Nigerians vote for a new president on Saturday after a week-long delay that has raised political tempers, sparked conspiracy claims and stoked fears of violence.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has reiterated that it’s confident of a win in Gauteng in the May 8 national and provincial elections.
On the eve of Nigeria’s elections President Muhammadu Buhari has sought to calm fears about election security, promising voters a safe ballot.
International Relations and Cooperation Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, says South Africa is hopeful that elections will go well in Nigeria this coming Saturday.
President Muhammadu Buhari was meeting with senior members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party on Monday over the postponement of Nigeria’s presidential election, the party said.