Primary teacher, 32
Kano, biggest northern city
"The elections were very calm at my polling station"
Katsina, north-west region
"There were long queues but it was peaceful"
Government parastatal, 37
"The exercise was characterised by late starts"
Oil company engineer, 31
Lagos, commercial capital
"I didn't go out and vote today. I was scared"
Bauchi, north-east region
"I stayed and waited till all the votes were counted"
Mathematics student, 25
Gboko, central region
"Up to now I am still waiting. It is bad news"
Enugu, south-east region
"I didn't vote. They didn't show up. I wasn't surprised"
Dr Tarry Asoka
Health advisor, 45
Port Harcourt, Niger Delta
"I feel relief that these polls have passed"