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Security challenges during Nigeria’s presidential elections

As many as 39 people have been killed in election violence in Nigeria. The Situation Room, which represents more than 70 civil society groups - gave the death toll the day after elections in Nigeria, citing data from Lagos-based consultancy SBM Intelligence. Nnamdi Obasi, Senior Adviser, Nigeria at Crisis Group joins CNBC Africa from Abuja to assess the security challenges during Nigeria’s election.