12 Things You Didn’t Know About Nigeria’s Presidential Campaigns

Written by Keren Mikva

Goodluck Jonathan’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is facing off against Muhammadu Buhari’s All Progressive Congress (APC) in the upcoming presidential election in Nigeria, now scheduled for March 28, 2015. The election was already controversial before it was postponed from its original date in February due to security concerns. Many people think the postponement was Jonathan’s doing to secure more time for campaigning. Here is an inside look at Nigeria’s presidential campaigns.

Sources: AFKInside.com, FreeBeacon.com, IBTimes.com, VanguardNGR.com, FT.com, CCTVNews, APCGmbpyo.org, AllAfrica.com, NigerianCurrent.com, ThisDayLive.com, News24.com.ng