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Nigeria

Muhammadu Buhari

Date of Birth: 17/12/1942
Place of Birth: Katsina State


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Clean-up gets murky

The programme is fast becoming a hot potato in the presidential election contest, especially for President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress...


Promises, promises

In the 2015 elections, he turned from the PDP, of which he was a co-founder, and backed his former military comrade Muhammadu Buhari...


The Brexit connection

Apart from his refusal to sign a trade treaty with the EU, President Muhammadu Buhari has not made clear his position either on Brexit or the EU's mooted new policy of a 'partnership of equals' with Africa (AC Vol 59 No 19, Brussels bridles Beijing)...


Now the race looks serious

It showed how determined both men, for differing reasons, are to drive President Muhammadu Buhari from power in next February's elections...

President Muhammadu Buhari will be unlikely to reach the 25% margin in any of the five states here...

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Turning down the volume

The two hit it off at a press conference after the meeting, a far warmer show than Trump's painful meeting with Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari in May...


Blame game scuppers reform

Presidency sources say the bill was returned to the Senate later that month, with recommendations and revisions, shortly before Saraki announced his defection from President Muhammadu Buhari's All Progressives Congress to return to the People's Democratic Party, which he left for the APC in 2014 (AC Vol 59 No 11, Cracks spread in APC alliance)...

Saraki joined President Muhammadu Buhari's All Progressives Congress in December 2013 but returned to the rival People's Democratic Party on 31 July in a coordinated wave of defections...


Little growth, less opportunity

Kenyatta became the second sub-Saharan African head of state after Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari in April to be received at the Trump White House on 27 August, and AGOA and increased trade and investment with the US were at the top of the agenda...


Barbarians at the gate

The All Progressives' Congress, whose leader President Muhammadu Buhari is taking a holiday in London, has been under political siege for weeks while its senior members contemplated a mass defection to the opposition...


Politics of patronage

The bill was blocked by the National Assembly until 2015, when Goodluck Jonathan lost power to Muhammadu Buhari...

This followed a meeting of reconciliation in Lagos between President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Tinubu, the estranged national leader of the APC who secured much of the funding for Buhari's 2015 election campaign...


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