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Umaru Musa Yar'Adua

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


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The politics takes over again

Both ideas started under the late Umaru Musa Yar'Adua's presidency then ran into opposition from vested interests...


Goodluck with the numbers

Six months ago when President Umaru Yar'Adua was fighting for life most of the South-South governors refused to back Jonathan's claim for a formal elevation from Vice-President to Acting President...


Welcome to London

A separate case continues in London in which Ibori and David Edevbie former Principal Private Secretary to the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua face charges of complicity in the theft of $38 mn...


Into the unknown

Given that the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua from the north-west served barely three-quarters of a term the logic is that a candidate from the north should succeed him in 2011...


A government in a hurry

This sent a strong signal to Abuja of American support for Jonathan’s new government after two years of poor relations with President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s team...


Jonathan and the securocrats

By most measures the list is an improvement on the cabinet appointed by President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua who remains medically incapacitated (AC Vol 51 No 5)...


Yar'Adua goes into extra time

On 3 March the state governors decided to block a vote that could have set in motion President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s enforced resignation on medical grounds...


The nearly man

His many supporters across the country say it's not before time: they are frustrated by the refusal of ailing President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and his aides to transfer full executive powers to Jonathan during the President's prolonged medical treatment...


A slow return to growth

Nigerian President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua's long stay in Saudi Arabia has delayed the passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill a radical attempt to rewrite Nigeria's relationships with the international oil companies...


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