Magu’s Unending Confirmation: Reasons and Consequences

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu Wednesday Column  by Israel A. Ebije Shortly after Ibrahim Magu was rejected for confirmation by the senate as Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) chairman, some people believed President Muhammadu Buhari has failed in engaging will to assert on his candidate. More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Task for new CAF president – scrap female football

Monday Column BY VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO vikeano@yahoo.co.uk This is a rather tall order I acknowledge, and an unpopular one at that. In fact feminists and my other fellow females might be gazing at me with a quizzical More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Mr. President, welcome, but…

Monday Column by Victoria Ikeano I can say without equivocation that many, many Nigerians are glad that Mr. President, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) is back, alive! Many unpalatable stories were weaved around Mr. More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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South Africa’s xenophobic attacks- the rage of natives

In the past few days, South Africans’ resurgent violent attacks on foreigners, particularly Nigerians, have been major news item in the Nigerian media and threatening Nigeria-South Africa relations. Nigerian youths, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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How women can fight against corruption

Monday Column BY VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO vikeano@yahoo.co.uk There is nothing new under the sun, so goes a wise saying. Nigerians would disagree for events in recent times are shocking to most people and not comparable More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, February 26th, 2017
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Trump in Africa

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 As a Presidential candidate in last year’s election, Donald Trump enjoyed raining insults on African-Americans and Africans, particularly their leaders. Trump More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Sanusi’s wedlock of the rich

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com Controversy-prone –or is it controversy-courting- Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is at More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Where Oyedepo, Suleiman got it wrong (II)

FRIDAY Column with Engr. Abubakar A Fari mofari@hotmail.com Qur’an 22: 18 say that Allah or God has the power to do anything, He so wishes. He does not consult anyone to take decisions. Nor does He have to fear More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Metaphors for a troubled nation

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com PREAMBLE I said when I wrote ‘Now that Yar’adua is back’ (02/26/10) that “Nigeria has become one huge Elizabethan theatre More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Col. Adokwu of Otukpo

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 Two years ago, on February 15 2015, this column carried the story of a Nigerian unsung veteran of international peace keeping operations, Col Adokwu. More...