Buhari’s ‘next level’ team

President Muhammadu Buhari now has his full complement of 43 ministers, made up of ministers and ministers of state. He retains the portfolio of minister of petroleum resources. The new cabinet the President inaugurated Wednesday has 36 men and 7 women. One of the latter, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, who has been given the added responsibility of finance, budget More...

by Peoples Daily | Published 1 month ago
By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
0 Comments

The food imports forex ban

President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria last week not to sell foreign exchange to importers of food items has kicked up a cacophony of sentimentalism totally uncalled More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
0 Comments

This is right way to go

Major-General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin – Chief of Defence Staff. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin on Friday August 9 named a 7-man joint investigation panel More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 19th, 2019
0 Comments

Nostalgia for the once vibrant textile industry

It is on record that in 1997,the Nigerian textile industry was the second largest in Africa after Egypt’s with over 250 vibrant factories operating above 50 percent capacity utilization. Then, the local textile More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 16th, 2019
0 Comments

The inter service rift is needless

Major-General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin – Chief of Defence Staff. Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin on Friday August 9 named a 7-man joint investigation panel to probe the killing More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
0 Comments

This is right way to go

Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin on Friday August 9 named a 7-man joint investigation panel to probe the killing of three policemen and a civilian by soldiers on Ibi-Wukari road in Taraba More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
0 Comments

The Sowore brouhaha

Omoyele Sowore The Department of State Security (DSS) Sunday confirmed it was holding Mr. Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of the online Sahara Reporters newspaper. The presidential candidate of African Action Congress More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
0 Comments

What Eid-el-Adha stands for

Muslims all over the world Sunday celebrated the Eid-el Kabir (Greater Festival), also referred to as Eid-el Adha (Festival of Sacrifice). The festivities officially commence with the two rakaat prayers. This particular More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 12th, 2019
0 Comments

Happy Eid-el Kabir

Muslims all over the world Sunday celebrated the Eid-el Kabir (Greater Festival), also referred to as Eid-el Adha (Festival of Sacrifice). The festivities officially commence with the two rakaat prayers. This particular More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 9th, 2019
0 Comments

The “Captone” tour

Thirteen U.S. military flag level officers and two government senior executives have been visiting Nigeria to strengthen strategic partnership against terrorism. The visit is part of a two-week “Capstone” tour. More...