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Nigeria

General Abdulsalami Abubakar

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


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The hostile host

Obasanjo sent his country's former head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, to urge Jammeh to comply, then visited Banjul in person...


The Sino-Shango pact

Abdulsalami Abubakar awarded eleven other blocks to senior military officers in favour at the time and Abacha's business partners, Gilbert and Jack Chagoury (AC Vol 40 No 7)...


No truce yet

Last month, former heads of state Shehu Shagari, Ernest Shonekan and Abdulsalami Abubakar tried to bring the two sides together amid optimistic noises from Obasanjo's political advisor, Jerry Gana...


Notes on a scandal

Abdulsalami Abubakar, who had presented himself as a reforming military leader determined to hand over to civil rule and who met with TSKJ officials in December 1998...


Diplomacy central

While Greenstock maintains that there can be no place in the proposed transitional government for the rebels of the Liberians United for Reconstruction and Development (LURD) and the Movement for Democracy in Liberia (Model), a Nigerian former military leader and now the Liberia mediator, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, may have to accept many of the rebels' demands for Liberian reconstruction...


How the Ghana talks stalled

General Abdulsalami Abubakar appeared to have won the trust of all sides at the peace talks in Ghana...


Horse-trading, arms-trading

It has since appointed a Nigerian former leader, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, to facilitate peace talks, and met in Belgium on 12 May to prepare for negotiations, provisionally planned for Accra later this month...


Climbing to the summit

The Commonwealth observer team led by Nigeria's former military leader, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, also failed the elections and was supported by Mbeki and Obasanjo...


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