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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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The people who run the PDP show

• Chief Ojo Maduekwe, former Foreign Affairs Minister, a close ally of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo from the south-east region...


Abacha’s ghost and Boko Haram

Many of Abacha’s security kingpins were purged by the subsequent civilian government of President Olusegun Obasanjo and some were arrested...


Wade poll shock

Earlier fears of widespread unrest, however, had led to the arrival of Olusegun Obasanjo at the head of a ‘peace mission’...


A year of living dangerously

Jonathan’s PDP lost the state when Mimiko, a minister under ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo (1999-2007), came to power on the back of an Appeal Court verdict...


The business of terror

Security analysts claim that some senior northern officers, sacked after the return to civilian rule under President Olusegun Obasanjo in 1999, sell their knowledge of training and logistics to the Islamists...


Inside the security hierarchy

Academically successful at the University of Ibadan, a career officer and a Yoruba, he was appointed by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo...


The unprosecutables

While Ribadu was accused of selectively targeting corrupt people who just happened to be political enemies of the then President, Olusegun Obasanjo, her sin was to slow down the whole anti-corruption process, critics said...


Inflammatory subsidy

Jonathan, who is no economic specialist, brought in Okonjo-Iweala, a former World Bank executive and Finance Minister under former President Olusegun Obasanjo in 1999-2007, to be in charge of Government Reform and the ‘Super Ministry’ of Finance (AC Vol 52 No 14)...


All the President’s businessmen

Others are inherited from his People’s Democratic Party mentor, Olusegun Obasanjo, who was President from 1999 to 2007...


Play the game

One cable from the US Embassy in Abuja four months before 9/11 reports that former President Olusegun Obasanjo cut short a discussion of a rendition exercise, referred to as ‘what we did last time’, with a jokey stage whisper: ‘Ssh...


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