Emerging intrigues in NASS leadership tussle

By Sufuyan Ojeifo The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the majority seats in the Nigerian Senate – at least 62 so far of 109. It is therefore set to produce the senate president when the 9th National Assembly is inaugurated in June. A proclamation by President Muhammadu Buhari, after he must have been sworn in on May 29, will specify the exact More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019

Clarifying Zamfara bombing controversy

By Kabiru Umar Folks conversant with the war against insurgency and banditry in Nigeria know that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has firmly positioned itself within the professional context of defending the territorial More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Buhari’s ‘better show’ pledge

President Muhammadu Buhari, buoyed by his re-election in the Feb. 23 election, has assured Nigerians that he will make all the necessary efforts to ensure the best for the country and its citizens in his second More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Making ends meet

By Seni Adetu Over the next few weeks, I will be sharing my thoughts on how to win in today’s very challenging and dynamic business world. If you were to ask an Economics or Business student to describe the Nigerian More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Should ministers resign to be eligible for APC’s primary election?

By Sufuyan Ojeifo A Yoruba proverb aptly says: “Bi ina o ba tan li ori, eje ko le tan li eekan”, meaning: “for as long as lice are common features in the hair on the human head, there will always be blood More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 1st, 2019

REA and Access to Electricity in Rural Nigeria

By Yakubu Ozohu-Suleiman, PhD. In 2002, precisely June 8, as a practicing journalist, I published a feature article in Daily Trust newspaper on the crisis of power supply in Nigeria. My principal concern then was More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 29th, 2019

Tax, minimum wage equation

By Oluwatunmininu Adetoro It seems like a phased triumph for Nigerians as the 30,000 minimum wage has just been approved by the National Assembly. However, we can see the jubilation transposing into an illusion, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Kano rerun and the subjective EU election ibservation report

By Dr Kabiru Muhammad Umar The disturbing raise of fake and false news has been alarming in recent years, and it has brought so many negative lamps to the political arena in the country. In the run off to the 2019 More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 25th, 2019

Jumuah Khutbah (Friday Sermon) in Hagley Park, Christchurch – New Zealand

By Imam Gamal Fouda – Imam of Al-Noor Mosque Christchurch In the wake of last Friday’s 15th of March 2019 terrorist attack and mass shooting in two Mosques in Christchurch – New Zealand, that claimed the lives More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Power truly lies with the people

To an extent, what the 2019 general election has established is that the people are still the repository of power. Really, has it been an election of “retirement”; “retirement” of political godfathers? The More...