The immoral majority (I)

THURSDAY Column WITH Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) – ‘The political machine works because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority’ –Will Durant In the thick of the June Twelve annulment brouhaha General Babangida had announced that he was, after all, ‘stepping aside’. And many said that ‘stepping More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Why I will bet on Atiku as the next president

GUEST Columnist by Odilim Enwegbara First, don’t misunderstand me, I’m a realist when it comes to politics. In 2000, while in the US I supported Bush Jr. because I saw how the Clintons were doing everything More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Waiting for NBC’s zero sugar coke

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO 08033077519 The Nigeria bottling company (NBC), producers of coca-cola, sprite and fanta brands of soft drinks in a new television advert, is parroting More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 13th, 2018

The President and his spy master

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 In the build up to the 2015 elections, the lot fell on me to address a political rally in Wukari, Taraba State. A prominent national politician was More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Lessons I have learned walking with MA Abubakar for A year

Governor MA Abubakar GUEST Columnist by Ali M Ali Time flies fast. It is incredible how it flutters. It has been a year since I started walking with Governor MA Abubakar of Bauchi state. August 1st precisely marked More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 6th, 2018

Of Grand Visions and God’s grace

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 Written by Florence Ehinlaiye, ‘Of Grand Visions And the Grace of God’ is a beautifully written book to demonstrate that the sky is the limit More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Nigeria’s 2019 election: Background and setting

GUEST Columnist by Edwin Madunagu I would like to preface this piece with the following four declarations: One: My dominant interest in Election 2019 is the strengthening of the Nigerian Left in the country’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Between Saraki and Adamu

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO 08033077519 These are eventful times in Nigeria especially in the polity. I refrain from using the word ‘interesting’ for, what is happening is no More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 30th, 2018

June 12: Who carries the watering can? (2)

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe | 08024565402 “It was because of making amends that Obasanjo was brought out of prison. They worked for him to win, he won. I think it is a question of opinion More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 27th, 2018

Gale of defections and the Buhari factor

“GUEST Columnist By Sufuyan Ojeifo The coming together of political forces of the oppositional hue in the build-up to the 2015 general election portended a grave danger for the Peoples More...