June 12: Beyond a “Harmless” Remembrance

Tuesday Column By Ebije Israel via;ebijeo5@gmail.com Events after the infamous June 12 election may not be forgotten on account of sentiments that culminated in a bloodbath. The late Moshood Kashimawo Abiola was adjudged to have won election in 1993 and believed to have been denied his mandate. Twenty-four years after the botch June 12 election, the More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Biafra Unchained: Where there is a Country

WEDNESDAY Column BY Israel A. Ebije The voluntary sit-at-home order embarked upon by the south eastern, south – south Nigerians as part of Biafran independence is a quick reminder that there is still a country More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Using Buhari’s ailment to stir up ethno-religious genocide

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday Column by Israel A. Ebije There is a piece circulating on the cyberspace titled; “President Muhammadu Buhari the Strongest man in Africa”. The author of the drivel alleged More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Macron of France: A wake up call to Nigerian youth

French Economy and Industry Minister Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech during the “Salon de l’industrie du Futur” at the Ecole des Mines engineering school in Nantes, western France, May 18, 2015. More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Against the Jollof Rice Mentality of our Leaders

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed Wednesday Column  by Israel A. Ebije The minister of information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed is obviously an empirical reason why it is sometime not wise to More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Benue “Herdsmen”, a Tale of the Unusual Suspects

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom Wednesday Column By Israel A. Ebije The unfolding realization that in parts of Benue state some band of people indigenous to their area of operation are actually mimicking herdsmen More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Nigeria’s Orphaned Dollars and Plummeting Expectation Over War on Graft

WEDNESDAY Column BY Israel A. Ebije The recent whistle blower on the Ikoyi, Lagos state dollar find may be one of the unlucky participant in the gainful employ of whistle blowing business in Nigeria. The person More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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Nigerians Corrupt Anti Corruption War

Wednesday Column By Israel A. Ebije To say the war against corruption is far from over is stating the obvious. Efforts by well meaning Nigerian citizens to own their own government, fight corruption and direct More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

India Cannibalism Allegation: Nigeria’s Xenophobic Attraction

Wednesday Column by Israel A. Ebije The recent attacks on Nigerian citizens in India on account of alleged cannibalism has raised the bar on dimensions of xenophobic attacks on our citizens. Nigerians have hardly More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

A tale of a country with confused political parties

Wednesday Column by Israel A. Ebije Nigeria is practicing a democratic system where the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) is acting as opposition within itself while the Peoples Democratic Party is performing More...