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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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After the amnesty, more amnesty

In May 2013 Sanusi Lamido Sanusi then Central Bank Governor reported that the programme had cost US$1 billion since it was launched in 2009 under President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua...


There will be blood... and oil

The deal came just seven days before President Jonathan who had taken office because of the incapacity and then death of President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua won the general elections...


Punching out the PDP

Wilson and his associates have benefited massively from the amnesty agreement launched in 2009 by the late President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and continued by Jonathan...


Reshuffle may not help Jonathan's chances

The independent-minded Usman is best known for effective stints as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and as President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua's Finance Minister...


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...


Atiku, Buhari and Ribadu - the great northern hopes

The amnesty that he and his late predecessor Umaru Musa Yar'Adua secured in the Niger Delta is coming apart; oil production and state revenues are falling (AC Vol 51 No 21 & AC Vol 52 No 23)...

In 2007 President Obasanjo's control of the Forum was critical in winning support for Umaru Yar'Adua's nomination...


All the President's militias

Jonathan continued the amnesty policy initiated by his predecessor the late Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and has been widely criticised for not consolidating it but exploiting the state patronage of former commanders in the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND)...


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...


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