Nigerian President Makes Minor Cabinet Shake-Up

Despite previous denials, President Goodluck Jonathan has made minor changes to his cabinet.

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President Goodluck Jonathan considers his new Cabinet.

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  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Rules Out Cabinet Shake Up

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