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NIGERIA: Buhari’s new chief of staff

On 13 May, President Muhamadu Buhari presented his new chief of staff, the veteran diplomat Ibrahim Gambari (75). Gambari presents a ‘like-for-like’ replacement for the late Abba Kyari. While loyalty was arguably a key selection criterion for Buhari, Gambari’s deep international contact network could prove useful in negotiations with international donors.… Read the rest