The President and his spy master

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 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 originally billed to do the job but he was busy with something else more important so he delegated me. As an amateur politician, I thought More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Of Grand Visions and God’s grace

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 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 Monday, July 30th, 2018
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June 12: Who carries the watering can? (2)

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 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 Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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June 12: Who carries the watering can? (1)

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 The world has not yet heard the last of the controversies surrounding the presidential elections held on June 12 1993. Not even the bold decision recently More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Fresh from the Ekiti political bakery

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 Most of my last week was spent in Ekiti, deeply immersed in the hot political currents of the state. I first came to live in this part of the country More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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JAMB at 40

Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB). Logo Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 The military government of General Olusegun Obasanjo raised a national storm in 1978 when it set up More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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APC: The next phase

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 Emmanuel Yawe The delegates Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress has now come and gone. The highly anticipated drama of a staged walk More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Our encounter with remorseful Fulani herdsmen

Ending farmers/herdsmen clashes Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com  | 08024565402 Early in 1988 I was persuaded to try my luck with farming by my friend and colleague, now late Abu Tapidi. His father More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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My June 12 experience

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com Since 1993, June 12 has become the hottest political potato in town. The date means different things to different people. To some, it was the day of the freest and More...

By new On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Freedom of the press in democratic societies

GUEST COLUMNIST BY Bisi Olawunmi, PhD olawunmibisi@yahoo.com A Lecture presented at Zonal HQ of Radio Nigeria, Ibadan on Thursday, 31st May, 2018 to mark 2018 Democracy Day The topic: Freedom of the Press in Democratic More...