By Radar

Election day ‘cool spots’ in the Niger Delta

Media coverage of election day has focussed on flash points and hotspots in Nigeria, with terrorism in the North and rigging in the South dominating the headlines.

However, On Our Radar reporters across the Niger Delta told a different story – for the most part, elections were free and fair, with a great deal of patience on display as voters battled with long queues, faulty technology and high temperatures.