The reign of extrajudicial killings in Nigeria

By Edikan Ekanem At about 2pm of 25th December, 2018, i was at the Nigeria Police Headquarters at Ikot Akpan Abia, Akwa Ibom State to secure a bail of a friend. What i saw at the Police Station was so appalling, sickening and quite unbecoming of the police officers. A young man was dragged on the ground, seriously beaten with batons and rifle; he was More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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The soaring food crisis in Nigeria

By Reuben Rine Sequel to the Hanke’s report, ranking Nigeria as the 6th most miserable country, the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Food Programme (WFP) and EU “Global Report More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Of students’ victimization and my parents in the university senate building

By Alfred Olufemi I rushed in to the five thousand- siting capacity Amphitheatre with the expression of “fulfilling all righteousness” that could be felt through the gloomy visage. The orientation lecture for More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Justice system and rising cases of jungle justice

By Peter Claver Oparah Last week Sunday, I was in the village. I attended the 8.00 am Mass that day. As I arrived the Church at exactly 7.55am, I saw a throng of club-wielding youths and angry youngsters marching More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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The reign of extrajudicial killings in Nigeria

By Edikan Ekanem At about 2pm of 25th December, 2018, i was at the Nigeria Police Headquarters at Ikot Akpan Abia, Akwa Ibom State to secure a bail of a friend. What i saw at the Police Station was so appalling, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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The soaring food crisis in Nigeria

By Reuben Rine Sequel to the Hanke’s report, ranking Nigeria as the 6th most miserable country, the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Food Programme (WFP) and EU “Global Report More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Of students’ victimization and my parents in the university senate building

By Alfred Olufemi I rushed in to the five thousand- siting capacity Amphitheatre with the expression of “fulfilling all righteousness” that could be felt through the gloomy visage. The orientation lecture for More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Suswam’s new game plan

By Jacob Mailafiya With his declaration as Senator elect for Zone A, Benue North East senatorial district in the February election, former Benue governor, Gabriel Suswam has moved fast to establish his political More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Nigeria: Unity, diversity, and the missing link

By Hannatu Musawa Fostering unity in diversity should be a key feature for a country such as Nigeria, which has a rich ethnic and tribal diversity. Accord, acceptance and understanding are necessary to counter-conflictual More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Why we get killed abroad and perish on the Mediterranean

By Festus Adedayo The execution of the Nigerian woman in South Africa recently, the arrest of another five for armed robbery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa More...