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Nigeria

Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai

Date of Birth: 16 February 1960
Place of Birth: Katsina


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Pots, kettles and corruption

Obasanjo has set up a panel of inquiry headed by Attorney General Bayo Ojo with Oby Ezekwisili Nasir El-Rufai and Major General Abdullahi Sarki Mukhtar the new National Security Advisor (replacing Gen...


Reformers reshuffle

Nasir El Rufai stays as Minister of Federal Capital Territory but takes on the Commerce portfolio until a new minister is appointed...


Pop goes the third term balloon

The Minister of the Federal Capital (and former chief of the privatisation programme) Nasir el-Rufai is certainly a technocrat but without significant political backing...


Third term unlucky

Obasanjo's personal favourite is understood to be the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Nasir el-Rufai and he might also want to promote the chances of his ally Rivers State Governor Peter Odili...


No truce yet

With former Lagos military Governor Buba Marwa and Babangida - 'he has too much baggage' - also lacking favour in the presidency it is an attitude that has fuelled speculation over the prospects for otherwise unlikely candidates including Bauchi Governor Ahmed Mu'azu and Nasir El-Rufai Federal Capital Territory Minister with strong reformist credentials but no background in electoral or party politics...


Roll out the barrel

The state-owned fuel refineries starting with the Port Harcourt plant are due to be sold soon says Mallam Nasir El-Rufai Minister for the Federal Capital Territory and former privatisation chief...


Atlantic crossing

Although Obasanjo and the director of the Bureau of Public Enterprises Nasir el Rufai share this view it's not common currency...


Scrambling for Africa

The Director General of Nigeria's privatisation agency Nasir el Rufai is quoted as saying: 'It took Nitel 70 years to connect 400 000 people and only took mobile operator MTN eight months...


Mixed reviews

Akin Kekere Ekun Chairperson of the privatisation technical committee and Nasir el-Rufai BPE Secretary General have managed the process almost single handedly so far...


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