, a presidential vote appears too close to call, analysts have said of Saturday’s high-stakes election to govern Africa’s richest and most populated nation. Front-runners are President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The voting was relatively smooth in this nation of 170 million people despite technical glitches, deadly attacks by Islamic extremists and allegations of political violence and…

Next Post

Second Blogger Hacked To Death In Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh’s capital on Monday, and two of the attackers were caught near the scene, police said. The killing took place a month after a prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked […]