Death Toll Rises in Nigeria Post Poll Riots

At least 50 people have been reported dead in northern Nigeria following widespread post-election violence in the country. Witnesses and rescue workers said the deaths occurred in major cities in the north alone, when riots erupted after incumbent Goodluck Jonathan was declared the winner in the presidential election. Jonathan has condemned the fighting and called for peace.

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/04/201142074432442694.html

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