Forgive sinners, but punish crime

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu | 08035892325 (SMS only) “When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom”, Shakespeare wrote, “it is the gentler gamester that is the soonest winner”. Nigeria, it appears, is fast becoming a self-harming, ‘lenient’ but ‘cruel’ society whose softness on crimes hardens the hearts of More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

The Onnoghen issue and the eye openners

WEDNESDAY COLUMN by USSIJU MEDANER | The estranged Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen did not deny the weighty allegations against his person. He did More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019

Onnoghen’s Mess

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 None of the fifteen former Chief Justices of Nigeria, beginning from Stafford Foster Sutton (1956 – 1958) to Mahmud Mohammed (2014 – 2016) came More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

In search of the ‘Strong’ President (I)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | Most hands in the All Progressive Congress, APC seem now desperately on deck, battling to forestall a repeat, at the legislature, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Between CSR and dividends of democracy

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO | 08033077519 Last time this writer discussed the issue of corporate social responsibility (CSR) wherein it was highlighted that the goal of a corporate More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 1st, 2019

The Legislature & Judiciary under Buhari

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 It was a historic victory that caught both the victor and the vanquished off guard. Never in the history of democratic elections had a challenger thoroughly More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 29th, 2019

In defence of FCT Minister

GUEST Column by Bolade Olawale Recent reports about land allocation in the federal capital territory implies imperative of impassioned investigative reporting in Nigeria.Abuja governance under Mallam Muhammed Musa More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Buhari’s ‘once bitten’ (I)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | Parliament –especially- in Nigeria behaves always like a woman of easy virtue. And that is even if you only refer to the commonplace More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

My problems with Atiku, PDP over Feb 23 presidential poll (1)

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar WEDNESDAY COLUMN by USSIJU MEDANER | I have no problem with decision of Atiku and his party to contest result of the presidential election in court; More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 25th, 2019

Kano: Remembering the progressive years

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 Kano has always given a helping hand to the progress of Nigeria. The city, which has loaned its name to be used by Nigeria’s most populous state More...