Atiku Abubakar

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Atiku Abubakar ((); born 25 November 1946) is a Nigerian politician and businessman who served as the vice president of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007 during the presidency of Olusegun Obasanjo. He ran for the office of governor of Adamawa State in 1990 and 1996 unsuccessfully, but won in 1998. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Atiku Abubakar has received more than 1,821,250 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Atiku Abubakar is the 17,148th most popular politician, the 71st most popular biography from Nigeria and the 19th most popular Nigerian Politician.

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Among politicians, Atiku Abubakar ranks 17,148 out of 19,576Before him are Jean Charest, Lagumot Harris, Drest Gurthinmoch, Jack Layton, Margaret Chase Smith, and Jon Kyl. After him are Syarhey Rumas, Jeannot Ahoussou-Kouadio, Andrea Nahles, Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev, Grigol Mgaloblishvili, and Dru Drury.

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Among people born in 1946, Atiku Abubakar ranks 736Before him are Claudette Werleigh, Dennis Kucinich, Jeffrey Hammond, Sonny Perdue, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, and Ravi Zacharias. After him are Penelope Spheeris, Tony Ashton, Tony Hurt, Michael Rosen, Samuel E. Wright, and Yakov Eliashberg.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar ranks 71 out of 309Before him are Emmanuel Olisadebe (1978), Ahmed Musa (1992), Vincent Enyeama (1982), Ben Okri (1959), Hauwa Ibrahim (1968), and Mohammed Yusuf (1970). After him are Fiona Fullerton (1956), Victor Moses (1990), Rabiu Afolabi (1980), Wilfred Agbonavbare (1966), Michael Obiku (1968), and Odion Ighalo (1989).

Among POLITICIANS In Nigeria

Among politicians born in Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar ranks 19Before him are Nnamdi Azikiwe (1904), Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912), Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi (1924), Ernest Shonekan (1936), Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (1900), and Mohammed Yusuf (1970). After him are Obafemi Awolowo (1909), Moshood Abiola (1937), Yemi Osinbajo (1957), Muhammadu Maccido (1928), Adebayo Adedeji (1930), and Namadi Sambo (1954).