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Nigeria

Mr Bola Ahmed Tinubu

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


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Talking it over

The 'half' is the maverick Alliance for Democracy Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, who is serving out his last term but maintains an alliance with Abubakar, which could become significant in next year's gubernatorial primaries ahead of the 2007 elections...


Outgunning the opposition

Particularly in the spotlight are the AD Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, and the PDP Governor of Delta State, James Ibori - both of whom are accused of benefiting from drug trafficking...


The battle in the states

  Nigeria: 2003 Governorship race Abia Orji Uzor Kalu PDP Yes Strong Adamawa Bonnie Haruna PDP   Weak Akwa Ibom Victor Attah PDP Yes Even Anambra Chinwoke Mbadinuju PDP Yes Weak Bauchi Adamu Muazu PDP Yes Even Bayelsa Diepreye Alamieyeseigha PDP Yes Weak Benue George Akume PDP   Weak Borno Mala Kachalla ANPP   Weak Cross River Donald Duke PDP   Strong Delta James Ibori PDP   Strong Ebonyi Sam Egwu PDP   Even Edo Lucky Igbinedion PDP Yes Strong Ekiti Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo AD   Strong Enugu Chimaroke Nnamani PDP Yes Even Gombe Abubakar Hashidu ANPP   Even Imo Achike Udenwa PDP   Even Jigawa Ibrahim Saminu Turaki ANPP   Weak Kaduna Ahmed Makarfi PDP Yes Even Kano Rabiu Kwankwaso PDP Yes Weak Katsina Umaru Musa Yar'Adua PDP   Even Kebbi Adamu Aliero ANPP   Strong Kogi Abubakar Audu ANPP   Even Kwara Mohammed Lawal ANPP   Weak Lagos Bola Tinubu AD Yes Even Nassarawa Abdullahi Adamu PDP Yes Weak Niger Abdukadir Kure PDP Yes Weak Ogun Olusegun Osoba AD Strong Ondo Adebayo Adefarati AD   Strong Osun Adebisi Akande AD   Strong Oyo Lam Adesina AD   Strong Plateau Joshua Dariye PDP   Weak Rivers Peter Odili PDP   Strong Sokoto Attahiru Bafarawa ANPP   Strong Taraba Jolly Ngame PDP   Strong Yobe Bukar Abba Ibrahim ANPP   Strong Zamfara Ahmed Sani Yerima ANPP Yes Even * Petition submitted to the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ANPP ambitions Buhari and the ANPP also hope to make big gains in the south-east, where the Igbo (the third biggest ethnic group) believe they have been sidelined by Obasanjo's government...


Politics dead or alive

Governor Bola Tinubu of Lagos State has suggested that the Oodua People's Congress, a Yoruba association banned by Obasanjo for inciting ethnic violence, could be deployed in Lagos to fight crime; Tinubu could then employ it for political purposes...


All hail to the chief

Some state governors, such as Lagos State's Bola Tinubu, Ogun's Segun Osoba and Cross River's David Duke, have already brought out coherent state development plans...


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