Chief Solomon Lar

Veteran politician

Date of Birth: 04/1933
Place of Birth: Pagna, Plateau State

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Vol 47 N0 19


Pots, kettles and corruption

Former PDP Secretary General Solomon Lar has already filed suits to demonstrate that the party is factionalised and has joined the new Action Congress (AC) party, whose emblem is a broom...

Vol 44 N0 3


A victory for the generals

Also important was the former PDP Chairman and Plateau State kingpin, Solomon Lar, who won over many wavering delegates from the Middle Belt...

Vol 43 N0 9


The Generals' election

They were joined by People's Democratic Party officials such as Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and former PDP Chairman Solomon Lar...

Vol 40 N0 5


Soldier go, soldier come

Some political debts will have to be repaid to Jim Nwobodo (Anambra State), Solomon Lar (Plateau), and Tony Anenih (Edo) for helping to deliver critical constituencies...

Vol 39 N0 25


The man who would be king

The victorious PDP is run by an eclectic bunch of old guard politicians and retired military officers - notably former Central Bank Governor Adamu Ciroma, former Information Minister Jerry Gana, former Plateau State Governor Solomon Lar and former Kano State Governor Abubakar Rimi...

Vol 39 N0 18


Parties at work

Ekwueme stands a good chance of winning the PDP’s presidential nomination if the ambitions of other political stalwarts, such as former Industry Minister Adamu Ciroma, former Kano State Governor Abubakar Rimi, former Oil Minister Don Etiebet, former Plateau State Governor Solomon Lar and Bamanga Tukur, can be put on hold...

Vol 39 N0 14


The President who never was

After the meeting with Abubakar and his ministers on Tuesday morning, the US team lunched at the Nicon Hilton with a small group of opposition politicians including Bola Ige, Adamu Ciroma, Solomon Lar and Chief Abraham Adesanya...

Vol 39 N0 7


Room at the top

On 27 March several leading northern politicians - including Adamu Ciroma, Solomon Lar, Ahmed Joda, Balarabe Musa and Abubakar Rimi - published an open letter to Abacha urging him to abandon his plans to stand as president because it would 'wreck what is left of the integrity of the transition programme'...

Vol 38 N0 25


After Yar'Adua

Attitudes ranging from indifference to outright hostility to Abacha' s political ambitions emanate from such figures as Shagari, Shehu Musa, Adamu Ciroma, Abubakar Rimi, Sule Lamido, Umaru Shikafi, Solomon Lar, Bamanga Tukur and Mahmud Waziri...

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