The diplomatic dispatch, first reported by the India Times on Tuesday, was among the thousands of cable released recently by the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.
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The former U.S. ambassador to Nigeria warned that the current president, Goodluck Jonathan, was a corrupt and ambitious politician waiting for his predecessor to die before assuming power last year.
She said the “country is in a real mess, as Yar'adua has been in and out of a comatose state since his arrival in Saudi.”
The cable was among those released by the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks and was first reported Tuesday by AllAfrica.com.
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