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Nigeria election: Muhammadu Buhari wins presidency

Former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has become the first opposition candidate to win a presidential election in Nigeria.

Gen Buhari beat incumbent Goodluck Jonathan by more than 2.5 million votes, final results showed.

Mr Buhari says his victory is a vote for change and says he wants to govern, not to rule.

Will Ross reports.

  • 01 Apr 2015
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