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NIGERIA POLITICS: Atiku Abubakar Biography

NIGERIA POLITICS: Atiku Abubakar Biography

Atiku Abubakar was born 25 November 1946 to an itinerant Fulani trader and farmer Garba Abubakar, and his second wife, Aisha Kande, in Jada village in what is today Adamawa State, formerly Gongola state. He was named for his paternal grandfather, Atiku Abdulkadir.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Abacha’s Killer Squad Poisoned Yar’Adua: Obasanjo Reveals

NIGERIA POLITICS: Abacha’s Killer Squad Poisoned Yar’Adua: Obasanjo Reveals

Obasanjo described the day he was court-martialled and sentenced as one of the ‘worst days in his life.’

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NIGERIA POLITICS: The National Conference, The Obasanjo Sabotage And The Nigerian Dysfunction

NIGERIA POLITICS: The National Conference, The Obasanjo Sabotage And The Nigerian Dysfunction

Olusegun Obasanjo now comes into the mix. He has been a rather interesting character. An above average former president from an economic standpoint.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Obumselu, Onukaba: Darkness Falls Twice

NIGERIA POLITICS: Obumselu, Onukaba: Darkness Falls Twice

Sadly, then, even though many Nigerians did not know who Obumselu was, were not aware of the epical scale of his brilliance, he knew us all too well.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: APC: A Nest Of Liars

NIGERIA POLITICS: APC: A Nest Of Liars

If the PDP was a nest of killers, the APC is a nest of liars.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Obasanjo Predicts: ‘An Igbo Will Become President Someday’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Obasanjo Predicts: ‘An Igbo Will Become President Someday’

Olusegun Obasanjo wants it to happen sooner rather than later must rank as one of the surprises I’ve witnessed in Nigerian politics.

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NIGERIA: Obasanjo Offers FG Tips To Tackle Recession

NIGERIA: Obasanjo Offers FG Tips To Tackle Recession

Olusegun Obasanjo said: “We are spending more than what we earn, so we must borrow as quickly as possible.”

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NIGERIA: Buhari Says He Inherited No Legacy From Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan

NIGERIA: Buhari Says He Inherited No Legacy From Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan

Muhammadu Buhari said, “I want Nigerians to realise that what this government inherited after 16 years of PDP government was no savings.”

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NIGERIA: 2019 Buhari Can Contest – Obasanjo Says

NIGERIA: 2019 Buhari Can Contest – Obasanjo Says

Olusegun Obasanjo says, “My belief is that democracy allowed for anybody including President Buhari for that matter to contest any election.”

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NIGERIA: Olusegun Obasanjo, Ali Modu Sheriff Hold Secret Meeting

NIGERIA: Olusegun Obasanjo, Ali Modu Sheriff Hold Secret Meeting

Olusegun Obasanjo has advocated a strong party in power and a strong opposition party, if Nigeria’s democracy must be strong, dynamic and cherished.

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NIGERIA: ‘I Did Not Bring Buhari To Power’ – Obasanjo

NIGERIA: ‘I Did Not Bring Buhari To Power’ – Obasanjo

“No single individual or group can claim that glory,” Olusegun Obasanjo said.

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NIGERIA: Obasanjo To Buhari: How To Deal With Criminal Lawmakers

NIGERIA: Obasanjo To Buhari: How To Deal With Criminal Lawmakers

Olusegun Obasanjo said on no account should Muhammadu Buhari release any money in the name of constituency projects to the National Assembly.

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NIGERIA: Why Should I Read Obasanjo’s Book?

NIGERIA: Why Should I Read Obasanjo’s Book?

Even President Goodluck Jonathan whom Obasanjo reportedly went all out to savage in that book has chosen to completely ignore him and his book.

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NIGERIA: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Celebrates 17 Years Of Existence

NIGERIA: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Celebrates 17 Years Of Existence

Olisa Metuh: “We did our best for Nigeria. In the past 16 years we gave Nigeria hope. We created a system where merit was recognised.” Read more.

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One Monster Dies And Another Comes Around: The Story Of Desperation

The million question is, how many monsters will be made and born in order to make Nigeria a better place? Read more.

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Muhammadu Buhari Daily Quote: It’s Uncharitable To Count Obasanjo Out

Muhammadu Buhari: “General Olusegun Obasanjo is the only living Nigerian that led Nigeria for more than 11 years.” Read more.

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NIGERIA: Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida Biography And Profile

NIGERIA: Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida Biography And Profile

IBB issued referendum for austerity measures by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank. Read Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) biography.

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NIGERIA: Martin Luther Agwai Politics Quote Of Day

NIGERIA: Martin Luther Agwai Politics Quote Of Day

“It is difficult to imagine any country where effective leadership is more important than our country, where drum of insecurity and songs of ethnic solidarity and national disintegration are going on daily.” Read more.

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NIGERIA: Olusegun Obasanjo Quote of Day

NIGERIA: Olusegun Obasanjo Quote of Day

Olusegun Obasanjo says, “There is no reason why any Nigerian child, at this point in time, should not have basic education, food and nutrition.” Read more.

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