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Your Vote Matters

Ahead of the 2023 Nigeria Elections, Secretary of State Antony Blinken, USAID Director Samantha Power and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas Greenfield speak on the importance of the elections to Nigeria and the world.

"The United States stands with the Nigerian people as they prepare to make their voices heard by voting in general elections on February 25. We do not support any individual candidate for office, but we strongly support free, fair, and peaceful elections." — Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken