Consume endemic corruption before it consumes us

The public is already in possession of the fact that President Muhammadu Buhari recently declared corruption to be a national emergency. He said Nigerians “must own” the war on corruption, otherwise it could consume them. This is “to reverse the negative culture of pilfering public funds, or risk plunging the country into turmoil.“ Buhari noted: More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
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The National Assembly siege

Penultimate Tuesday, armed operatives of Department of State Service (DSS) arrived at the National Assembly, used one of the vehicles they came in to block the main entrance. Inside the legislature building, they More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Now that coast is clear for the youth

The road has been cleared for young Nigerians to run for elective offices, if and when they decide to do so. President Muhammadu Buhari removed the age hurdle that had excluded the youths from the political process More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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Secure lives of NYSC members

Tragedy struck at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) family in Taraba State, during the weekend when 9 members drowned while on a picnic. The accident happened in River Mayo Selbe in Gashaka local goernment More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Imam Abdullahi’s example

Imam Abdullahi Abubakar is a true man of God. Recently, he demonstrated, in real terms, the letter and spirit of his Islamic faith: Islam is a religion of peace. We recall that in June this year, violence erupted More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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Still on the Nigeria-China currency swap

Nigeria-China Currency Nigeria and China recently agreed a currency swap deal that will allow their central banks to accept business transactions in the Nigerian Naira and the Chinese Yuan Renminbi, Yuan for short. More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
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You can’t eat your cake and have it

All Progressives Congress (APC) members in the House of Representatives have asked their party for automatic tickets to return in 2019. These shameless, self-serving lawmakers from the ruling party are demanding More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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No to automatic return tickets

All Progressives Congress (APC) members in the House of Representatives have asked their party for automatic tickets to return in 2019. These shameless, self-serving lawmakers from the ruling party are demanding More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 27th, 2018
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Adamu Ciroma (1934-2018)

On July 5 2018, Nigeria lost, arguably, one of her best elder statesmen, Mallam Adamu Ciroma. He was aged 83. His death came exactly one year after that of another accomplished, respected and respectable son of More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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Dear Alhaji Aliko Dangote

By Muhammad Ajah I do not only want to be known as Africa’s richest man but the biggest philanthropist in Africa. I will continue to use my resources and my voice to help shape a better Nigeria and Africa as a More...