June 12: Nigeria’s feats amid shortfall

GUEST Column by Carl Umegboro Military junta of General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida had inadvertently made June 12 a historic day Nigerians will never abort from their memory. It symbolizes oppression, injustice and tyranny against the masses. By the annulment of June 12, 1993 presidential election presumably won by late Chief Moshood Kolawale Abiola, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 7th, 2019
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NASS accreditation saga demands media introspection

GUEST Column by Dr Bisi Olawunmi Now that calm has been restored after the storm generated by the stringent accreditation criteria for media coverage of the national legislative assembly, we can now soberly interrogate More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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What Osinbajo means to Nigeria

GUEST Column by Nathaniel Adoji Hope for Nigerians (through the Social Investments Programmes): Vice President Yemi Osinbajo oversees what is regarded as the largest social investments programme in sub-Saharan Africa. More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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Next cabinet and matters arising

GUEST Column by Sufuyan Ojeifo The ‘spoil system’ is part and parcel of Nigeria’s presidential democracy. It is anchored on the quirky winners-take-all principle with the furtherance of the political leadership’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 10th, 2019
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CBN: Emefiele’s one good turn deserves another

CBN Governor,Emefiele GUEST Column by Abba Adakole Public offices are held in trust for the people. Therefore occupiers of public offices are the golden fish that have no hiding place. It is thus instructive that More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 3rd, 2019
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Africa and the opportunities of the Belt and Road Initiative

GUEST Column by Charles Onunaiju The second international forum of the China-initiated Belt and Road, which Nigeria and about 35 other African countries are partners would hold in Beijing on the 25th and 26th of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 26th, 2019
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Africa and the opportunities of the Belt and Road Initiative

GUEST Column by Charles Onunaiju The second international forum of the China-initiated Belt and Road, which Nigeria and about 35 other African countries are partners would hold in Beijing on the 25th and 26th of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 29th, 2019
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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 Friday, March 22nd, 2019
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The 2019 General Elections in Nigeria -An Eye Opener

Guest Columnist by Ussiju Medaner The long-awaited general elections of Nigeria have come and gone but there are expositions and lessons from elections as well as the political unravelling of the true nature of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Boko Haram Terrorism in Context

GUEST Column by Timothy Antigha In the last couple of years, there have been so many commentaries about Boko Haram terrorism and insurgency in the Lake Chad basin. A lot of these efforts have focused on the causality More...