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Nigeria

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

Date of Birth: 20/11/1957
Place of Birth: Bayelsa


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Big tests beckon for Buhari

When the PDP holds its convention in March, its unity will come under huge pressure as rival groups vie to replace the remnants of Goodluck Jonathan's leadership team...

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Taking down Tompolo

Tompolo's career path, from military commander of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) to the boss of security company Global West, to which the then President Goodluck Jonathan's government awarded a US$103 million contract, made him one of the most powerful figures in the Delta...


The return of OPL 245

Under the notorious arrangement brokered by ex-President Goodluck Jonathan's Attorney General, Mohammed Adoke, Shell and ENI paid $1...


The cauldron boils again

Despite the wider failures of defeated President Goodluck Jonathan and his People's Democratic Party, the PDP had managed to keep an ill-fitting lid on the Delta's cauldron of troubles for the last five years (AC Vol 50 No 22, Abuja buys a Delta amnesty & Vol 56 No 8, Mending fences)...


Fighting graft, Buhari-style

Although Emefiele is extremely unpopular with Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) – because of his closeness to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan – there is little they can do overtly to get him out of the job...


Coming to America – the sequel

Nigerian journalists delighted in reporting Buhari’s displeasure on encountering Tony Elumelu and Jim Ovia, two leading bankers seen as close to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s government (AC Vol 55 No 19, The fire this century)...

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CCM springs surprise

In a move reminiscent of the ‘rise without trace’ in 2010 of Nigeria’s ex-President Goodluck Jonathan in 2010, Tanzania’s governing party, Chama cha Mapinduzi, has nominated a virtual unknown to carry it into the presidential election...


The clock ticks faster

Both sides are keen to revive the bilateral commission which lapsed as relations faltered under President Goodluck Jonathan...


A double first for Nigeria

' He thanked Nigerian ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for having proposed him and Ghana's Finance Minister Seth Terkper for seconding him, thanked Uganda and then embraced Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria's outgoing Finance Minister...

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