Buhari and Al-majiri

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 I was happy to read on Friday, June 21 2019 in the media that the federal government is considering proscribing the Al-majiri system of education as a way of tacking insecurity in the country. The source of this good news Babagana Monguno, national security adviser disclosed this at the end More...

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Taraba is missing Danbaba Suntai

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 Military President Ibrahim Babangida made history in many ways. One of them is that he remains the only Head of Government in Nigeria who created states More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 10th, 2019
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My June 12 experience

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 I never get tired of writing about my June 12 experience. The fact is that twenty years after I had this brush with death, the experience is as fresh More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 27th, 2019
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State govrnors and local government funds

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) recently started a war to safeguard Local Government funds from thieving state governors. I hope the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 20th, 2019
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The Anti Tinubu Mob

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 On July 13th 2015, I published this article in this column. Now, almost four years after, history appears to be repeating itself. The polity appears More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 13th, 2019
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The North Under Siege

Northern_Nigeria Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 It sounded like the Biblical cry in the wilderness or the monotonous song of Governor Samuel Ortom in Benue State: “Hon Minister, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 6th, 2019
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Ambode: The Lagos Bobo is down but….

Akinwunmi Ambode Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 The out-going Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode had the opportunity to open up his report card to Editors from all over Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 29th, 2019
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Looming anarchy in Benue

Monday Column  by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 I have always known Joseph Kennedy Nyikwagh Waku, better known as Senator JKN Waku as long as my memory can allow. His sudden death on February 3 More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Onnoghen’s Mess

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 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 Monday, April 1st, 2019
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The Legislature & Judiciary under Buhari

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 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...