[size=14pt]Yar'Adua's nephew under pressure to reject nomination [/size] Our source said, One of the ministerial nominees from Katsina State, Mr. Murtala Yar'Adua, has been under intensive pressure to reject the appointment as a minister by the wife of his uncle and the First Lady, Mrs. Turai Yar'Adua Murtala's paternal grand-father, Musa Yar'Adua, was the first of the Yar'Adua family of Katsina to embrace political limelight. Mallam Musa Yar'Adua served as a member of the House of Representatives, in the first Republic Federal Minister for Establishment, Nigerianisation and Training and later Minister for Lagos Affairs The elevation of Musa Yar 'Adua to the highly exalted office was to ensure that the Hausa-Fulani, the group to which both Murtala Mohammed and Yar'Adua belonged to were adequately represented in government. The principle of federal character was later enshrined in the 1979 Constitution promulgated by the Obasanjo regime Early life. Yar'Adua was born in Katsina into a titled royal family. His father, Musa Yar'Adua, was a teacher who later became the Minister for Lagos Affairs from 1957 to 1966 during Nigeria's First Republic and held the chieftaincy title of Tafidan Katsina before he was appointed to the title of Mutawallin Katsina (keeper of the treasury). Yar'Adua's grandfather, Malam Umaru, was also the. . Babban wurin taro a Abuja da aka sanya sunan shehu Yaradua don tunawa da shi. Bayan ya yi ritaya daga aikin soja, ya kafa wani kamfani mai riƙe da suna Hamada Holdings. Ya kasance wani mai saka jarine.
Shehu Yar'adua married Hajia Binta in 1965, and they have five children, including Murtala Yar'Adua, former Nigerian Minister of State for Defence. After retiring from the military, he established a holding company called Hamada Holdings. He was an investor in the Nigerian branch of Habib Bank Welcome Mallam Murtala Yar'Adua, Yar'Adua Foundation Remarks Dr. Kole Shettima, Director, MacArthur Foundation Opening Address Professor Mahmood Yakubu Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission Political Campaign Finance Reform in Nigeria Guest Speaker Professor Benjamin Page Northwestern University, Chicag
Murtala Yar'Adua - late president's nephew. Presidential race now on. Profile: Goodluck Jonathan. Reactions in quotes. In pictures: Nigeria mourns. Nigerians on Yar'Adua's death. She says there are still no answers to the big questions about Nigeria's future Intels has also employed several nephews of Umaru Yar'Adua, notably Murtala Yar'Adua, eldest son of Shehu. The fact that Intels can open doors to the president's office will be invaluable to it For Murtala Yar'Adua, a False Alarm Mar 25, 2010 (Daily Trust/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) -- Widespread rumours yesterday alleging that President Umaru Yar'adua's nephew Murtala Shehu Yar'adua had turned down his nomination to serve in the new cabinet turned out to be false Yar'adua married Hajia Binta in 1965, and they had five children, including Murtala Yar'Adua, former Nigerian Minister of State for Defence. His younger brother, Umaru Musa was governor of Katsina State in northern Nigeria from May 29th, 1999 to May 28th, 2007 and until his death in May 2010, the 13th president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation has set up a committee for the 20th anniversary of the commissioning of the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Centre. This was contained in a statement issued by the Foundation's director- general, Jacqueline Farris, on Friday in Abuja. According to the statement, the committee will be heade Wednesday's confirmations appeared in part aimed to satisfy the Yar'adua camp: Mr. Jonathan's retooled cabinet included about a dozen reappointed members from his predecessor's cabinet as well as. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (March 5, 1943 - December 8, 1997) was a retired Nigerian Army major general who served as the Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters under General Olusegun Obasanjo's 1976 - 1979 military government
Murtala Shehu Yar'adua, the former Minister of Defence. The Honourable Commissioner started her Primary Education at Adrao International School, Lagos and then moved to the United Kingdom where she attended Ibstock Place School London, UK. After her common entrance examination, she proceeded to the prestigious Millfield School in Somerset, UK. Mallam Murtala Yar'adua Treasurer Mallam Murtala Yar'Adua served as Minister of State, Defence during the Jonathan Administration. He attendedSoutheasternUniversity,London,England from 1994-1997 and holds a B.Sc. Degree in Business Management and an MBA in Financial Management. He serves as Director of Hamada Holdings Nigeri
