President of Nigeria

By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2014
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By Theophilus Ilevbare– “Corruption is not the cause of all the problems confronting Africa. In terms of security, Boko Haram is the biggest challenge we (Nigeria) have at the moment.” – President Goodluck Jonathan “For Mr. President to have said that corruption is not our number one problem th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 7th, 2014
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by Fejiro Oliver In what has become a vogue among prominent Nigerians, including the thugs among them, former Nigeria Minster, Edwin Clark has written his own letter to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, for daring to criticize his kinsman, President Goodluck Jonathan. In the letter, he accused Obas...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 18th, 2013
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GOODLUCK JONATHAN, Nigeria’s embattled president, has been infuriated and weakened by a couple of supposedly private letters to him that were leaked to the press. The first was penned by Lamido Sanusi, the central bank’s respected governor, who accused the state oil company of failing to account for ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Sep 12th, 2013
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• Okutepa The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has been in the news for wrong reasons since last week when its controversial convention ended in widening differences among its members. At the root of this disagreement is the alleged ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan and his eligibility to contest ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 7th, 2013
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Former president of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo has never seen a perfect election. At this rate, he’s not going to come close. The African Union’s brazen rubber-stamping of the Zimbabwean elections is incompatible with the lofty ideals it espouses, but makes perfect sense when you realize that it reall...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2013
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HARARE — Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo arrived in the Zimbabwean capital late Saturday to head African Union observers to upcoming general elections in the southern African country. “We are here not to conduct an election, we are here to observe the conduct of an election,” ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 22nd, 2013
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By Aruna Turay Former President of Nigeria and well-respected International Statesman, General Olusegun Mathew OkikiÍla Obasanjo of Nigeria will on Saturday 23rd March 2013 receive an honorary doctorate degree from the Fourah Bay College (FBC), University of Sierra Leone, at the college campus in Fre...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Mar 20th, 2013
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Pius Adesanmi Dear President Barack Obama, Greetings. On behalf of the good citizens of the District of Columbia, who, in their infinite wisdom, entrusted me with the Office of the Mayor, I am writing to draw your attention to an issue of urgent municipal importance. Although my aides here in the May...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 13th, 2013
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The state pardon given by the Federal Government to some Nigerians who had been convicted of various crimes was not a unilateral action of President Goodluck Jonathan but a decision considered and approved by the Council of States which is constitutionally empowered by the 1999 constitution to do so....
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 20th, 2013
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Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan will embark on a working visit to Switzerland and Ethiopia tomorrow with engagements in Geneva and Davos devoted to drawing the attention of more members of the international business finance community to Nigeria’s immense investment potentials. President Jonatha...