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Oby Katryn Ezekwesili (Obiageli)

Date of Birth: 28 April 1963
Place of Birth: Anambra State, Nigeria


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An election on autopilot

Neither have the 'non-partisan' Red Card Movement and National Coalition Movement – backed respectively by #BringBackOurGirls campaigner and former World Bank vice-president, Obiageli Ezekwesili and Obasanjo – launched the third force or mega party to break the national political mould...


Rumblings in the regions

At the launch were Oby Ezekwesili, a former Minister of Education and a leader of the group demanding the return of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls, and Olisa Agbakoba, a senior lawyer and long-time human rights activist...


How terror twists the vote

Cackhanded attempts by the government in Abuja to undermine the #bringbackourgirls campaign led by former Education Minister Oby Ezekwesili have backfired...

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Good boom, bad timing

The Bank’s Vice-President for Africa, Obiageli Ezekwesili, said the push for more accountability in natural resource revenue was a basic minimum of reform, which has led to a review of tax and royalty payments and how countries could maximise ‘the value of their endowment’...


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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s team of technocrats – including current World Bank Managing Director Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Bank Vice-President Obiageli Ezekwesili – are out of the running and Yar’Adua’s pool of talent is under pressure, politically and physically...


What future for the reform team?

Her reform colleague, the anti-corruption campaigner and Minister of Education Obiageli Ezekwesili, is heading to the World Bank to take up a Vice-Presidency in the Human Development department...


An outsider moves up the list

They also coincided with the independent attempts by the remaining reformers in the Obasanjo government - the EFCC's Chairman Nuhu Ribadu, Federal Capital Territory Minister Nasir el-Rufai and Education Minister Obiageli Ezekwesili - to make a final push against grand corruption before next year's elections...


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