Libya: The slave-trading capital of Africa

WEDNESDAY Column with Israel A.. Ebije Activities of slave merchants trading off migrants stuck in Libya has earned the country a reputation only an exclusive preserve of countries like Italy, France, Portugal, Britain and Spain, who shipped Blacks from Africa in 1492 to work in farms as slaves. While it was marginally understandable for the Whites More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Bloody marriages: Looking beyond the vulnerable

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | or @ebijeisrael.com Marriage between a man and a woman is an age long practice of humans accepted by Christian and Muslim adherents. Marriages cannot exist More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Implications of Buhari’s Southeast visit

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | or @ebijeisrael.com It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) travelled to Anambra for a two days working visit. It is also no longer news More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Aliyu@62: Between real fix and political quick fix

Former Niger State Gov. Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | or @ebijeisrael.com Politics in Nigeria has become a tournament of race horses where the game is on the side More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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2019: Perfecting the art of stoning

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | @ebijeisrael.com Dearth of leadership has become a cliché but the masses often at the receiving end of leadership deficit in Nigeria have become desperate More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Appointed governor, disappointed people

The Kogi state governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello Wednesday Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | @ebijeisrael.com Kogi state has been on the news for negative reasons since Alhaji Yahaya Bello was selected by More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Dele Giwa: Price of Journalism practice

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com or @ebijeisrael.com It is already 31 years since one of the fiery, tenacious, patriotic journalist in Nigeria history Sumonu Oladele Giwa was cut down by a More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Hyenas and jackals in the pride land

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com or @ebijeisrael.com Let me borrow from the late Dr, Bala Mohammed who said: “if you are emotionally attached to your tribe or political leaning to the point More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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Aisha’s “Noise” against Buhari’s silence

Aisha Buhari restructures Governors’ Wives’ Forum WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com or @ebijeisrael.com Aisha Buhari has created a niche for herself as an exceptional wife of a president More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Thoughts on illness

WEDNESDAY Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO vikeano@yahoo.co.uk One does not know the value of something until when one has lost it”. How true. Many of us take good health for granted, as long as we are able to More...