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Olusegun Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Chief Olusegun Mathew Okikiola Aremu Obasanjo, GCFR, Ph.D. is a former Nigerian Army general who was President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007. Obasanjo was a career soldier before serving twice as his nation's head of state. From July 2004 to January 2006, Obasanjo also served as Chairperson of the African Union.
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