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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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Mega-projects await reforms

Several leading lights in the governing all Progressives' Congress had wanted to force him out because of his closeness to former President Goodluck Jonathan and associates who had presided over a string of multi-million dollar payments, many of which are now under investigation...


Health checks

This year, Osinbajo has visited the Niger Delta thrice: the first time to the Gbaramatu Kingdom in Delta State, the base of militant leader Government Ekpemupolo aka 'Tompolo', who is thought to have been behind last year's upsurge in attacks on oil installations; then to Bayelsa State, home base of defeated President Goodluck Jonathan; finally to oil capital Port Harcourt in Rivers State...


Naval deal under spotlight

Privinvest also discussed a similar project for the Nigerian navy with the then President, Goodluck Jonathan, in the run-up to the 2015 elections, AC has learned...


Political schisms hit recovery and reform

In the Buhari era, the Lagos-based banks and oil companies that prospered under President Goodluck Jonathan, often thanks to lax regulation and generous state patronage, are struggling with mounting debts and operating losses...

Appointed by ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, he was held responsible for at least some of the financial chaos and bizarre contracts in the final year of that government...

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No oil, no money, no deal

Buhari has won some credit in the Delta over the past few months for prolonging the Presidential Amnesty Programme under Paul Boroh, despite both plummeting state revenue due the oil price collapse and mounting evidence of the PAP's central role in corruption under the previous government of Goodluck Jonathan...

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Impatience

Patience Jonathan, wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted with fury to Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) freezing more than US$14 million in accounts she controls...

The non-governmental organisation Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has written to Attorney General and Justice Minister Abubakar Malami requesting that he institute criminal proceedings against Goodluck Jonathan, who has been abroad since before the allegations emerged, seeking medical treatment, a spokesperson said...


Juicier carrots, heavier sticks

The government had been planning to cut in half the US$200 million a year amnesty programme for ex-militants, launched by the previous government under President Goodluck Jonathan...

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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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