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 Bello in the last four or so years is an epitome of transparency, due process and fiercely anti-corruption leadership mindset and style.Those More...

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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...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

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 Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Utility of Legislature’s ranking rule

GUEST COLUMNIST by Sufuyan Ojeifo Congressional leadership stability is a key feature of advanced democracies, particularly the United States of America. This is anchored on natural progression by ranking members More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 18th, 2019

One with Governor in Nigeria makes the majority

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 Line When he made it as Governor of Imo State in 2011, I saw in Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha a glimmer of hope in gubernatorial governance in Nigeria. His More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 15th, 2019

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...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Journalism isn’t dying. It’s returning to its roots

GUEST COLUMNIST by Antonio Garcia Martinez The past few weeks have brought bad news to the hardworking scribes of the news business. Three leading digital outlets—BuzzFeed, the Huffington Post, and Vice—announced More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

Now that the elections are over

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO | 08033077519 For all practical purposes the 2019 general elections are over, save for a few places where they are declared inconclusive by the umpire, More...