10 takeaways from Buhari’s Germany visit

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu buhari returned to the country after a three-day intensely busy state visit to germany which, as is usual with his foreign engagements, was characterized by punishing schedules. Unfortunately, an important trip such as this one planned to boost trade and investment, enhance security partnership More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Nigeria: Religion hindering family planning

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III A Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oladosu Ojengbede, says religious connotation and cultural issues are hindering effective implementation of Family Planning (FP) More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 8th, 2016

When Africa discovers the power of crowdfunding II

Budding South African film producer Meg Rickards was struggling to raise the money for her new feature film, Whiplash, when she came across the idea of crowdfunding. We had about 70% of the budget and were battling More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

How two men survived a prison where 12,000 were killed

Tuol Sleng is Cambodia’s most notorious prison – in the 1970s, at least 12,000 people were tortured there and murdered. Only a handful of prisoners survived but now, 40 years after Pol Pot took control of More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Are we winning the fight against HIV?

Hollywood star Charlie Sheen has confirmed he is living with HIV in a US television interview. The development of new drugs means the diagnosis is no longer a death sentence, but are we winning the global fight More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 19th, 2016

We gave Buhari proposal on ending N’Delta Crisis – UNDEDSS

By Ayodele Samuel,Lagos The United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS) said it have drawn up and submitted a Proposal that should be ‘win-win’ for all parties concerned in the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 1st, 2016

With Aisha Buhari’s ‘Get Involved’, future assured

By Doyin Ojosipe The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), in 2012 released a report tagged ‘At a Glance: Nigeria’. The report stated that: “Nigeria has one of the highest rates of infant mortality More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Who are the Mediterranean migrants?

Thousands of migrants from Africa and the Middle East attempt to reach the shores of Europe each year, many making the perilous journey across the Mediterranean. More than 1,800 have died making the crossing so More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Growing up in a Japanese WW2 internment camp in China

Mary Previte first had an inkling that World War Two had ended as she lay in bed, trying to fight off dysentery and the unbearable heat of a Chinese summer. Suddenly, she heard an unusual sound: planes flying over More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, July 4th, 2016

Diet debate: Low-fat or high-fat – does it matter?

Is fat the great evil of our time responsible for seducing us into an early, extra-wide, grave with its delicious succulence? Or is it as misunderstood as it is mouth-watering? And in need of a welcome return to More...