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General News of Wednesday, 18 January 2023


Old photo of Atiku Abubakar in Customs uniform emerges

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An old photo of Atiku Abubakar in the Nigeria Customs Service has resurfaced.

Atiku served in the service for twenty years, rising to become the Deputy Director, the second highest position in the Service was then known.

He retired in April 1989 and took up full-time business and politics.

The former vice president is now the presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and will contest the 2023 presidential elections against Peter Obi of the Labour Party and for former Lagos Governor, Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC).