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 occasion to pay tribute to a great Nigerian of impeccable integrity and disarming humility. In a Nigeria generally lacking in dedicated, disciplined More...

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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...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

The European game of expulsion

Guest Columnist By  Owei Lakemfa Serious diplomacy has, this Easter Season, given way to the farcical drama of European countries expelling Russian diplomats, with the latters’ country also retaliating. This More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

The danger of illiteracy in our society

Wednesday Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | @ebijeisrael.com Education is a veritable part of human social existence. Level of education reflects on the level a people have attained in consciousness More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

BBNaija: The Content, not the Construct

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije The content of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality show held annually in South Africa has eroded into the sewer, as morality is fast becoming a forbidden mantra. George Orwell’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Sierra Leone: Towards a Chain or Change Election

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | @ebijeisrael.com Political terrain across African continent has continued to evolve in dimensions as the continent continues to slide desperately into anomie. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Blame it all on failed institutions

WEDNESDAY Column by Israel A. Ebije ebijeo5@gmail.com | @ebijeisrael.com The war on corruption championed by the president Muhammadu Buhari led administration has suffered countless setbacks despite his courage More...