Jump to navigation

Nigeria

Muhammadu Buhari

Date of Birth: 17/12/1942
Place of Birth: Katsina State


Displaying 1-10 out of 154 results.

Return of the Jagaban

Centre-stage at this grand party in Lagos on 27 March was President Muhammadu Buhari; on his right was the beaming celebrant – the former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, marking his 66th birthday...

READ FOR FREE

Who goes first?

It was a clear enough announcement on 15 February from the Secretary to the Federal Government, Boss Mustapha, that President Muhammadu Buhari would certainly seek a second term in national elections due in February 2019...


The Tinubu test

After several months of froideur between Tinubu and President Muhammadu Buhari, the two are talking again (AC Vol 58 No 5, Health checks)...


Rumblings in the regions

First, the doyen of the soldier-politicians, General Olusegun Obasanjo, wrote one of his customary open letters to President Muhammadu Buhari on 23 January, advising him not to stand for a second term of office (AC blogpost)...


All about votes and the naira

President Muhammadu Buhari went out on the road in the second half of last year, reinvigorated after lengthy medical leave in London (AC Vol 58 No 23, Buhari opens the war chest )...


Buhari opens the war chest

To run or not to run in 2019 – that was the question that President Muhammadu Buhari had been studiously avoiding...


Militants turn the screw

The declaration followed remarks by the World Bank President, Jim Yong Kim, that President Muhammadu Buhari had asked the Bank to concentrate on developing northern Nigeria...


When oil chiefs fall out

On 3 October, online blogs and mainstream media carried details of a letter dated 30 August from Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, to President Muhammadu Buhari...


Afro optimism loses momentum

Though South Africa's fractious political scene continues to lower international confidence in its economy, Angola's August elections led to victory for its governing party, under a new president, and President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Nigeria from his extended stay in London for medical treatment – albeit to a domestic agenda of Boko Haram terrorism, the risk of renewed Niger Delta oil and gas vandalism, and the rise in separatist sentiment in the country's 'south-south' and south-east...


Displaying 1-10 out of 154 results.