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Nigeria

General Olusegun Aremu Okikiola Matthew Obasanjo

Date of Birth: 05/03/1937
Place of Birth: Ogun State


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Troubles mount for Buhari

Military ruler General Yakubu Gowon under whom Buhari served during the civil war attended the swearing-in but Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan two former presidents who back the opposition People's Democratic Party were absent (AC Vol 52 No 8 A trap for the juggernaut)...


Clean-up or cover-up?

One that has been discussed in connection with Shell's long-standing bid to return to Ogoni is Transcorp linked to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo and Heirs Holdings...


War of the running mates

The former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo has been sponsoring him on trips to Nigeria and Dubai party dissidents claim and they want the relationship explained...


A poll without passion

Atiku coupAtiku's biggest coup was his reconciliation with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Ogun state last year...


Sharks in an oily soup

The corrosive qualities of the OPL 245 saga dripped across three People's Democratic Party administrations from Olusegun Obasanjo through Umaru Musa Yar'Adua – who was lukewarm on all the proposed resolutions – and Goodluck Jonathan...


Promises, promises

After dallying with an impromptu alliance put together by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo Duke opted for the SDP ticket to put down a marker...


Now the race looks serious

That's when former President Olusegun Obasanjo endorsed his once Vice-President and newly crowned leader of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar...

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Politics of patronage

The Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) was conceived during Olusegun Obasanjo's first elected term as president to reform the labyrinth of institutions revolving around the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and spur lagging investment...


The probity contest

The EFCC was established in 2003 by the then newly-elected President Olusegun Obasanjo to prosecute both high-level theft of public money and organised crime especially those involving politicians...


A split by any other name

Also in the alliance is the African Democratic Congress (ADC) backed by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo...


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