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Nigeria

General Abdulsalami Abubakar

Date of Birth: 13/06/1942
Place of Birth: Minna, Niger State


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Now the race looks serious

General supportThe arrival of former head of military intelligence General Aliyu Mohammed Gusau on the second day of the congress, telling PDP officials that he and his fellow northern generals Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar would support Atiku's campaign if he got the nomination, was the final boost...

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Rumblings in the regions

Generals Abdulsalami Abubakar (who is Babangida's neighbour in Minna, the capital of Niger State) and Theophilus Danjuma are also uneasy about current trends but less inclined to speak out publicly...


Presidential letter bombs

Obasanjo informs Jonathan that he has discussed his concern about current developments with his fellow retired generals Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar (both former heads of state) and Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma...


Opposition on all fronts

Talks on the amnesty included the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, former military leader General Abdulsalami Abubakar, and other senior figures in the northern elite and security services...


Hybrid justice

The diplomatic approach reflects the preferred style of Mbeki and two former presidents, Burundi's Pierre Buyoya and Nigeria's General Abdulsalami Abubakar, and Egypt's ex-Foreign Minister Ahmed Maher...


Wasteful wars, foreign friends

He served as Nigeria's UN envoy in the 1990s and was an apologist for the military regimes of General Sani Abacha and Major General Abdulsalami Abubakar...


Monster party

Abdulsalami Abubakar and Yakubu Gowon have quietly warned that a third term for Obasanjo could threaten national stability...


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