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Nigeria’s democracy is stable because I quickly retired 93 military officers — Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo believes his 1999 decision to retire politically exposed military officers was largely responsible for the current stability of democracy in the country.   Ninety-three military officers who had served as state governors/administrators and ministers were laid off in one fell swoop by Obasanjo, soon after taking office as President in May 1999.   Throwing light on ...

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