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Nigeria

General Abdulsalami Abubakar

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


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Obasanjo encore

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


Dinosaur encore

The surprise was the choice of the next Chairman: Togo’s ‘dinosaur’ President, Gnassingbé Eyadéma, takes over from a thankful General Abdulsalami Abubakar, who has plenty to occupy him in Nigeria...


Usman Optimism

Astutely, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (AC Vol 39 No 18) had sent a delegation led by Finance Minister Ismaila Usman and soon-to-retire Central Bank Governor Paul Ogwuma, in a hail of reform-minded policy promises...


Crisis? What crisis?

If General Abdulsalami Abubakar’s government keeps its economic as well as its political promises, Nigeria could pick up some funds fleeing from east Asia and eastern Europe...


Parties at work

Both are dominated by figures from the country’s political past eager to seize General Abdulsalami Abubakar’s offer of an unimpeded transition to civil rule by 29 May 1999...


Opening up Aso Rock

Abdulsalami Abubakar on 7 September at the Nigerian Presidency’s first international press conference for more than four years...


Pushing for Praia

Abdulsalami Abubakar had sent Kouyate to Abidjan with a message for President Henri Konan Bédié indicating that Nigeria preferred a peaceful solution...


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