2018: Interrogating Buhari’s successes, challenges

The year is gradually grinding to a halt. In a few days, the momentous year will give way to new dawn; a year of decision and great expectations. But the year 2018 will be remembered for being that full of ups and downs. A year packed with events: the bad and the good in no small measures As the nation prepares to enter a new year of promise, it is More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 21st, 2018
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Buhari: Garland for a reformer at 76

President Muhammadu Buhari It was not for nothing that the world celebrated President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday. The phenomenon from Daura means so many things to so many people. The astute and resilient political More...

By new On Friday, December 7th, 2018
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Concerns as Yuletide beckons

Here comes the month of stock taking and celebration. This is also the period for family holidays especially those residing outside their original communities. It is also the period for family reunions. The most More...

By new On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Forgery: Adeosun, Nigerian factor and a ruined career

Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance The erudite Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who was enmeshed in certificate forgery mess finally bowed to pressure last week as she handed in her reesignation letter. Resignation More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Dilemma over national security, rule of law

Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye e-mail: lawrenceolaoye8@gmail.com Text: 08036236703 (SMS only) When President Muhammadu Buhari took it upon himself to fight corruption and insecurity, he probably did not not know More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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Commending integrity for Nigeria to be great again

by Lawrence Olaoye Honesty is a virtue that is gradually going extinct globally. With widespread decadence in a world that is fast losing its moral rectitude, any display of honesty, in its minutest form, should More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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Oyo state demolition of Fresh FM station and matters arising

The news of demolition of the building housing the Fresh FM Radio station in Ibadan by the Oyo state government came as a rude shock to many. The station, owned by a disabled ace musician, Yinka Ayefele, which, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Beyond the overhaul of SARS

Not a few compatriots have commended the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for the recent order handed the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to immediately overhaul the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Before the More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 27th, 2018
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2019: Buhari and predatory politics in APC

Politics, especially the Nigerian brand, is not meant for saints and the upright. Most times, the propelling motivation for an average Nigerian politician may not be altruistic. Sometimes the driving force remains More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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Nigeria Air: A promise kept

On Wednesday, Minister of state, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, unveiled the name and logo of the much awaited national carrier at the Farnborough International Public Airshow in London. The national career: Nigeria Air, More...