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Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
#AtikuAt67: My Life, My Book, My story

#AtikuAt67: My Life, My Book, My story

On the 25th of November, 1946, a child was born in Jada, then a small town in what is now Adamawa State, and that child grew up to be me, Atiku. Though born into…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Never Take Unity For Granted

Never Take Unity For Granted

As we mark the centenary celebration of the amalgamation of the Lagos colony with the Northern and Southern Protectorates by the British Colonial occupier forming…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
My PTDF Story

My PTDF Story

I was recently mentioned in a tweet by a follower, @naigerian, who was asking about alleged mismanagement of PTDF funds. For the benefit of @naigerian and other…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
[August 23, 2018]

[August 23, 2018]

My first foray into agriculture, in the 1980s, ended in failure. I bought a large expanse of land on the Yola-Numan highway, and started farming maize. It didn’t…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Congratulations, General Muhammadu Buhari as #NigeriaDecides

Congratulations, General Muhammadu Buhari as #NigeriaDecides

Congratulatory message by Atiku Abubakar, GCON, former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, on the election of president-elect, His Excellency, General Muhammadu…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Beyond Terrorism: Education and Sustainable Development

Beyond Terrorism: Education and Sustainable Development

Remarks By Atiku Abubakar, GCON, former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria and Founder, American University of Nigeria, Yola, at the 10th Founder’s Day…

Atiku Abubakar August 23, 2018
Good Governance and Development: Notes on Nigeria

Good Governance and Development: Notes on Nigeria

Being speech by Atiku Abubakar, GCON, former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, at the 2nd Annual Convention of the Abia State Medical Association Alumni…

Atiku Abubakar August 22, 2018
None Of Us Is As Great As All Of Us

None Of Us Is As Great As All Of Us

The number one problem plaguing Nigeria is not corruption or even the absence of regular power. The number one problem militating against the progress of Nigeria…

Atiku Abubakar July 27, 2018
Nigeria Does Not Need a Rwandan Déjà vu

Nigeria Does Not Need a Rwandan Déjà vu

It has come to my attention that a song disparaging people of Igbo origin, and which wishes them dead, is circulating in some parts of the nation. I totally and…

Atiku Abubakar July 27, 2018
Thank God We’re Not Where We Used To Be

Thank God We’re Not Where We Used To Be

On this October 1st, 2017, I congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari and all Nigerians on the occasion of Nigeria’s 57th Independence anniversary. There are those…

Atiku Abubakar July 27, 2018
For the love of Nigeria

For the love of Nigeria

Once again, it is that time of year set aside for us Nigerians to honour members of our country’s Armed Forces Whom fought in the first and second World Wars,…