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Voting Begins in Nigerian Elections

Polls have opened in Nigeria for national presidential and parliamentary elections that were delayed six weeks because of the Boko Haram insurgency. Voting began early Saturday afternoon Nigeria time, amid scattered reports of violence and delays at polling stations. Suspected Boko Haram militants attacked parts of Gombe and Bauchi states in the north, warning people not to vote. Residents of the village of Biri told VOA that two people there were killed.   In the southern town of...

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