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Nigeria’s Main Opposition Party Vows to Fight Jonathan

As Nigeria’s ruling party gathered this week to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan for a second term in office, the main opposition group, the All Progressives Congress, is still deciding who its candidate is. The People’s Democratic Party has held power in Nigeria since the return of democracy in 1999. Incumbent Jonathan this week declared his intention to run under the party’s banner for a second term.   But with the extremist group Boko Haram overrunning territory in Nigeria’s...

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