The group wondered why Murtala Yar'Adua, a former Minister of State for Defence, had not been invited for interrogation despite superintending over the mis-managed N35 billion Peace-Keeping. In December 1967 the Nigerian 2nd Division under Col. Murtala Mohammed along with the Nigerian 6th Battalion under. Lt. Col. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua crossed the Niger River at Idah and made their way to Enugu The marriage produced five children; the eldest son, Mallam Murtala Yar'Adua, was appointed Minister of State for Defence by President Goodluck Jonathan and served during the Administration. Binta is a trustee of Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation and she's actively participating in guiding its operations. Mrs Beatrice Ekwuem Among the new nominees are Murtala Yar'Adua, a close relative of ailing President Umaru Yar'Adua, and Jubril Martins Kuye, a one-time junior finance minister under former President Olusegun Obasanjo Murtala Yar'Adua The scion of the Yar'Adua family, Murtala is the son of the late Shehu Musa Yar'Adua. A member of the board of Bank PHB, the president's nephew has business interest in different sectors of the economy. The Abachas The late head of state was blessed with a large family. The Abacha children are mostly grown ups
The one of Murtala Yar'adua is just funny. It all sums up to the fact that, for every step we take in the right direction, we take ten steps in the wrong direction. Tags Others like Murtala, 'Yar'adua and those from the first Republic died. Shagari, Abdussalmi and Gowon appear to be much more relatively accepted largely due to their ability to stay away from active politics and partisan controversies after office Alhaji Murtala Yar'Adua, the son of late General Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, is well set for grooming to step into the shoes of his uncle Umaru Musa in the PDP spirit of keeping it in the family Then there is Murtala Yar'Adua, the ailing president's nephew. a Yar'Adua in the Cabinet to compensate the family for losing the presidency due to ill health? Upon the assassination of the revered Head of State, Murtala Mohammed, in 1976, Shehu Yar'Adua was named Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters and promoted to the rank of Major-General in the Obasanjo Administration. At just 36 years of age, he was the youngest officer to hold that rank on the entire Continent
Former First Lady, Turai Yar'Adua, on Saturday paid a surprise visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his residence at Abeokuta, the Ogun Stat Murtala Yar'Adua took the slot of Katsina State. Son of the late General Yar'Adua, his nomination probably put paid to the return of Abba Ruma, a former Minister of Agriculture and core member of Yar'Adua's kitchen cabinet to the federal executive council. Governor Ibrahim Shema it was learnt was relieved when the replacement was announced
The Board of Trustees of the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation has set up a committee for the 20th anniversary o Oil and Gas Player Independent Energy Ltd. Asset Name: Asset Type: Stake: Role: Ofa: Fields: 100.000%: Owne A former head of the lower house of parliament, Aminu Bello Masari, as well as Murtala Yar'Adua, the first son of President Umaru Yar'Adua's elder brother, the late general Shehu Yar'Adua, also. Delivering the 2012 Shehu Musa Yar'Adua memorial lecture at the Yar'Adua Centre in Abuja on Saturday, the former Vice President advocated the enactment of a law that mandates anyone under the.
President Umaru Yar'adua's nephew Alhaji Murtala Yar'adua ended up yesterday in the list of 25 ministerial nominees sent to the Senate by Acting President Goodluck Jonathan for screening and possible confirmation. Alhaji Murtala is the Tafidan Katsina and eldest son of the president's late senior brother, Major General Shehu Yar'adua Second Admission List 2020/2021 Academic Session. Make sure that they upload their O'Level Results on the JAMB Portal Candidates are advised to visit any accredited JAMB CBT centre to do so. Candidates are advised to log on to their (Personal) JAMB Portal and accept the admission (This will start as from Monday 21/6/2021) Auwal. Tasiu. Abubakar
•Alhaji Murtala Yar'Adua (Katsina) •Hon. Nduese Essien (Akwa Ibom) •Alhaji Umaru Aliyu (Taraba) •Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq Mohammed (Gombe) •Olusegun Olutoyin Aganga (Lagos) Managing Director, Goldman Sachs •Labran Maku (Nasarawa), former deputy governor •Senator Sanusi Daggash •Emeka Wogu (Abia ) •Bello Adok Alhaji Murtala Yar?Adua Hon. Nduese Essien Alhaji Umaru Aliyu Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq Mohammed Olusegun Olutoyin Aganga Bawa Bwari Senator Bala Mohammed Adamu Maina Waziri Labran Maku Senator Sanusi Daggash Emeka Wogu Bello Adoke Mrs. Josephine Tapgun Suleiman Bello Mrs. Dora Akunyili Shamsuddeen Usman Emmanuel Iheanacho Musa Sada Prof Sheikh.
Goodluck Jonathan, the acting president of Nigeria, has signalled his intention for change with a list of 33 nominees for the new cabinet For instance, he retained Prof. Dora Akunyili as the Minister of Information and Communications and made Murtala Yar'Adua, the nephew of the ailing President Umaru Yar'Adua, the Minister of State for Defence. Before the inauguration, there had been reports that Akunyili might be made the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory or Minister.
