Re-run: When Buhari withholds federal might

By tomorrow six states, whose governorship elections were declared inconclusive, will have their rerun. It promises to be the final referendum on the performances of incumbents in those affected states. Governors of Adamawa, Bauchi, Benue Plateau, Sokoto and Kano states would have their fate determined by the people. Those on the platform of the ruling More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Why hundreds of Nigerians die annually from snakebite

Massive deaths from snakebites have become a recurrent decimal in Nigeria. The casualty figures usually get more staggering during the heat when these cold-blooded reptiles are forced out of their hiding places More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 31st, 2019

AMCON’s Role as Saviour of Ailing Businesses

By Bashir Ibrahim Hassan I am bold to say the future of Nigeria is bright. Our current dispensation of democracy is under 30, but we are building institutions that are at par with those built by democracies that More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 18th, 2019

IGP: Averting pitfalls for a successful tenure

In line with popular expectations, President Muhammadu Buhari has resisted the temptation of extending the tenure of the retiring Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris. The ex-IGP was mandatorily retired More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, November 26th, 2018

2019: Diagnosis of Buhari, Atiku’s fate

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The conduct of the 2019 presidential election in the country is less than three months from now. Specifically, the election will be held on Saturday, February 16 next More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 5th, 2018

Shittu: Between community and national service

There have been divergent opinions on the decision of the national leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to bar the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, from contesting the 2019 governorship More...

By new On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Gandhi’s example reechoes as world marks non-violence day

Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi By Ese Awhotu Yesterday marked a significant day as the world marked the Non-violence day and the launch of the in the history of the world An exciting aspect of the celebration was the More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

As WHO moves to end pit latrines, open defecation, what hope for Nigeria?

By Ese Awhotu The world will not reach the goal of universal sanitation coverage, where every person in the world has access to toilets that safely contain excreta by 2030 unless countries make comprehensive policy More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Corruption: It makes sense to pay living wages

Corruption has been generally acknowledged as the bane of the nation’s development. Successive administrations in the country have identified the menace and drawn out strategies to stamp it out. It assumed a pride More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, September 24th, 2018

Life, Times of David Bamigboye, Rtd.

Oluseyi Dasilva The death of the first military governor of Kwara State, retired Brig. Gen. David Bamigboye, is no longer news, but it leaves behind memories that will linger in the minds of friends, family and More...