President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan
Nigeria

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

President

Date of Birth: 20/11/1957
Place of Birth: Bayelsa


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Vol 55 N0 25

NIGERIA

Political storm warning

Combined with unrelenting bad news for President Goodluck Jonathan, that is eating into his incumbent's advantage just two months before general elections...

Vol 55 N0 24

NIGERIA

Danger looms as piracy booms

Crashing world oil prices and next February's elections – in which President Goodluck Jonathan must retain his grip on his base in the oil-producing Niger Delta – could refocus attention on the criminal networks which steal tens of millions of barrels of oil each year...

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Vol 55 N0 22

WEST AFRICA

Firefighters against an inferno

He agreed to take the idea forward, consulted former Borno State Governor Ali Modu Sherriff and an impromptu meeting was arranged with President Goodluck Jonathan in Ndjamena (AC Vol 55 No 18, How terror twists the vote)...

Vol 55 N0 21

NIGERIA | ITALY

Follow the money

The leak from an Italian government investigation of ENI (Ente Nazionale Idrocarburi) reveals that ENI officials made direct contact with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and his then Oil and Petroleum Resources Minister, Diezani Allison-Madueke, to break the logjam over the contentious OPL 245...

Vol 55 N0 21

NIGERIA | SOUTH AFRICA

Clash of the Titans

South African ex-President Thabo Mbeki and Nigerian ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo are working behind the scenes to try to reconcile Presidents Jacob Zuma and Goodluck Jonathan, Africa Confidential understands...

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Vol 55 N0 18

NIGERIA

How terror twists the vote

In turn, the APC accuses the PDP government and President Goodluck Jonathan of serial incompetence and disregard for northern Nigerians...

Vol 55 N0 17

NIGERIA

Oil, the political lubricant

Above all else, opposition politicians insist that President Goodluck Jonathan and the governing People's Democratic Party (PDP) have been misusing state oil revenue for political campaigning...

Vol 55 N0 15

NIGERIA

After the amnesty, more amnesty

However, part of President Goodluck Jonathan's credo and reason for his elevation to the vice-presidency in 2007, is that as a Delta politician, he understood the region's troubles and had a solution...

MEND threatened to continue the attacks against oil installations because it regarded the amnesty as a fraud 'to line the pockets of Goodluck Jonathan, his wife Patience, and members of the Amnesty Committee whose sudden wealth remains unchallenged by the Nigerian media...

Vol 55 N0 15

SIERRA LEONE

Honour among presidents

Richard Konteh, the State House Chief of Staff supposedly fired for corruption, is claiming that he was in fact the fall guy for President Ernest Bai Koroma's inadvertent angering of Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan (AC Vol 55 No 12, Koroma sacks top aide)...

Vol 55 N0 14

AFRICA | FRANCE

Africa policy moves up the agenda

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan attended the Elysée summit and in May asked Hollande to host a regional summit on tackling the Islamist militia Boko Haram...

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