A list of all Shareholders in Nigeria's Oil and Gas Industry About two years ago when General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (retired) celebrated his 78th birthday, a magazine saddled me with the responsibility of writing a unique and 'one of a kind' featur The North West also from Shagari, Murtala, Yar Adua, Abatcha, to Buhari would have ruled the country for a combined period of 19 years if the current President completes his term in 2019. The North East of the three geo political regions in the North has not produced any President of this country
The Nigerian Ministry of Defence is the government department charged with ensuring Nigeria's national security.It consists of the defence services headquarters, the Nigerian Army, the Nigerian Air Force, the Nigerian Navy, and other defence agencies and departments.. The last Defence Minister of Nigeria, Dr. Bello Haliru Mohammed was removed by President Jonathan on June 22, 2012 after. Yar'Adua will be buried in his northern home state of Katsina later in the day, while the country has begun seven days of mourning for the president. Jonathan had already been running the country after assuming the position of acting president on February 9, while Yar'Adua was in Saudi Arabia receiving medical treatment The meeting was attended a cross section of founding leaders of the Movement, among who were Chief Tony Anenih, Farouk Abdulazeez who chaired the meeting, Hon. Dubem Onyia, Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, Alhaji Murtala Yar'Adua, and Hon Chris Agbobu Buhari was Shehu Yar'Adua's oldest friend and Shehu named his second son after him (his first son Murtala was named after Murtala Mohammed with whom Yar'Adua served in the 1967-70 civil war and on whose behalf he helped organise the 1975 coup against Yakubu Gowon).. Former Minister Murtala Yar Adua was in charge of the Ministry of Defence for the period in question. We wonder why this supervising minister hasn't been invited for interrogation
Posts about yar' adua written by Fortune&Class. The recent uproar over a N17 billion debt scandal involving BankPHB may have given impetus to the Yar'Adua family to start listening to the argument of close aides of President Umar Musa-Yar'Adua on the strategic need for the President to set off the process of enabling his family to take position for more dominant roles in the ownership. They might have belonged to Murtala, Yar'adua, Danjuma, Buhari and a host of other military officers that were members of the Supreme Military Council then. Bula ne. Posted by Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde at 4:25 PM. Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. Labels: Obasanjo. 8 comments
Murtala Yar'Adua - late president's nephew Presidential race now on Profile: Goodluck Jonathan Reactions in quotes In pictures: Nigeria mourns Nigerians on Yar'Adua's death She says there are still no answers to the big questions about Nigeria's future Murtala Yar'Adua - late president's nephew. She says there are still no answers to the big questions about Nigeria's future. The political deal that has traditionally ensured peace between north and south is coming under strain, our correspondent says Following the dismissal of the previous cabinet in Nigeria, President Umaru Yar'adua's nephew Alhaji Murtala Yar'adua has been listed among the 25 ministerial nominees sent to the Senate by Acting President Goodluck Jonathan for screening and possible confirmation. However speculations, from top aids and family members, regarding the.
Our source said, One of the ministerial nominees from Katsina State, Mr. Murtala Yar'Adua, has been under intensive pressure to reject the appointment as a minister by the wife of his uncle and the First Lady, Mrs. Turai Yar'Adua. In fact, the First Lady set up a team, made up of the loyalists of his husband and members of Yar'Adua. Minister of State Murtala Yar'adua (left), Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Ibrahim Dambazau (middle) and Minster of Defence Chief Adetokunbo Kayode inspecting Army Projects in Abuja . Some of the projects Murtala Yar'Adua - minister of state defence Nuhu Way - minister of state power Adamu Waziri - police affairs Muhammed Abubakar - science and technology Earnest Olubolade - special duties Yusuf Sulaiman - transport Akinlabi Olasunkanmi - youth development Josephine Anenih - minister of women affair Chef traditionnel de l'Etat de Katsina, Murtala Yar'Adua a longtemps été directeur de la filiale portuaire d'Intels, la société de logistique créée par son père et par l'ancien vice-président Atiku Abubakar et dirigée depuis Londres par les Italiens Jan Angelo Perruchi et Gabriele Volpi, ainsi que par le Français Daniel Sigaud The latest horror finds grim company; ethnic and religious clashes have occurred in Jos in 1994, 2001, 2004, 2008 and as recently as January. It also comes at a time when Nigeria's president Umaru Yar'adua has not been seen or heard from for 113 days and the country grapples with a leadership crisis, food prices and fuel scarcity
The Nigerian Ministry of Defence is the government department charged with ensuring Nigeria s national security. It consists of the defence services headquarters, the Nigerian Army, the Nigerian Air Force, the Nigerian Navy, and other defenc Vice-ministre de la Défense, Murtala Yar'Adua ; Ministre des Affaires étrangères, Odein Ajumogobia, ancien vice-ministre du Pétrole. D'autre part, le président a limogé le directeur général de la compagnie pétrolière nationale NNPC, Mohammed Barkindo, critiqué depuis des années critiquée pour son inefficacité
In their separate remarks at the closing ceremony, the minister of police affairs Alhaji Adamu Maina Waziri and the minister of state for defence, Alhaji Murtala Yar'adua, commended the NDA for introducing the exercise View Murtala Kerau's profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Murtala has 3 jobs listed on their profile. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Murtala's. Depuis le décès de Shehu Yar'Adua en prison en 1997, les intérêts de sa famille dans Intels sont gérés par sa veuve Hajia Binta Yar'Adua. Intels a également employé plusieurs neveux d'Umaru Yar'Adua, notamment Murtala Yar'Adua, le fils aîné de Shehu Yar'Adua En släkting till den ordinarie presidenten, Murtala Yar'Adua, blir biträdande försvarsminister. Jonathan sade att mottot för hans regering är nolltolerans mot korruption. Han sade att han.