Boko Haram: Is the military winning?

Chief of Defense Staff, Major General Abayomi Olonisakin By Ochiaka Ugwu There is no doubt that the military under President Muhammadu Buhari administration has mounted a series of high-profile raids on Boko Haram insurgent hideouts in recent days after the country was stung by a wave of suicide blasts. Many had thought the Boko Haram militants were More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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PDP crisis: Will it ever end?

By Ochiaka Ugwu Last week, the polarized Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held its all important special reconciliation meeting in Abuja chaired by a former President, Goodluck Jonathan. The meeting which supposed More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
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NCDC decries lack of manpower, funds to tackle Meningitis

By Christiana Ekpa The National Centre for Diseases Control NCDC yesterday disclosed that the agency is not well funded and does not have enough manpower and equipment to tackle the latest outbreak of Meningitis More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Tackling incessant fire outbreak in Nigeria

Minister of Interior, Abdulahman Dambazzau By Ochiaka Ugwu Fire outbreak is never a pleasant incident. It is better imagined than experienced. When fire breaks out, there are serious problems for the residents of More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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What is wrong with the health sector?

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole Folorunsho By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Several policy pronouncements made by the government at all levels in the past aimed at putting the nation’s health on the front More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Finding lasting solution to Nigeria’s high illiteracy rate

By Ochiaka Ugwu The result of a study tracking illiteracy conducted by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and released last recently has revealed that about 65 million More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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The burden of troubling health prospects

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Several policy pronouncements made by the government at all levels in the past aimed at putting the nation’s health on the front burner More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Towards having effective health system

Minister of Health Pro. Isaac Adewole By Ochiaka Ugwu There is no doubt that a good number of Nigerians are now seeking medical help abroad. The numbers of people that turn to oversea based medical facilities for More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Maternal, new born deaths take centre stage in Kano, Bauchi

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi It their efforts to improve maternal newborn and child health care delivery and polio eradication in Bauchi and Kano states, the Civil Society Organizations (CSOs,) and the Media have More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Curbing the menace of exam malpractice

By Ochiaka Ugwu The truth remains that the quest to be educated in Nigeria has literally taken a new dimension. This is due to the fact that acquiring certificates has become the in thing as it qualifies one to More...