'Strongman' for Nigeria

01 April 2015 - 02:56 By Reuters, AFP

Thousands of people spilled into the streets of northern Nigeria's biggest city, Kano, yesterday to celebrate as opposition presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari claimed victory in the election. A cavalcade of motorbikes and cars with their headlights on and horns blaring paraded through the streets of the ancient seat of learning, now a commercial hub.

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