Reflections of Obasanjo at 80 and his Presidential Library

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo By Charles Onunaiju Mr. Ayo Fayose, governor of Ekiti state has at last boldly clarified, what nearly everyone know about the much-vaunted Presidential library of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who used the occasion of his 80th Birthday celebration to unveil the huge edifice. The problem is that the massive edifice More...

by Peoples Daily | Published 2 days ago
By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
0 Comments

Ending famine in Somalia, the Turkish way

By Afyare Elmi Jerome Jarre’s viral hashtag,#TurkishAirlinesHelpSomalia, was yet another attempt to draw worldwide attention to the famine in the Somali peninsula, but the Somali people are in need of both an More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 20th, 2017
1 Comment

Impunity of Taiwan trade office and trial of Nigeria foreign policy

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama By Charles Onunaiju Since about three months, when Nigeria’s foreign minister Geoffrey Onyema, unequivocally declared that “Taiwan will not have any diplomatic representation More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 13th, 2017
0 Comments

What Africa Can Expect from China’s Annual “Two Sessions”?

By Zhou Pingjian Beginning in every March, China’s mainstream media buzz around one word: Lianghui, or the “two sessions” if we translate it into English. The two sessions refers to the annual sessions of More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
0 Comments

China’s “Two Session” And Prospects Of Broader Co-Operation With Nigeria

By Charles Onunaiju China’s annual “two sessions”, is an intense political summit of broad and diverse range of representatives from across the entire spectrum of the country’s landscape. It opens the core More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 6th, 2017
0 Comments

Iran at 38 and the trajectories of her rise

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran By Charles Onunaiju The Islamic republic of Iran, against all odds, stands eminently tall in the comity of nations for boosting its national aggregates. From electricity generation, More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, February 26th, 2017
0 Comments

Russia’s new game in Afghanistan

By Najib Sharifi A resurgent Russia is making new inroads into Afghanistan, not in the way the former USSR did, but by aligning itself with some of the very extremists whose leaders were involved in the defeat of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 10th, 2017
0 Comments

EU should invest in development, not security in Africa

By Nassim Majidi One year ago, 22-year-old Patrick left Douala, the largest city in Cameroon, to become a football star in Europe. A talented midfielder and an ambitious young man, Patrick felt compelled to reach More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
0 Comments

What’s behind the Great Wall of America?

By Belen Fernandez On the Tuesday after Donald Trump’s January inauguration as president of the United States, journalist Jonathan Katz tweeted in reference to the unfolding spectacle: “First they came for the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 6th, 2017
0 Comments

Iran at 38 and the trajectories of her rise

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran By Charles Onunaiju The Islamic republic of Iran, against all odds, stands eminently tall in the comity of nations for boosting its national aggregates. From electricity generation, More...