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 Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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June 12: Risen from the ashes (II)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com CLOGGING THE TRIAL Abacha’s anti-June 12 decree was in such terribly ridiculous taste, even the junta’s Secretary for Information More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
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The Realist: Aisha Buhari

WEDNESDAY COLUMN by USSIJU MEDANER info@medaner.com, justme4justice@yahoo.com It is difficult to hold onto the truth and the realities of every moment for most people with power, or at the corridors of power but More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
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Her Excellencies, the First Ladies ma

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO vikeano@yahoo.co.uk | 08033077519 Greetings, madams. Pardon me if I do not start with the customary congratulations. Pardon me too for not addressing you by your full nomenclatures More...

By new On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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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 Thursday, June 13th, 2019
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June 12: Risen from the ashes (I)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com PREAMBLE Two days ago the President, Muhammadu Buhari assented to the ‘Public Holiday (Amendment) Bill’ which amended the ‘Public More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Kano and the emirates of Ganduje

WEDNESDAY COLUMN by USSIJU MEDANER info@medaner.com | justme4justice@yahoo.com In Nigeria and most parts of Africa, the monarchs (our traditional leaders) are the vestiges of our heritage from several hundreds of 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 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 Thursday, June 6th, 2019
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Lessons from Suleja’s royal gladiators (III)

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com By Mohammed Adamu Many lawyers said that Abuja’s High court judge, Justice Oyewo exceeded his bounds by declaring Bashir Barau the More...