Nigeria's main opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari
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Nigeria elections: Buhari defends school record

Nigeria's main opposition presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, has rejected claims that he did not obtain his school-leaving certificate.

Candidates must have it as a minimum requirement to run for office.

Earlier Mr Buhari told reporters a new one would be issued by his old school, and had this message for the government.

  • 21 Jan 2015
  • From the section Africa
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