IPI 2018 World Congress

The International Press Institute (IPI) will this evening open its 67th World Congress and General Assembly in Abuja. IPI is a Vienna-based global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists, “dedicated to furthering and safeguarding press freedom, protecting freedom of opinion and expression, promoting the free flow of news and information, More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
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Now that states legislature, judiciary are independent!

State judiciaries and houses of assembly are now truly financially independent. President Muhammadu Buhari, penultimate weekend, signed into law a bill passed by the two houses of the National Assembly. It is called More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Raising the bar on exams preparation

Two weeks before candidates were to write the 2018 National Common Entrance Examination that admits students into the nation’s 104 Unity Colleges, the minister of education Mallam Adamu Adamu, lamented what he More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Problem beyond that of numbers

Two weeks before candidates were to write the 2018 National Common Entrance Examination that admits students into the nation’s 104 Unity Colleges, the minister of education Mallam Adamu Adamu, lamented what he More...

By new On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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Seeming weakness over illegal labour practices

For years now, the unemployment problem in Nigeria has left employers with so much leverage in the determination of the employees’ working condition and remuneration leaving the latter in an unduly helpless condition. This More...

By new On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Bauchi deputy gov’s resignation

Alhaji Nuhu Gidado, until May 24, the deputy governor of Bauchi State, has explained why he resigned his position. His resignation notice sent to governor Mohammed Abubakar complained of a “dampened spirit and More...

By new On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Don’t treat Jega charge with levity

A former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, Monday, spoke the minds of many Nigerians on the attitude of some members of the National Assembly when the national More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Don’t treat Jega charge with levity

A former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, Monday, spoke the minds of many Nigerians on the attitude of some members of the National Assembly when the national More...

By new On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Taraba killings probe report

The Nigerian Army high command has released the report of a 10- member panel set up April 10 to probe an allegation of collusion between the Nigerian military and criminal herdsmen and bandits to kill unarmed farmers More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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Benue’s harvest of deathsBenue’s harvest of deaths

In under a year, Benue State has seen its name changed from “Nigeria’s food basket” to a “killing field”. The sheer number of those killed is such that it is impossible to bury them individually. In four More...