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Nigeria

Chief Chris Uba

Place of Birth: Anambra


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Godfathers, the sequel

Chris Uba’s political leverage was such that, by 2003, he could openly brag that he had rigged into office every politician in the entire State, including the then Governor, Chris Ngige...

Chris Uba denies any direct involvement in violence but claims that all he did he was implement the terms of his written contract with the Governor...

Chris Uba remains a member of the PDP’s Board of Trustees...


Party pieces

In Anambra State, for example, Obasanjo's Special Assistant Andy Uba is set to carry the PDP ticket forward as governor, against opposition from his brother, State godfather Chris Uba, and from oppositionists in Odumegwu Ojukwu's All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) party...


New Year election blues

It is a selection that seems certain to raise tensions in the region, as Ude is a supporter of controversial power broker Chris Uba, who is now estranged from his brother Andy Uba, formerly a close aide to President Olusegun Obasanjo and now running for state governor...


No truce yet

They have worries about Iwu's political associations: he is close to Chris Ubah, the godfather of Anambra politics who, it is said, helped him into the INEC...

Chris Ubah's elder brother Andy is a political advisor to Obasanjo...


Ogbeh walks out

Yet, like his friend Atiku, he had clashed with Obasanjo, particularly over a feud in Anambra State between Governor Chris Ngige and his former patron, Chris Uba...


Mob rule

The kidnapping, Ngige said, was the brainchild of 37-year-old Chris Uba, a chieftain of Obasanjo's People's Democratic Party (PDP) and self-styled godfather in Anambra State...


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