Shittu: Between community and national service

There have been divergent opinions on the decision of the national leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to bar the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, from contesting the 2019 governorship primaries in Oyo state on the platform of the party for skipping the one year mandatory youth service to the nation. Not a few persons More...

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By new On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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Gandhi’s example reechoes as world marks non-violence day

Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi By Ese Awhotu Yesterday marked a significant day as the world marked the Non-violence day and the launch of the in the history of the world An exciting aspect of the celebration was the More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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As WHO moves to end pit latrines, open defecation, what hope for Nigeria?

By Ese Awhotu The world will not reach the goal of universal sanitation coverage, where every person in the world has access to toilets that safely contain excreta by 2030 unless countries make comprehensive policy More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Corruption: It makes sense to pay living wages

Corruption has been generally acknowledged as the bane of the nation’s development. Successive administrations in the country have identified the menace and drawn out strategies to stamp it out. It assumed a pride More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Life, Times of David Bamigboye, Rtd.

Oluseyi Dasilva The death of the first military governor of Kwara State, retired Brig. Gen. David Bamigboye, is no longer news, but it leaves behind memories that will linger in the minds of friends, family and More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Why Almakura is probing me – Senator Adamu

Says probe political misadventure By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Former Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Adamu, has explained that the decision of incumbent Governor of the state, Umaru Al-Makura, to impose his More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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Shekarau the game changer

APC Chairman Adams Oshiomhole and Malam Ibrahim Shekarau From Edwin Olofu, Kano Supporters of the incumbent Governor of Kano state, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje are still basking in the euphoria of heavy catch in More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
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As Police plan heroes burial for 4 slain officers…

By Femi Oyelola with agency report The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has ordered a befitting burial for the four policemen killed in an ambush by suspected kidnappers at the weekend in Kaduna. The More...

By new On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Anxiety mounts in Birnin Gwari as bandits sack 30 villages

From Mohammed Ibrahim Kaduna Armed Bandits in Birnin Gwari have sacked about 30 villages across the local government area of Kaduna state. The attacks that led to the people in those villages to flee were carried More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Ramadan: Prices of food items increase in Abuja markets

As Ramadan, the annual Islamic fasting season, begins, prices of various food items have increased in Abuja and its environs. A recent News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) survey of markets in the Garki, Bwari, Wuse neighbourhoods More...