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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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Strategic partnerships

An indicator of this intent emerged in November 2007 when Manmohan Singh became the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Nigeria in 45 years holding talks with President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua on energy security increasing bilateral trade United Nations’ reforms the World Trade Organisation and terrorism...


See you in court

The paradox at the heart of Nigeria's latest political drama is that President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua credibly presents himself as a politician who is serious about reinstating the rule of law...


The oil governor under arrest

Along with Ibori some of those threatened with prosecution by the EFCC such as ex-Governor of Rivers State Peter Odili also claim to have contributed to the election funds of the PDP and to the campaign of President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua...


A peninsula war

The Nigerian authorities denied involvement and President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua sent his Foreign Minister Alhaji Tijjani Yahaya Kaura and a delegation to pay condolences to Biya and to repeat that the Nigerian army was in no way responsible for the soldiers' deaths...


Friendly in Kampala

The Nigerian delegation drew attention to the statement on Zimbabwe made in October by President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua at a German-African summit in Wiesbaden...


Secretarial duties

Presidents Umaru Yar'Adua of Nigeria and Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone were warmly welcomed to their first CHOGM...


Which rules? Whose laws?

These judgements and the prospect of more against the PDP are upsetting for President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and his government casting a long shadow over the April 2007 elections in which he was declared the winner...


Godfathers, the sequel

President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua talks about the rule of law while his own party remains populated by politicians and godfathers widely suspected of corruption electoral fraud and violence...


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