Fayose: In the end, a high-powered nothing

GUEST Columnist by Garba Shehu The people of the politically significant State of Ekiti have spoken against their Governor, outgoing governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, who told them that the governorship election they just had was a referendum on President Muhammadu Buhari. He said candidates Kayode Fayemi and Olusola Eleka were pawns and that he and President More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

The Missing Link in Public Reaction

WEDNESDAY GUEST COLUMNIST by Abubakar A. Bukar aabukar555@yahoo Reminiscent of Washington Post’s Janet Cooke and New York Times’ Judith Miller, Premium Times, a reputable online newspaper yesterday became the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Curbing Late Budgets: Moving Beyond Rhetorics

President Muhammadu Buhari laying the 2018 Budget Proposal before a joint session of the National Assembly Members, yesterday in Abuja. With him is the Clerk to the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani Omolori (right).Photo: More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

World Cup: A spectacle of waste?

WEDNESDAY GUEST Column by Tayo Ogunbiyi Former Catholic pontiff, Pope John Paul II, once said: “Among all unimportant subjects, football is by far the most important”. Without any doubt, football is a global More...

By new On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Gaidam: Finishing Strong yet again

Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam Wednesday GUEST COLUMNIST By By Abdullahi Bego Over the recent period, more people in more places are increasingly acknowledging – and lauding – what is now clearly self-evident; More...

By new On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Celebrating Prof. Femi Adefela, Pioneer Nan Editor-In-Chief, @ 80

Wednesday GUEST COLUMNIST by Dr. Bisi Olawunmi As Professor Victor Olufemi Adefela, pioneer Editor-in-Chief of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) celebrates his 80th birthday on June 18, 2018, it offers a unique More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Osibanjo: Lessons of loyalty from a Quintessential Deputy

Wednesday GUEST COLUMNIST by Amaechi Agbo In Nigeria and indeed Africa, a name is not just identity; it is a destiny. This was why a foremost African writer of blessed memory, Chinua Achebe said that in Igboland, More...

By new On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Politics without developing from political parties

Guest Columnist by Prof R. A. Ipinyomi Nigeria party politics’ Fourth Republic that started May 29, 1999 is already counting its years. It is now the longest regime. From October 1, 1960 to date the regimes are More...

By new On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

The new trend in Adamawa politics

Guest Columnist By Zayyad I. Muhammad The purported suspension of a governorship aspirant, Chief Emmanuel Bello by his party, the Social Democratic Party (SDP), is just a tip of an iceberg of what to expect in More...

By new On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

2019: Let the others simply run away

Femi Adesina Guest Columnist By FEMI ADESINA There are two options for those in contention for the presidency in 2019: run, or run away. Now that President Muhammadu Buhari has indicated his intention to run, dwarfs More...