Sudden emergence of the Beggar-Preneurship Industry

By Issa Ahmed Babatunde Who would imagine that ‘Beggars’ could contribute to the GDP of a country, the attempt to make begging taxable shows the government have successfully turned serial dreams killer creating an industry out of abject poverty. No one would be left out as the finance Minister as stated, beggars are earning millions and the proceeds More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

The pro and anti Buhari protests

By Muhammad Ajah Just like the presidents of every country of the world are very important to their citizens, the case is the same in Nigeria. Nigerian presidents are of great significance to their people. And so More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Putting an end to sexual abuse

By Bukolader   emi Ladigbolu Some years ago, 2012 to be precise, there was an online video of the sexual abuse of a child. This bizarre video sent cold shivers down the spine of most people who were fortunate, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

An agenda for combating corruption in Nigeria

By Jibrin Ibrahim In 1989, the World Bank published a major paper – “From Crisis to Sustainable growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Long-Term Perspective Study”. It was essentially a belated explanation on reasons More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Boko Haram: Between oil and religion

By Bukar Raheem Imam Abubakar Shekau (the Boko Haram leader prefers to be addressed as such) has always been in a desperate bid to be seen as a religious fanatic since he took the reins of an insurgency to demand More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Wasting Nigeria’s scarce electricity

Gimba Kakanda Last week, I went on a two-day trip that changed my ignorant position on the nation’s perennial energy crises. It was a privileged opportunity to inspect Jebba and Kainji Hydropower Plants and also More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Arik: Fixing the wings of a giant bird

By Aisevbo Uwadiae After a decade of dominating the aviation industry in Nigeria as the largest local carrier, Arik Airline is engulfed in mortal crisis, which has set it on the same old path of many defunct Nigerian More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Acting President Osinbajo’s last order on terrorism

By Abiodun Israel If I had a chance in my youthful days, I would have enlisted into one arm of the Nigerian Armed Forces. But I was frustrated, as several attempts I made for admission into the Nigerian Defence More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Trump’s Nigeria thumbs up

When in May this year the very unpredictable American president Donald Trump called our president Muhammadu Buhari on his London sick bed to wish him well and assure Nigeria of American help in the fight against More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Solve electricity, Solve Nigeria’s primary economic issue

By Belije Madu The creation story of old sets the scene in which the heavens and the earth were covered in darkness. Then there was light. Light was separated from darkness, because light was good. As the story More...