'Yes, he did facilitate a donation of fifty million naira to the Olusegun Obasanjo
Presidential Library, but so did many other individuals, including civic-minded traditional rulers, state Governors, bankers and captains of industry.
Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo
estimated, 'Corrupt African leaders have stolen at least $140 billion from their people in the [four] decades since independence.' The call for more aid by George Bush, Tony Blair and other G-8 leaders will produce nothing but more of the same."
, caused a snafu recently when he attempted to tinker with the constitution to allow him to run for a third term.
Speaking at the meeting, Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo
pointed out that for Africa's fish consumption to remain at its already-low present level, fish production must increase by more than 250% by the year 2015.
President Olusegun Obasanjo
of Nigeria visited Coventry Cathedral to be awarded the city's Peace Prize.
Part of an aggressive boost for tourism spearheaded by President Olusegun Obasanjo
, the event is meant to showcase Nigerian cuisine, dance, theatre, street performance, masquerade and martial arts.
from prison on June 15, 1998, and to help the latter become the leading candidate to a civilian presidency.
Louis Michel, EU Commissioner for development, on April 27 condemned the "violence and abuse of civilians" and reconfirmed the EU's support for the mediation efforts of The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and of the President in office of the African Union, Olusegun Obasanjo
. Violence broke out in Lome after Faure Eyadema, the deceased president's son, was proclaimed as winner of the presidential elections on April 24.
--Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo
, praising Africa's Anglican bishops' statements against same-sex unions and gay clergy (The New York Times, Oct.
The men in charge of petroleum policy in Nigeria are President Olusegun Obasanjo
and Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who is being prepared to win the presidential elections in 2007.
President of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo
is reportedly visiting Finland on Wednesday (17 November), making him the first Nigerian head of state to visit Finland.
President Paul Biya of Cameroon and President Olusegun Obasanjo
of Nigeria have since requested a Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission that will ensure both parties representation as they consider ways to enforce the ruling.