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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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KNOC, KNOC, who is there?

In mid-August, Nigeria's Federal High Court overturned President Umaru Yar'Adua's revoking, in January, of Seoul-based Korea National Oil Company's rights to 60% of Oil Prospecting Licences 321 and 323 in a ruling that proved unexpectedly damning for the presidency and supportive of foreign oil companies...


What's yours is mine and...

' Several major contracts awarded under Olusegun Obasanjo's government (1999-2007) in oil refining, power, steel and transport have been reviewed, criticised and sometimes revoked since Umaru Musa Yar'Adua became President in May 2007...


Delhi defies the downturn

Emmanuel Egbogah, Special Energy Advisor to Nigerian President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, announced in January that ONGC-Mittal Energy will be unable to access new oil blocks because it has failed to deliver on its $6 bn...


The waiting game

All stand ready to make their bid should President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua relinquish power before 2011, as many of the capital's pundits confidently predict...


Among the survivors

After months of speculation, President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua has sacked half his cabinet but retained several of his old associates and surprisingly kept on a few of the worst-performing ministers, presumably for political reasons...


Wasteful wars, foreign friends

Nigerian President Umaru Yar'Adua reacted a little more diplomatically and thanked Sarkozy and Brown for their concern...


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