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Nigerians head to the polls to elect governors

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Nigerians will head to the polls Saturday to elect state governors and representatives to state assemblies.Elections will be held for 29 governors and all 36 state assembly houses.The vote originally scheduled for March 2nd was postponed another week by the country's electoral agency, the National Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).INEC announced the delay a few hours before presidential and parliamentary polls opened in the West African nation.It cited "logistical reasons" for a week-long delay that raised concerns over low voter turnout in a country where people can only cast their ballots at polling units in the area where they initially registered.Official figures from INEC showed only 35.6% of voters ...
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