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 Democratic Party (PDP). In any case, the behemoth, which the PDP typified at the time, had imprudently and lightly treated the ill-omened More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 20th, 2018

Russia 2018: At last, the ‘war’ is over

GUEST Columnist by Tayo Ogunbiyi Amidst a most stunning ambiance, the 23rd edition of Federation of International Football Associations, FIFA, World Cup, tagged Russia 2018, came to a scintillating close on Sunday, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 13th, 2018

Thailand Cave rescue episode and the rest of us

In this undated photo released by Royal Thai Navy on Saturday, July 7, 2018, Thai rescue teams arrange water pumping system at the entrance to a flooded cave complex where 12 boys and their soccer coach have been More...

By new On Friday, June 29th, 2018

APC, nPDP and the doctrine of good faith

Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje GUEST Columnist by Sufuyan Ojeifo The question of whether Karl Marx was right or not in his contemplation that capitalism contains the seed of its own destruction is subject either way More...

By new On Friday, June 15th, 2018

Many cooks as tail wags the dog (1)

FRIDAY Column by Engr. Abubakar A. Fari In Nigeria, we have too many cooks. They have the trait of I too know. Indeed as the facts with the anti-graft agencies unfold, Nigerians witness who is More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Power projects: Obasanjo and facts

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo Friday Column by Engr. Abubakar  A. Fari Facts are sacred. They do not lie. Facts are open and clear. There is no chicanery with facts. The Oxford dictionary says facts are used More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 25th, 2018

Gunshot victims and police report

GUEST Columnist by Tayo Ogunbiyi Recently, a colleague lost a dear brother in an obviously avoidable situation. The deceased, Adebayo Akinwumi, a promising engineer with a top global telecommunication brand, was More...

By new On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Ramadan and positive gratitude to Allah

Ramadan Kareem FRIDAY Column BY Engr. Abubakar A. Fari The Ramadan fast is one of the 5 pillars of Islam that the Muslim faithful must believe in, if they are to be complete and to be consistent More...

By new On Friday, April 27th, 2018

Amalgamation of vote losers

FRIDAY Column by Engr. Abubakar A. Fari If it were in the United States of America (USA), with the failure of Obasanjo to win his local government and his home state when he ran for president in 1999, he would have More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 20th, 2018

Buhari again in 2019 is acceptable

FRIDAY Column by Engr. Abubakar A. Fari The good news is that the President, Muhammadu Buhari, the C in C of the Nigerian Armed Forces has accepted to roll over the next 4-years term as allowed More...