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Nigeria

Umaru Musa Yar'Adua

Date of Birth: 16 August 1951
Place of Birth: Katsina State, Nigeria
Died: 5 May 2010


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Blocking the great reform bill

Jonathan’s predecessor the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua made her Minister of Works in 2007 then Minister of Solid Minerals before she took the Oil portfolio in 2010...


No visible means of support

Pushed out of the centre during the late Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s brief presidential tenure Dangote is now the business favourite at Aso Rock...


Eko Atlantic arises from the sea bed

Also at the ceremony was a flotilla of directors from the biggest indigenous oil company Afren whose founder and former Chairman Rilwanu Lukman was Oil Minister under President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua...


How the big projects fell short

In April 2008 President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua's government boasted that China's Sinosure the state export credit guarantee agency would extend $50 bn...


More dam delays

President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua put an end to that and similar deals after he came to power in May 2007...


Star-struck James Ibori

Yet the man who was the principal financial backer of the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua becomes eligible for parole after four and a half years...


The unprosecutables

He in turn was a man who did little to deflect the impression that his job was to shield from prosecution James Ibori ex-Governor of Delta State and a major contributor to President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s presidential campaign...


Play the game

Ribadu gave Ambassador Robin Sanders a lengthy exposition on corrupt politicians expounding on the careers of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Obasanjo former Delta State Governor James Ibori and several others...


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