Favorites. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (March 5, 1943 – December 8, 1997) was a Nigerian political and military leader who served as the de facto second-in-command as Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters from 1976 to 1979 during General Olusegun Obasanjo military regime. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (March 5, 1943 – December 8, 1997) was a Nigerian political and military leader who played a prominent role in the history of Nigeria. 20:37. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device … She has also been engaged in political advocacy for electoral integrity as an accredited local elections observer by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Abiola. His office was assigned the task of managing operations of Operation Feed the Nation, a self-reliant agricultural policy of the new Obasanjo regime. Animal Farm (1999 film) Fernsehen . His father, Malam Musa Yar’adua was the Mutawallin Katsina. [3] At the urging of his father and his father's friend, defence minister Muhammadu Ribadu, Yar'Adua took the entrance exam of the Nigerian Military Training College. Animal Farm (1999 film) Television . President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he and the late Gen. Shehu Musa Yar’Adua were classmates at both the primary and secondary schools, noting that they both joined the Army after the completion of their West African School Certificate Examination. Asabe Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (born 6 June 1956) is the widow of Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, a retired Nigerian Army major general who served as the Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters under General Olusegun Obasanjo's 1977 - 1979 military government.. She is the founder/president of Asabe Shehu Yar'Adua Foundation (ASYARF), a non-governmental organisation with its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria. However, by 1979 the policy had not achieved its primary goal of self-reliance and self-sufficiency. May his soul rest in peace. She was once arrested[8][9] in 2009 and arraigned by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as Joy Asabe Williams, alias Hajiya Asabe Shehu Musa Yar’Adua, before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), for claiming to be the wife of the late Major General Shehu Musa Yar’Adua, elder brother of late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua. Nzeribe lost his mother when he was a primary school student, while his father was away in Great Britain studying law. In October 1999, government investigations into abuses by the Abacha regime, including the assassination of Kudirat Abiola (wife of M.K.O. His father, Musa Yar'Adua, was a teacher who later became the Minister for Lagos Affairs from 1957 to 1966[1] The local government reforms excluded traditional rulers from certain governance issues and limited their control over property rights. "Achieving food sufficiency in Nigeria through the operation 'feed the nation' programme". Asabe Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (born 6 June 1956)[1][2] is the widow[3] of Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, a retired Nigerian Army major general who served as the Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters under General Olusegun Obasanjo's 1977 - 1979 military government. [9] Operation Feed the Nation, known as OFN, was an initiative to boost local production of agricultural produce, especially staple crops such as rice and wheat, so as to improve self-sufficiency of food crops and reduce growing food deficits. The People's Front and PSP, became the two dominant factions within SDP. [13], Yar'Adua and his group formed the People's Front of Nigeria; Members included Babagana Kingibe, Atiku Abubakar, Bola Tinubu, Magaji Abdullahi, Ango Abdullahi, Ahmadu Rufa'i, Yahaya Kwande, Abdullahi Aliyu Sumaila, Wada Abubakar, Babalola Borishade, Timothy Oguntuase Akinbode, Sabo Bakin Zuwo, Sunday Afolabi, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Tony Anenih, Chuba Okadigbo. Though Yar'Adua was not a member of the assembly and a law had proscribed certain old breed politicians from political activities, his associates represented his political leanings at the forum and was active in the formation of political associations during the transitional period. 9. Yar’adua’s paternal grandmother was the sister of the great Emir of Katsina, Dikko. [14], The People's Front later merged with other groups to form the Social Democratic Party (SDP). His family was prominent in both traditional and modern politics; his father served as a federal minister during the First Republic (1960 to 1966). She is the founder/president of Asabe Shehu Yar'Adua Foundation (ASYARF),[1] a non-governmental organisation with its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria. In January 1992, Yar'Adua spent a short stint in detention, jailed for contravening a law banning certain persons from active politics. GENERAL Shehu Yar’adua was a wonderful man who was cut down in his prime. Tags: alhaji abdulmumini kabir usman col abdulaziz musa yar'adua Emir of Katsina matawalen katsina traditional title yar'adua family David Sun News Online team Filme. He was declared the winner of the controversial Nigerian presidential election held on 21 April 2007, and was sworn in on 29 May 2007. He was also The Federal Minister of Establishment, Nigerianisation, and Training in the First Republic. Yar'Adua who was from the northern aristocracy was relied on heavily by the triumvirate to consolidate power in the north. It is his courage and leadership that we continue to celebrate. Umaru Musa Yar'Adua (16 August 1951 – 5 May 2010) was a Nigerian politician who was the President of Nigeria from 2007 to 2010. 