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President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan
Nigeria

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

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


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Economy thwarts Buhari

The Oil Minister in the Goodluck Jonathan government, Diezani Allison-Madueke, is accused of presiding over $24 bn...


A disputed state of the nation

Some ask more searching questions about where the cash is coming from: several emigrés from Nigeria, close friends of its former President Goodluck Jonathan and Oil Minister Diezani Allison-Madueke, have pitched camp in Ghana...

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The great militant chase

The money was allocated to securing the Niger Delta's waterways under Buhari's predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, an Ijaw man like Tompolo...

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The logic of naira nationalism

Led by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, officials set out the country's predicament to Lagarde: a crashing oil price had combined with five years of rampant state theft under ex-President Goodluck Jonathan's government to cause a chronic shortage of foreign exchange...

The same goes for politicians such as Olisa Metuh, National Publicity Secretary of the People's Democratic Party under former President Goodluck Jonathan...


The cauldron boils again

Despite the wider failures of defeated President Goodluck Jonathan and his People's Democratic Party, the PDP had managed to keep an ill-fitting lid on the Delta's cauldron of troubles for the last five years (AC Vol 50 No 22, Abuja buys a Delta amnesty & Vol 56 No 8, Mending fences)...


Fighting graft, Buhari-style

Although Emefiele is extremely unpopular with Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) – because of his closeness to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan – there is little they can do overtly to get him out of the job...


Coming to America – the sequel

Nigerian journalists delighted in reporting Buhari’s displeasure on encountering Tony Elumelu and Jim Ovia, two leading bankers seen as close to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s government (AC Vol 55 No 19, The fire this century)...

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CCM springs surprise

In a move reminiscent of the ‘rise without trace’ in 2010 of Nigeria’s ex-President Goodluck Jonathan in 2010, Tanzania’s governing party, Chama cha Mapinduzi, has nominated a virtual unknown to carry it into the presidential election...


The clock ticks faster

Both sides are keen to revive the bilateral commission which lapsed as relations faltered under President Goodluck Jonathan...


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