As Dogara appraises 8th NASS, what hope for 9th assembly?

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives yesterday disclosed that it passed 352 out of 1643 bills presented in the life span of the 8th Assembly, resolved 1413 out of the 1588 motions sponsored and considered 205 out of the 1192 petitions received. Edward Pwajok, Chairman Rules and Business Committee of House who gave this breakdown Thursday More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Eid-el-Fitri: Govs felicitate with Muslims across states, urge unity

From Uche Uche, Damaturu, David Hassan, Gombe, CNosa Akenzua, Asaba, Uche Nnorom, Makurdi and Femi Oyelola, Kaduna As Muslim faithful marked Eid-el-Fitri celebrations yesterday, governors across states have felicitated More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Olatubosun’s entrance alters Reps Speakership race

By Lawrence Olaoye Going by recent developments in the nation’s political landscape, the race for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives promises to be interesting. The outcome of the ongoing More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

9th Assembly: Tussle heightens in Senate, Reps over leadership

By Tordue Salem A fresh parliamentary revolt may be underway in the Senate and House of Representatives. In 2015, the structure of the All Progressive Congress (APC) was shaken to its foundation, when former Kwara More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 29th, 2019

Party supremacy and stability of Ninth Assembly

Expectedly, tension has begun to mount ahead of the commencement of legislative business of the Ninth Assembly. Like in 2015, the ruling party with the majority in both chambers has started to bare its fangs telling More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

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 More...

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...