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Sure 39 dead in verkiezingsgeweld in Nigeria

In violence around the presidential elections in Nigeria on Sunday, are certainly 39 people to life. That report multiple human rights organizations.

In the country is waiting for the results of the presidential elections of Saturday. The final result is the coming days are expected.

The Nigerian authorities do not exclude that there is still more violence erupts after the outcome of the election is announced.

The are the most exciting elections since the end of military rule in 1999. The two candidates, sitting president Muhammadu Buhari (76) and Atika Abubakar (72) have the victory both been claimed. Abubakar, the electoral commission called for the results now to make known, to further turmoil to avoid.

The previous elections in 2015 were seen as the fairest and most free since 1999.

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