Never too late to learn: A thought on Theo and Hameed’s feat

GUEST COLUMNIST by Ibrahim Sheme I wish to congratulate two of my colleagues in journalism and members of our WhatsApp news-group on their unique feat of bagging doctorate degrees Monday, i.e. Theophilus Abbah and Hameed Bello. I have worked with Abbah years ago when I was Editor of Leadership daily and he came in as Editor of Leadership Sunday. Hameed More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Contextualizing Duke and Mimiko’s “disruptive” politics

Donald Duke GUEST COLUMNIST By Sufuyan Ojeifo In the race to the presidency in 2019, it is a settled political assumption that presidential power should remain in the north for another term of four years. On May More...

By new On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Beyond APC disqualification of Shittu, Alhassan

GUEST COLUMNIST  By Sufuyan Ojeifo It is no longer news that the screening of aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, with some of its interesting outcomes, has come and gone. One of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

The Road Map of a Nation: Twenty Years On!

Guest Columnists by Wole Soyinka Following an increasingly commonplace epic journey between Lagos and Abeokuta this last weekend – 5hrs 10 minutes outwards (Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Saturday Sept 15) and 4hrs More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Imperatives of May, Merkel’s visits

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Guest Columnist by Ayobami Akanji Always aim high, work hard, and care deeply about what you believe in – Hillary Clinton Nigeria played host to two of the world’s most powerful More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

China-Africa cooperation: The foundation for global change

Guest Columnist by H. L. Bentley Chinese President Xi Jinping and leaders from across the African continent gathered in Beijing for a two-day summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation. Depending on where you More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

MultiChoice price increase and CPC’s Soviet-style price control

WEDNESDAY GUEST COLUMNIST by  Jomiloju Medupin Earlier this week, while trawling through Twitter (a platform I hardly use), I stumbled on a news item marked “Breaking News”. The headline read: “Court Halts More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Kofi Annan thoughts

GUEST Columnist By Akinyemi Adegbola Funny enough, when the news of Kofi Annan’s passing broke 2 days ago, my mind immediately flashed back to him leading the entire United Nations system in mourning a tragedy. More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Why I will bet on Atiku as the next president

GUEST Columnist by Odilim Enwegbara First, don’t misunderstand me, I’m a realist when it comes to politics. In 2000, while in the US I supported Bush Jr. because I saw how the Clintons were doing everything More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Lessons I have learned walking with MA Abubakar for A year

Governor MA Abubakar GUEST Columnist by Ali M Ali Time flies fast. It is incredible how it flutters. It has been a year since I started walking with Governor MA Abubakar of Bauchi state. August 1st precisely marked More...