Now that Almajiri challenge’s got bloodied nose

Almajiris A problem identified and acknowledged, they say, is a problem half solved. This seems to be the truism pertaining to the practice of the age-long Almajiri system in the northern part of the country. Even though there have been outcries against a system considered debasing to humanity, there have been resistance surprisingly from some clerics More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Maiduguri: Getting to the end of the tether

Recent Borno Attack in Mafa Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye e-mail: | Text: 08036236703 (SMS only) Maiduguri, capital city of Borno state, the epicenter of insurgency, again featured in More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 7th, 2020

Service Chiefs: Cats with nine lives

Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye The consistent call for the retirement of the nation’s service chiefs got to the crescendo recently when the National Assembly joined the fray. The House of Representatives had More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Buhari, Kyari’s absence and a boring Presidential Wing

Buhari, Kyari President Muhammadu Buhari and his Chief of Staff (CoS), Mallam Abba Kyari’s absence in the Presidential Villa this week created a vacuum with lull in the activities in the seat of power. The President More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020

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 More...

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...