Adieu gallant hero, Col Bako

Colonel Dahiru Chiroma Bako By S.K Usman The news of the demise of Colonel Dahiru Chiroma Bako of 25 Task Force Brigade, Operation LAFIYA DOLE is indeed a shock and heart wrenching to virtually everyone who knows him irrespective of the family. The outpouring of emotions, tributes and prayers over his demise, is a testimony to the fact that he is a More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Zulum mourns Col Bako, says sacrifices by soldiers’ won’t be in vain

The people of Borno mourn the death of Col. D.C Bako, the Coommander of 25 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole; while sacrifices by him and other heroes, will not be in vain, Governor Babagana Umara Zulum More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
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Rembering Malam Wada Maida, OON, FNGE

By Muhammed Mubarak Alabi If you were privileged to work with Malam Wada Maida, from a close range, like I did, you would not have failed to acknowledge three key virtues of his, and these were, humility, piety More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Wada Maida: Eulogies to a detribalised boss

Late Mal Wada Maida By Francis Onyeukwu Unarguably, Wada Maida who died on August 17, 2020 at the age of 70 in his Abuja residence left a track record which is of great relevance in the quest to the transformation More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Tribute To An Unforgetable Friend, Wada A. Maida

Late Malam Wada A. Maida By Senator Ibrahim Ida, OON, Sardaunan Katsina If it is painful to lose a friend, it is surely a million times more staggering, bewildering, shattering and confusing to lose a friend, a More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Wada A. MAIDA: Sunset at Dusk

Late Mal Wada Maida By Ali M. Ali “Every soul will taste death” Quran (3:185) If you love and care for me, tell me while I’m alive. Don’t send me flowers and write a poem when I’m dead. -Allen More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Wada Maida, Media Icon: A Tribute

Late Mal Wada Maida By De. Bisi Olawunmi Wada Maida and I were both pioneer staff of the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN ) in 1978 and maintained relationship till the very end in the year 2020 – 42 years after. More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 21st, 2020
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Wada Maida: Mentorship as a Mantra

Late Mal Wada Maida By Garba Shehu In his life, the late Malam Wada Maida was synonymous with brilliance, humility, patience, kindness and courage. His thoughts, ideals, views on journalism and in life motivated More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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Mallam Abba Kyari: A rare gem with courage of personal conviction

Memorable pictures of Jalal Arabi with Late Mallam Abba Kyari By Jalal Arabi The Almighty Allah has decreed that “every soul shall taste death.” Indeed that has come to pass for Ya’ Abba and for us his loved More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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Tribute to Aliyu Umar

The Late Aliyu Umar The first time I saw Alhaji Aliyu Umar SAN was on a Friday, sometimes in 2006, at the Mosque, in the Nigerian Law School, Abuja Campus, where he came to offer one of the obligatory prayers. He More...