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Nigeria

General Abdulsalami Abubakar

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


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Muddy waters

Abdulsalami Abubakar to award 11 oil exploration blocks and eight oil lifting contracts to a group of well-connected military officers and local businessmen...


The General's election

Abdulsalami Abubakar, and even northern progressives, such as the former Kaduna Governor Balarabe Musa and Abubakar Rimi from Kano...


It's the economy

Yet the enlightened within General Abdulsalami Abubakar’s government, and those abroad who care, fear that Nigeria faces economic collapse, which could make the trumpeted return to civil rule a brief one...


Who's counting?

In his 4 January budget, Nigeria's head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, hoped the ailing economy would grow by at least 3 per cent this year, despite plunging world oil prices...


The man who would be king

Abdulsalami Abubakar’s spokesman, Mohammed Harouna, says that Abacha and two ministers withdrew $2...


As bad as it gets

If General Abdulsalami Abubakar’s government cannot sort out the oil business, its brokering of a political transition may not amount to much...


Annan and Africa

Since Annan’s trip to Abuja in late June alongside Commonwealth Secretary General Emeka Anyaoku, he has kept in close touch with Nigeria’s new military leader, General Abdulsalami Abubakar...


Obasanjo encore

Abdulsalami Abubakar, Obasanjo epitomises Nigerian soldiering: an officer and a gentleman who acquitted himself with courage and honour during the civil war...


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