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Nigeria Election 2023


Presidential elections were held in Nigeria on Saturday February 25.  Bola Tinubu was declared the winner but the decision is not without controversy.  Many articles about Nigeria and its many problems appeared in the press leading up to the election and many more no doubt will be written to detail post-election issues.  Click on the links below for a selection of these articles, and return to this web page for additional analyss of the election and its aftermath.

BBC News, 24-Feb-2023
     Nigeria Election 2023:  Charts
 that explain the nation

BBC News, 1-Mar-2023
     Bola Tinubu wins Nigeria's presidential election

Reuters, 1-Mar-23
     Explainer: Nigeria election: what to expect from president-elect Bola Tinubu

Council on Foreign Relations, 1-Mar-2023
     A Chance to Consolidate


 March 03, 2023