Nigeria’s life expectancy in 2019: Matters arising

By Reuben Rine Life expectancy is a statistical measure of the average time an organism is expected to live, based on the year of its birth, its current age and other demographic factors including gender. The most commonly used measure of life expectancy is at birth (LEB), which can be defined in two ways. Cohort LEB is the mean length of life of an More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 6th, 2019
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Resolving Nigeria’s boundary clashes, and remembering Justice Mamman Nasir

By Eric Teniola Of all the tributes poured on Justice Mamman Nasir, the late Galadima of Katsina, who died on April 13 this year at 89, his work in solving boundary problems was overlooked. Yet his contribution More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Nigeria: Making a people’s constitution

By Femi Falana Last Tuesday the Minority Report and Draft Constitution for the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1976, was publicly presented at the University of Lagos. The historical context of revisiting the 43-year More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Senate Presidency: Why Ndume holds the ace

By Abdul Jelil There is no doubt that in less than 40 days from now, by the grace of God, a new senate president will emerge and politicking will begin in ernest. For now different waters are gushing out of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Nigeria’s life expectancy in 2019: Matters arising

By Reuben Rine Life expectancy is a statistical measure of the average time an organism is expected to live, based on the year of its birth, its current age and other demographic factors including gender. The most More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Resolving Nigeria’s boundary clashes, and remembering Justice Mamman Nasir

By Eric Teniola Of all the tributes poured on Justice Mamman Nasir, the late Galadima of Katsina, who died on April 13 this year at 89, his work in solving boundary problems was overlooked. Yet his contribution More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
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Nigeria: Making a people’s constitution

By Femi Falana Last Tuesday the Minority Report and Draft Constitution for the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1976, was publicly presented at the University of Lagos. The historical context of revisiting the 43-year More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
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Senate Presidency: Why Ndume holds the ace

By Abdul Jelil There is no doubt that in less than 40 days from now, by the grace of God, a new senate president will emerge and politicking will begin in ernest. For now different waters are gushing out of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
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Nigeria’s life expectancy in 2019: Matters arising

By Reuben Rine Life expectancy is a statistical measure of the average time an organism is expected to live, based on the year of its birth, its current age and other demographic factors including gender. The most More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
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Resolving Nigeria’s boundary clashes, and remembering Justice Mamman Nasir

By Eric Teniola Of all the tributes poured on Justice Mamman Nasir, the late Galadima of Katsina, who died on April 13 this year at 89, his work in solving boundary problems was overlooked. Yet his contribution More...