On Oshiomhole’s ‘faux pas’ at Buhari’s second term inauguration

Adams Oshiomhole A video showing an outstanding breach of protocol on the line up of dignitaries to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari at the Eagle Square venue of his swearing-in alongside his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo, last Wednesday has gone viral. Those familiar with the protocol arrangement at such event say that the National Chairman of the ruling All More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Buhari’s New Cabinet

Muhammadu Buhari has been inaugurated for a second term as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. What’s next? – A new cabinet. President Buhari has constantly said that he has not discussed with anybody, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Zamfara; Crocodile tears and a culture of interference

By Azu Ishiekwene The immediate reason why the Supreme Court ruling on Zamfara has sparked a civil war in the All Progressives Congress (APC) is that the decision could further complicate the outcome of the leadership More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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New Global Ranking: Nigeria as open defecation capital of the world

By Greg Odogwu It’s official. Nigeria shall become the Open Defecation Capital of the World latest in October this year. By then, we shall overtake India as the country with the highest number of people defecating More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Nigeria’s politics and the metaphor of a ‘missing loaf’

By Olusegun Adeniyi Last Friday, the Supreme Court sent a strong statement to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as well as the entire political class in Nigeria. In declaring ‘wasted’ the votes secured More...

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Nigeria’s Growing Population: A time bomb waiting to explode

By Segun Ogunlade Nigeria’s population has grown exponentially in the last three decades and had seen itself as the most populous black nation on earth. Most of the current data on Nigeria’s population growth More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Enhancing our productivity, cultivating our potentials 

By Taiwo Odukoya Of the greatest challenges facing leadership the world over is raising the productive capacities of their people. Organisations and nations alike are in need of free minds and steady hands that More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Asset Declaration: Is Buhari poorer four years after?

By Banji Ojewale A new race of men is springing up to govern the nation; they are the hunters after popularity, men ambitious…the demagogues, whose principles hang laxly upon them, who follow not so much what More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Children’s Day 2019: Solving the problems besetting the Nigerian child

By Segun Ogunlade As it is difficult for an average adult to live in his homeland, so it is for the children. The children are no less hit by the myriads besetting the Nigerian state across all levels. All of them More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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The curse of being left-handed in Nigeria and other stereotypes

By Segun Ogunlade Earlier this month, I was at a local grocery store to get beverages. Instinctively, I used my left hand to pay for what I bought. The store attendant, a relatively older woman, refused to collect More...