Amotekun: Between legality and necessity

Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye It is apparent that the challenge of insecurity has become of great concerns to all. It’s no longer the prerogative of the government to secure lives and properties even when the constitution stipulates that the primary responsibility of government at all levels remains the welfare and security of the people. For over More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 10th, 2020

Buhari’s Letter: Setting a new template for performance evaluation

With the widely publicized new year letter to Nigerians wherein President Muhammadu Buhari did an indepth self appraisal of his administration and projected what the citizens should expect this year, the Nigerian More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 20th, 2019

Examining the gains and pains of 2019

Like every businessman would take stock after the end of the year, so also will Nigerians be interested in recalling major political events that shaped the fast receding year 2019. Of course, the outgoing year is More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 13th, 2019

Dilemma of a presidential spokesman

One can only imagine what is going on in the mind of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on media and publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, now. The amiable presidential spokesman has been placed under most vitriolic More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 6th, 2019

Awakening the giants in Nigerian Army engineers

Recent developments in the Nigerian Army have shown that the soldiers are not all brawns but brains. The Army on Monday displayed its innovative prowess and preparedness to frontally combat the challenge of terrorism More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Yuletide: FG assures of adequate fuel supply

President Muhammadu Buhari …As IGP, Service Chiefs promise safety of lives, property By Lawrence Olaoye The federal government has assured of adequate supply of petroleum products during and after the Christmas More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, November 29th, 2019

MGS: Tribute to a media icon at 60

Phew, Mallam Garba Shehu is sixty. The man whom I have chosen to refer to as MGS, his acronym, has since become a household name in the media industry in the last forty years or so. MGS, who is obviously a precocious More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, November 8th, 2019

Uneasy calm in the corridors of power

Recent developments in the seat of owner have set tongue wangling about the conviviality between the office of the President and his Vice. The sequence of events have given objective observers reasons to conclude More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 25th, 2019

Goodies from Russia

With reports coming from President Muhammadu Buhari’s participation in the ongoing Russia-African Summit in Sochi, Russia, there are indications that Nigeria may soon realize her potentials and assume her rightful More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 25th, 2019

Minimum wage: Can workers now smile?

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has finally ratified the payment of the agreed N30,000 minimum wage and the consequential adjustments affecting senior civil servants in government. The final conciliatory agreement More...