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Nigeria

Muhammadu Buhari

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


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North-south divide

Nigeria's elections were pulled back from the brink of collapse on 16 April when leading opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari insisted he would not join a boycott of presidential polls due on 19 April despite claims of massive fraud by supporters of incumbent President Olusegun Obasanjo in legislative elections on 12 April...


Outgunning the opposition

Harry had been organising an election rally for the opposition presidential candidate General Muhammadu Buhari in Rivers State on 8 March...


From crisis to crisis

His main opponent the northern former military ruler Major General Muhammadu Buhari from the All Nigeria People's Party crucially lacks the support of powerful former President Ibrahim Babangida...


Beware false profits

General Muhammadu Buhari the former military ruler seeking the presidential nomination of the All People's Party (AC Vol 43 No 9) backs the Sharia criminal code and calls on states with substantial Muslim populations to implement it...


The Generals' election

It is a measure of Nigeria's political class that in next year's presidential election the two most likely candidates - Olusegun Obasanjo and Muhammadu Buhari - are retired generals and former military leaders...


Northern Lights

Muhammadu Buhari lauds the virtues of Sharia and shares platforms with northern opposition figures...


In God's name

Muhammadu Buhari: Jokolo has strongly backed both Sharia and the Arewa People's Congress a Northern political group set up to counter the South-West's militantly Yoruba nationalist OPC...


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