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Dr Andy  Uba
Nigeria

Dr Andy Uba

Date of Birth: 14/12/1958
Place of Birth: Anambra


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Anambra kicks off the race

The two candidates claiming the official PDP mantle are: Andy Uba, who is recognised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and a former acolyte of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo; and Tony Nwoye, recognised by the PDP’s National Executive Committee as the party’s official candidate...


The elite scrambles for cover

Maurice Iwu, INEC Chairman, owes his position to one of the aspirants, Andy Uba (Labour Party), a former advisor to President Olusegun Obasanjo...


Two virgins

Bi-Courtney has links with Andy Uba, the disgraced former Governor of Anambra State who was forced out of office by the courts less than a month after rigging his way to victory in last year’s elections (AC Vol 48 No 25)...

A former special assistant to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Andy Uba has been widely accused of fraud, theft and money laundering...


Yar'Adua boosts oil production

He was suspended in 2006 after claimed improprieties over the award of an oil block to associates of Andy Uba, a close Obasanjo ally...


See you in court

DOMINO FALLS The dominoes began to fall when the Supreme Court nullified the election of Andy Uba, a kingmaker under Obasanjo, as Governor of the south-eastern Anambra State...


Godfathers, the sequel

In Anambra State, the heart of the Igbo-dominated south-east, the brothers Chris and Andy Uba have helped to turn the political system into a violent farce...

Andy Uba served as a Special Advisor to President Olusegun Obasanjo throughout most of his eight years in office...

HRW claims that police sources in Anambra said they knew of Andy Uba’s involvement with the Black Axe but were powerless to pursue him because of his political influence...


A troubled transition

' However politicians such as Anambra's Governor-elect and former advisor to President Obasanjo, Andy Uba, and Ekiti's Segun Oni are making every effort to block the tribunals...


Too many parties spoil the polls

Labour is trying to corral all the smaller parties to oppose PDP baron and Presidential Advisor Andy Uba in Anambra State...


Party pieces

In Anambra State, for example, Obasanjo's Special Assistant Andy Uba is set to carry the PDP ticket forward as governor, against opposition from his brother, State godfather Chris Uba, and from oppositionists in Odumegwu Ojukwu's All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) party...


New Year election blues

It is a selection that seems certain to raise tensions in the region, as Ude is a supporter of controversial power broker Chris Uba, who is now estranged from his brother Andy Uba, formerly a close aide to President Olusegun Obasanjo and now running for state governor...


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