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Umaru Musa Yar'Adua

Date of Birth: 16/08/1951
Place of Birth: Katsina State, Nigeria
Died: 05/05/2010


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Yar'Adua's judges on trial

Since President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua came to power after a widely-criticised election and started extolling the rule of law much has changed...


Bogged down

In a letter to Cameroonian daily Le Messager the rebels said that they want Presidents Paul Biya of Cameroon and Umaru Yar'Adua of Nigeria to discuss Bakassi's future...


The neighbours start to turn

Presidents Umaru Musa Yar’Adua of Nigeria and John Agyekum Kufuor of Ghana also recently censured the regime’s economic and political tactics...


Slaughter on the border

In the year since the election of President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua in Nigeria there have been two deadly clashes that could have a bearing on whether Nigeria goes ahead with the handover on 14 August...


Yar'Adua boosts oil production

Nigeria is determined to raise its oil production capacity to four million barrels per day by 2010 President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua told Africa Confidential in Paris on 13 June...


The Ibori test

The couple's fate will be a measure of President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua's commitment to the rule of law...


Open season on Obasanjo

A few months before the April 2007 elections Obasanjo anointed as his successor Umaru Musa Yar’Adua a relatively little-known state governor from a great family in the Muslim north...


Unhealthy prospects

If nothing else President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua has proved wrong those critics who claimed he would be a mere puppet of his predecessor Olusegun Obasanjo...


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