Olusegun Obasanjo

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Olusegun Obasanjo
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12t Preses o Nigerie
In office
29 Mey 1999 – 29 Mey 2007
Vice Preses Atiku Abubakar
Precedit bi Abdulsalami Abubakar
Succeedit bi Umaru Yar'Adua
5t Preses o Nigerie
In office
13 Februar 1976 – 30 September 1979
Precedit bi Murtala Mohammed
Succeedit bi Shehu Shagari
Vice Preses o Nigerie
In office
29 Julie 1975 – 13 Februar 1976
Precedit bi Joseph Edet Akinwale
Succeedit bi Shehu Musa Yar'Adua
Personal details
Born (1938-03-05) 5 Mairch 1938 (age 79)
Abeokuta, Breetish Nigerie
Naitionality Nigerie
Poleetical pairty PDP (1999–2015)
Spoose(s) Esther Oluremi (ex-wife)
Lynda (ex-wife, deceased)
Stella Obasanjo (deceased)
Alma mater DSSC, India
Religion Christianity[1]
Nickname(s) Baba
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
Militar service
Allegiance  Nigerie
Service/branch Airmy
Years o service 1958–1979
Rank Lieutenant General

Olusegun Mathew Okikiola Aremu Obasanjo, GCFR[2] (/ˈbɑːsən/; Yoruba: Olúṣẹ́gun Ọbásanjọ́ [olúʃɛ̙́ɡũ ɒ̙básandʒɒ̙́];[3] born circa 5 Mairch 1938) is a umwhile Nigerie Airmy general who wis Preses o Nigerie frae 1999 tae 2007.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Rowland Croucher. "John Mark Ministries | Nigeria: Muslim Muscle In The North". Jmm.aaa.net.au. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. "Statement by Obasanjo to the United Nations" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. Wi tone markin, his name is spelled Olúṣẹ́gun Ọbásanjọ́.