Utility of Legislature’s ranking rule

GUEST COLUMNIST by Sufuyan Ojeifo Congressional leadership stability is a key feature of advanced democracies, particularly the United States of America. This is anchored on natural progression by ranking members into positions reserved for “wise men” held in high esteem by their peers, respected by the executive and trusted by the people. In the More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Journalism isn’t dying. It’s returning to its roots

GUEST COLUMNIST by Antonio Garcia Martinez The past few weeks have brought bad news to the hardworking scribes of the news business. Three leading digital outlets—BuzzFeed, the Huffington Post, and Vice—announced More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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So that ASUU, University system will rise again

GUEST COLUMNIST by Gbolahan Gbadamosi and Akintokunbo A.Adejumo This piece arose from a conversation we had that dragged on and on. We have a combined experience of and exposure to university education in Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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Interrogating ethnic syndicates and political endorsement

GUEST COLUMNIST by By Charles Onunaiju In the runner-up to the Presidential election on the 16th of February, ethnic syndicates acting in the names but certainly not on behalf of our ethnic nationalities are on More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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Nigeria 2019, International community & the gathering storm

GUEST COLUMNIST by Dr. Bisi Olawunmi With barely two weeks to Nigeria’s February 16, 2019 presidential elections, ominous clouds are gathering over the country. As a concerned citizen, and one committed to peace, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
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Minimum wage: Presidential electioneering and workers’ votes

GUEST COLUMNIST by By Sufuyan Ojeifo The staff strength of the Federal Public Service, in 2014, was put at 1.2 million. This was announced before the House of Representatives’ Committee on Health, by the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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Opening Wider for Common Prosperity

GUEST COLUMNIST by Dr. Michael Ehizuelen Four decades ago Deng Xiaoping, who was regarded as the chief architect of China’s reform and opening up surprised the world by implementing the “open door policy” More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
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2019: Beyond issues, policies and debates

GUEST COLUMNIST By Charles Onunaiju As the general elections and especially the presidential poll in 2019 looms, there is a near popular consensus that issue-driven campaigns, clearly articulated policy platforms More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
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Mobilising Diaspora investment – the insecurity, disorderliness challenge

GUEST COLUMNIST by Dr. Bisi Olawunmi Diaspora Nigerians, estimated at 15 million, have come into focus in recent years, particularly with the advent of the Muhammadu Buhari presidency on May 29, 2015. This interest More...

By new On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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Political party defections in Nigeria

GUEST COLUMNIST By Okachikwu Dibia In the last few months, Nigerians have witnessed the movement or abandonment by politicians of one political party for another. The reasons they give have ranged from impunity, More...