Ibrahim Gambari

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Ibrahim Gambari
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Chief of Staff to the President
Assumed office
13 May 2020
Political offices
Preceded by Foreign Minister of Nigeria
1984 1985
Succeeded by
Diplomatic posts
Preceded by Permanent Representative of Nigeria
to the United Nations

1990 1999
Succeeded by
Preceded by Chairman of the United Nations Special Committee
on Peacekeeping Operations

1990 1999
Succeeded by
Preceded by
President of the Executive Board of UNICEF
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations
Special Adviser on Africa

2000 2005
Succeeded by
Preceded by Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations
for Department of Political Affairs

2005 2007
Succeeded by

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