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Nigeria

Kashim Ibrahim Shettima

Date of Birth: 2 September 1966
Place of Birth: Maiduguri, Borno State


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Opposition fall-out shakes up election plans

The zoning principle is also roiling Tinubu's campaign after he picked his running mate: Kashim Shettima a Muslim and a former governor of Borno State which has been blighted by the Boko Haram insurgency...


Peter Obi shakes up the political class

The disillusioned are roundly rejecting the PDP and APC candidates Abubakar and Tinubu – and their running mates Ifeanyi Okowa and Kashim Shettima – because they are mainstream politicians loyal to the political class that is lambasted for corrupt dealings and failing to deliver basic security to the people let alone high-quality education and health care...


Generals on the run

A former college professor who began his career as a commercial lorry driver Zulum was the hand-picked successor to Kashim Shettima...


Drama in the delay

Four days earlier fighters from several armed vehicles attacked the convoy of Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima...


Governors get set

Outgoing governor Kashim Shettima has anointed state commissioner for reconstruction rehabilitation and resettlement Babagana Umara Zulum as his successor (AC Vol 58 No 16 Letting a crisis go to waste)...


Letting a crisis go to waste

A former Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto; the President of the Senate Abubakar Bukola Saraki; and the Governor of Borno State Kashim Shettima are among the more ambitious hopefuls making overtures to Buhari but wary as rivals put their campaigns into gear and gather momentum...


A date with destiny

Although supporters of Kashim Shettima Borno State Governor since 2011 say his apparent lack of ambition combined with the role he has helped play in stabilising the north-east may leave him well placed if higher-profile players cancel one another out...

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Poison politics

Borno Governor Kashim Shettima was clearly warned in a letter from the security services that it was unsafe for the girls to sit their examinations in Chibok Okonjo-Iweala insists (AC Vol 55 No 5 A sage from Zamfara)...


A sage from Zamfara

Boko Haram killed more than 100 people in attacks last month in Borno where Governor Kashim Shettima said the militia was better armed than the army...


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