Olusegun Obasanjo

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Olusegun Obasanjo
Olusegun Obasanjo 2014.jpg
12t Preses o Nigerie
In office
29 Mey 1999 – 29 Mey 2007
Vice PresesAtiku Abubakar
Precedit biAbdulsalami Abubakar
Succeedit biUmaru Yar'Adua
5t Preses o Nigerie
In office
13 Februar 1976 – 30 September 1979
Precedit biMurtala Mohammed
Succeedit biShehu Shagari
Vice Preses o Nigerie
In office
29 Julie 1975 – 13 Februar 1976
Precedit biJoseph Edet Akinwale
Succeedit biShehu Musa Yar'Adua
Personal details
Born (1938-03-05) 5 Mairch 1938 (age 81)
Abeokuta, Breetish Nigerie
NaitionalityNigerie
Poleetical pairtyPDP (1999–2015)
Spoose(s)Esther Oluremi (ex-wife)
Lynda (ex-wife, deceased)
Stella Obasanjo (deceased)
Alma materDSSC, India
ReligionChristianity[1]
Nickname(s)Baba
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid
Militar service
Allegiance Nigerie
Service/branchAirmy
Years o service1958–1979
RankLieutenant 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.