TITLE

A general who stepped down but didn't fade away

AUTHOR(S)
Santoro, Lara
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/25/99, Vol. 91 Issue 62, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the influence of former Nigerian military ruler Ibrahim Babangida on the country's upcoming presidential elections. Questions about the nation's future under civilian rule; Controversy over the relationship between Babangida and the election's frontrunner, Olusegun Obasanjo; Why Babangida stepped down from rule in 1993; Influence of Babangida's wealth; Obasanjo's credentials and accomplishments.
ACCESSION #
1568244

 

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