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Nigeria

Mr Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Date of Birth: 29/03/1952
Place of Birth: Lagos


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The $100 billion bash

Ribadu says his campaign was undermined by a back-room deal between Jonathan and the ACN eminence grise, Bola Tinubu...


The people who run the PDP show

His brief is to rally support in his Yoruba-speaking region and regain ground taken by the Action Congress of Nigeria, led by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu...


How the fuel row caught fire

ACN leader Bola Tinubu – whose relations with Bakare have been tense since the presidential election, when talks for an ACN-CPC coalition fell through – stayed away from the fuel subsidy protests and maintained an unusually low profile during the period...


The strange case of the ex-Governors

Asiawaju Bola Tinubu, James Ibori and Diepreye Alamieyeseigha stand at extremes on the spectrum of life after Government House (see Feature, Governors on top and on trial)...


A trap for the juggernaut

For the south-west, the new king-maker is Obasanjo’s sworn enemy, Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the ACN...


Results that are fit to print

A showdown is expected in the Lagos Central senatorial race between Oluremi Tinubu, wife of ACN baron Bola Tinubu, and Yemisi Ransome-Kuti, the late Fela Kuti’s cousin and matriarch of the Kuti family, who is standing on the ticket of the Social Democratic Mega Party...


Watch the south-west

The ACN in the south-west is the party of Bola Tinubu, the former Governor of Lagos State who handed power to his cousin Fashola...


Jonathan’s primary colours

Both sides would have to take into account the views of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, an unpredictable operator who remains a key financier and powerbroker in the ACN...


Ailing president, procrastinating politics

Its political heavyweights include Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ex-Governor of Lagos and chief of the AC; Ghali Na'abba, ex-Speaker of the House of Representatives; John Oyegun, ex-Governor of Edo State; and Ben Obi, the AC's 2007 vice-presidential candidate...


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