Who succeeds Hadiza Bala Usman?

GUEST Column by Zayyad I. Muhammad By 2020 the tenure of Hadiza Bala Usman, the Managing Director (MD) of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) will come to an end. It is either she gets re-appointed or someone else takes over from her. Nonetheless, the battle for who succeeds her has commenced. The politics for NPA’s leadership is not new to both ordinary More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Ideological prejudice spreads virus in another form

GUEST Column BY ZHONG SHENG By Zhong Sheng (People’s Daily) While the world is joining China’s efforts in fighting the novel coronavirus and rooting for the country with great warmth, some U.S. politicians are More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 7th, 2020

Okada ban: Lagos must be resolute

GUEST Column by Dr Bisi Olawunmi The coming into effect on Saturday, February 1, 2020 of the Lagos state government ban on Okada motorcycles and tricycles in six local government areas, major highways and bridges More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 31st, 2020

Taking politics too far

GUEST Column by Adewale Kupoluyi Recent happenings in the polity have reminded us that there seems to be a mix-up when it comes to playing politics and public service. They are not the same thing. Naturally, one More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 24th, 2020

The Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project

Gas Pipeline and cylinder GUEST Column by Musa Ilallah It is on record that since coming on board, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has consciously, consistently and continuously prioritised the unlocking More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020

Refineries: Repairs without commensurate results

GUEST Column by Jide Ayobolu The three refineries owned by the Federal Government lost a total of N111.27bn from January to September of 2019, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation said in its September 2019 More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 10th, 2020

Can 2020 be the year of gas in Nigeria?

Timipre Sylva GUEST Column by NJ Ayuk “The Honorable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, H.E. Chief Timipre Sylva has declared 2020 as the year of Gas for the Nation”, the news piece started. What amazing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 3rd, 2020

A knockdown is not knockout

GUEST Column by Paul Ejime As humans, we crave, pray and work for success in life. It is only normal and rational. Yet life is incomplete without failure, missed opportunities and adversities. So, the secret to More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 20th, 2019

May this never happen to our North

GUEST Column by MUSA ILALLAH The Abuja-Kaduna-Kano express road is without mincing words a link to all parts of the North West, North East and some parts of the North Central. Its political, economic and social More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 13th, 2019

Adamawa’s new political equation

GUEST Column by Zayyad I. Muhammad Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has formed his cabinet after nearly 7 months in power; he has also conducted local council elections, in which his party, the People’s Democratic More...