His Excellency, Abdulsalami Abubakar, GCFR
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His Excellency, Abdulsalami Abubakar, GCFR

Abdulsalami Abubakar (born June 13, 1942) is a retired Nigerian Army General who was Military Head of State from 9 June 1998 until 29 May 1999. He succeeded Sani Abacha upon Abacha’s death. It was during Abubakar’s leadership that Nigeria adopted a modified version of the 1979 constitution, which provided for multiparty elections. Abubakar transferred power to president-elect Olusegun Obasanjo on 29...

His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, GCON
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His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar, GCON

Atiku Abubakar (GCON) (born 25 November 1946) is a Nigerian politician, businessman and philanthropist, who served as the second elected Vice-President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007, on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), with President Olusegun Obasanjo. Abubakar worked in the Nigeria Customs Service for twenty years, rising to become the Deputy Director, as the second highest position in...

His Excellency, Umaru Musa Yar’adua, GCFR
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His Excellency, Umaru Musa Yar’adua, GCFR

Umaru Musa Yar’Adua (16 August 1951 – 5 May 2010) was the 13th president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He was governor of Katsina State in northern Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 28 May 2007. He was declared the winner of the controversial Nigerian presidential election held on 21 April 2007, and was sworn in on 29 May 2007. He was a member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP)....

His Excellency, Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR
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His Excellency, Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR

Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan GCFR GCON (born 20 November 1957) is a former President of Nigeria, having served from 2010 to 2015. He served as Vice-President of Nigeria from 2007 to 2010 and as Governor of Bayelsa State from 2005 to 2007. He contested and lost the 2015 presidential election, upon which he conceded defeat and became the first sitting Nigerian president to do so. Jonathan’s...

Engr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu
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Engr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu

Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu (born December 18, 1956) is the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources and the immediate past Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation married to Elizabeth Kachikwu. Kachikwu is a distinction graduate of Law from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and Nigerian Law School. He bagged a first class degree in Law and was the best graduate and multiple...

Ahmed A. Bobboi
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Ahmed A. Bobboi

Ahmed A. Bobboi was appointed Executive Secretary of the Petroleum Equalization Fund Management Board in October 2016 by President Muhammadu Buhari haven served for 20 years within the organization.

Admiral Festus Porbeni
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Admiral Festus Porbeni

Former Chief of Administration, Defence Headquarters and Minister of Transport, was at Hussey College between 1959 and 1964.

His Excellency, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, GCFR
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His Excellency, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, GCFR

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida GCFR (born 17 August 1941), is a retired Nigerian Army General who was President of Nigeria from 27 August 1985 to 26 August 1993. He previously served as the chief of army staff from January 1984 to August 1985. Babangida was a key player in most of the military coups in Nigeria (July 1966, February 1976, December 1983, August 1985, December 1985 and...

His Excellency, Ernest Shonekan, GCFR
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His Excellency, Ernest Shonekan, GCFR

Chief Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan (born 9 May 1936 in Lagos, Colonial Nigeria) is a British-trained Nigerian lawyer, industrialist, politician and traditional chieftain. He was appointed as interim president of Nigeria by General Ibrahim Babangida on the 26th of August, 1993. Babangida resigned under pressure to cede control to a democratic government. Shonekan’s transitional administration only lasted three months, as a palace...

His Excellency, Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR
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His Excellency, Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo is a former Nigerian Army general who was President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007. Obasanjo was a career soldier before serving twice as his nation’s head of state. He served as a military ruler from 13 February 1976 to 1 October 1979, and as a democratically elected president from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007. From July...

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