13 Gudu, Abuja", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Asabe_Shehu_Musa_Yar%27Adua&oldid=921410187, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 15 October 2019, at 15:55. She is the founder and president of ASABE SHEHU YAR’ADUA FOUNDATION Motto:abundant life, security,and peaceful co-existence. He served as governor of Katsina State in northern Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 28 May 2007. Yar'Adua attended Katsina Middle School and then Katsina Provincial School (now Government College, Katsina) for his secondary education; at the provincial school, where he was classmates with current Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari. Yar’Adua was married to Hauwa Umar Radda as a second wife from 1992 to 1997. Seal. Favoriten. Books. General Ibrahim Babangida started his political transition program in 1987 with the establishment of a Political Bureau, and a Constituent Assembly was later inaugurated to deliberate on a proposed draft constitution. SHEHU MUSA YAR'ADUA CENTRE. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua (Maris 5, 1943 - 8 ga Disamba 1997) wani manjo janar ne na sojan Najeriya mai ritaya wanda ya yi aiki a matsayin Shugaban sojin najeriya a matakin koli, a karkashin mulkin Janar Olusegun Obasanjo na 1976 - 1979. Bbc Hausa. In December 1929, a riot broke out in a bid to demonstrate agains The business of the court must be carried out as at when due and not in accordance with the whims and caprices of any person or persons. The reforms also granted recognition to local government as a third tier arm of government.[12]. Umaru YarAduas Bruder, General Shehu Musa YarAdua, der unter der Militärdiktatur Sani Abachas verurteilt wurde und 1997 im Gefängnis verstarb, war von 1… The sentence was commuted to life in prison but he died in captivity on 8 December 1997. during Nigeria's First Republic. The country lost a gentleman and a hero, but the structures he built could not be destroyed. By Kingsley Akkor Asabe, the second wife of the late General Shehu Musa Yar Adua, was yesterday arraigned at an Abuja high court sitting at Gudu yesterday along with one Linda Anyanwu over allegations of fraud and attempts to obtain money from the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service. Yar'Adua was born in Katsina into a titled Fulani family. Download & Install The New ANE Android App To Your Device Hello!! [citation needed] His second wife is the sister of Hajia Asabe Yar’Adua, wife of the late General Shehu Musa Yar'Adua, who was brother of President Umaru Yar'Adua. Major Mustapha Angrily Talks about The Death Of Chief MKO Abiola #OputaPanel - Duration: … Bücher. During the civil war, he commanded the 6th infantry brigade under the leadership of Murtala Mohammed, commander of the second division. Yar’Adua was born to an elite Fulani family, and his birthplace was an important centre of Islamic learning. Have you heard […] Favorite Quotes. In 1979, the regime transferred power to the civilian elected government of Shehu Shagari ushering in the Second Nigerian Republic which lasted from 1979 to 1983. They had two children. Yar’Adua’s first employment was at Holy Child College in Lagos (1975–76). 8. In 1965, Shehu Yar'adua married Hajia Binta and they have five children, including Murtala Yar'Adua, former Nigerian Minister of State for Defence.[17]. He died a true martyr for Nigeria. After retiring from the military, Yar'Adua established a holding company called Hamada Holdings with several business interests in shipping, banking, publishing allowing him to amass a vast private fortune. Bbc Hausa. Music. [5] In October 1967, Yar'Adua was given the responsibility for the capture of Onitsha[6] after two (2) unsuccessful attempts by the Nigerian troops. The court is not a respecter of any person or persons either. Located at One Memorial Drive in Abuja’s Central Business District, the Yar’Adua Centre serves as a hub for social and civic engagements in Nigeria. Turai married Umaru Yar'Adua in 1975, and they have five daughters and two sons.her two sons are She is a climate change advocate and through her NGO has been recognized[5][6] internationally for her commitment to the framework of the UNFCCC to assist developing countries in adaptation and mitigation practices to counter climate change. I have no doubt that he would have made an excellent President of Nigeria. Arua. He held the chieftaincy title of the Mutawallin Katsina (keeper of the treasury). Born in Kano State, she started her school at Sudan Interior Mission Kano and