Chinese loans and their benefits to Nigeria

GUEST Column by Lawal Sale Maida From the outset, I wish to state that I am neither an economist by training nor am I party to the loan deals between Nigeria and China, but the hoopla the issue has generated triggered my interest in the subject sufficient enough to warrant this piece as a social commentator cum analyst on global affairs. The concept More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 31st, 2020

Prof. Alao, Adeleke University VC, takes a bow

GUEST Column by Dr. Bisi Olawunmi Anything with a beginning, must have an end. For Prof. Samuel Ekundayo Alao, that truism manifested on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 when he bowed off the stage as Vice-Chancellor of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 10th, 2020

Gashua’s ‘Corona’: Adieu Alkali Bulama

GUEST Column by Abubakar A. Bukar On this seemingly unending discourse over the scourge of deadly renal disease ravaging Gashua community, and with lexical dexterity typical of journalists and literary artists, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 3rd, 2020

Challenges before APC caretaker committee

GUEST Column by Abba Dukawa Now with interim NWC put in place, All members of APC believe that the party will benefit from of MMB’s vast experience to mediate and negotiate between the different interest and ambitious More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 26th, 2020

Belt & Road and the Prospects for post-COVID-19 recovery in Africa

GUEST Column by Charles Onunaiju Even before the dust of disruptions and devastation inflicted on lives and livelihood by the vile Coronavirus settle, robust conversations, and actionable road maps are well underway More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 19th, 2020

IPPIS: Why ASUU shouldn’t buckle

GUEST Column by Abubakar A. Bukar As a caveat, I do not like ASUU strikes. Not for once. Nay, not at all. I bet nobody does. Personally I have severally felt how disruptive, demoralizing, disconcerting, and even More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 12th, 2020

Five Years of APC and the Journey Ahead

GUEST Column by Arc. Waziri Bulama By Arc. Waziri Bulama June is a significant month in Nigeria’s recent political history. The famous significance, for which we mark ‘Democracy Day’ today, thanks to President More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 15th, 2020

COVID-19 in Africa: Challenges and opportunities

GUEST Column by By Paul Ejime That the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted the world to the extent of defining how humans live, work and play is no longer news. Within several months, the deadly virus has More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 1st, 2020

How to Pull Nigeria From The Brink

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar GUEST Column by Atiku Abubakar On Monday, April 27, 2020, British oil and gas giant, BP, became the latest in a growing number of energy firms to declare a massive quarterly loss. Their loss More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 24th, 2020

Malam Abba Kyari: A Great Public Servant

Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to the President of Nigeria GUEST Column BY MAMMAN DAURA Corona virus is a law, yet lawless unto itself. As of yesterday it has claimed 183,424 lives worldwide and 28 Nigerians. One of More...