later St Louis Girls High Secondary School, Kano. Umaru Musa Yar'Adua (16 August 1951 – 5 May 2010) [1] [2] [3] was the President of Nigeria and the 13th Head of State. Umaru YarAdua entstammte einer bekannten Fulbe-Familie aus Nordnigeria. He was an outspoken delegate and in early 1994 organized a political conference at the Nigerian Union of Journalist office in Lagos that earned the attention of the military leadership who detained him for four days. As head of the SMHQ, Yar'Adua was the de facto second-in-command. In 1975, he was an active participant in the military coup d'etat that deposed General Yakubu Gowon as Nigeria's Head of State. [7] After the success of the coup, he served as Transport Minister in General Murtala Mohammad's regime. agartha christy. Prior to the coup, officials of the previous regime had ordered 16 million tonnes of cement to build military barracks around the country. Yar’Adua. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua would have been 77 years old, if he were alive today. The democracy we now enjoy is testimony to Shehu Yar'Adua's courage and leadership. I FROWN AT CHILD ABUSE. Football (Soccer) … Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation 3,940 views. The financial implications became more striking because the Nigerian government was liable to pay demurrage fees by the shippers. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua died two and a half years later in Abakaliki Prison. She has remained committed to sustaining her late husband's legacies by establishing the Asabe Shehu Yar'Adua Foundation (ASYARF) in 1998 and collaborating with other local and international non-governmental organization (NGOs) to put smiles of the faces of indigenous people around the world. The Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation as an accredited civil society observer in elections in line with the United Nations’ policy framework on election transparency has observed Presidential, Governorship and Local Government Elections in Nigeria over the years as well as in some ECOWAS countries, particularly Liberia. Movies. [4] He passed and was enlisted into the Nigerian Army in 1962 as part of the course 5 intake of the Nigerian military training school. As Transport Minister his major task was to decongest the Lagos port. Dr.HAJIYA ASABE SHEHU MUSA YAR’ADUA, is the wife of late GENERAL SHEHU MUSA YAR’ADUA. A new election was later conducted on June 12, 1993 which was won by M.K.O. He was declared the winner of the Nigerian presidential election held on 21 April 2007, and was sworn in on 29 May 2007.. Musik. E.O. Football (Soccer) … From 1964 to the end of the Nigerian Civil War, he held various positions including platoon commander in 1964, and from 1965 to 1966 adjutant of the First Infantry Battalion in Enugu. She was charged along with Linda Ayanwu and one Ibrahim Gaya on a three-count charge of conspiracy, impersonation and obtaining money by false pretence from the Comptroller General of Customs on May 3, 2009. Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Early Life. Footer. Abiola) in 1996 and the suspected murder of Shehu Musa Yar'Adua in detention in December 1997, resulted in the arrest of Ibrahim Coomassie and other leading figures, including Mohammed Abacha, the dictator's son. Wednesday, May 5, 2020 marked exactly 10 years since the curtains fell on a good man, humble patriot and former president of Nigeria, Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’Adua. Members of his campaign group included former PDP chairman Anthony Anenih, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former minister Dapo Sarumi, Bola Tinubu, Abdullahi Aliyu Sumaila and Sunday Afolabi. Following the 1976 Nigerian coup d'état attempt, which resulted in the assassination of Murtala Mohammed, Yar'Adua became the Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters. I FROWN AT CHILD ABUSE. In the words of Justice Talba, "The courts are not a ware house or a dumping ground for cases. Sein Vater, Musa YarAdua, war zur Zeit nach der Unabhängigkeit Minister für die damalige Hauptstadt Lagos und bekleidete auch das Ehrenamt des Schatzmeisters (Mutawallen) von Katsina. Games. However, the law was repealed and Yar'Adua subsequently announced his presidential election. She is a graduate of London Royal College of Arts, London (Bachelor of Arts BA, Master of Art MA). Mechanisms used to promote the objective included the distribution of heavily subsidized fertilizers and seeds to farmers,[10] loans to small scale farmers to enable them to purchase equipment, and an educational outreach programme manned by Corpers to teach peasant farmers how to use modern agricultural equipment. However, the berthing facilities of the port were inadequate. [11] Yar'Adua also guided the Supreme Military Council's initiatives on local government reforms which led to the conduct of local government elections in 1976. However, Yar'Adua's group was very organized and able to win the majority of the elective posts within SDP. Published by the Shehu Musa Yar'Adua Foundation in Nigeria, and distributed by Lynne Reinner Publishers, Inc. 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