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 out between January to May 2018. The inhabitants of the affected villages were said to have abandoned their homes and animals due to fear More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018

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...

By new On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Before another flood happens

By Ochiaka Ugwu The coming of rain, degradation of the environment by men in its quest to control it better and ocean surge which always result to flooding in many parts of the country always leave destruction on More...

By new On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Buhari’s 2019 bid and matters arising

By Garba Shehu The country is gearing itself up for the general elections in February next year and with President Muhammadu Buhari announcing that he will bid for the governing party, APC’s ticket to run fo a More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Reward for honesty: Tricycle driver who returned N0.5m found in his Keke honoured

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos Honesty is often considered as a moral virtue inspired by integrity. It is rarelly found in contemporary society, especially among individuals and even religious leaders who do not truly More...

By new On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

2019: How strategic alliance will determine winners, losers

Nigeria’s general election is barely one year to go, in this piece, Ikechukwu Okaforadi, analyses the significant role which political alliance by likeminded parties will play in determining the winners and losers More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

The ‘wonderful’ jumbo pay for Senators, House members

By Lateef Ibrahim Abuja The issue of what members of the National Assembly – Senators and House of Representatives members earn, in salaries and allowances, annually or monthly, will continue to elicit public More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

As Buhari orders institutional support for small scale rice millers…

By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Ministry of Agriculture, and Rural Development to engage with state governments, the Central Bank if Nigeria (CBN) and the Bank of Agriculture (BOA) More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 5th, 2018

Scarce resources and Senate’s endless, fruitless probes

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Since June 2015, the Senate has empanelled over twenty ad hoc committees to probe different misconducts, crisis and criminal activities in the polity, including those affecting the economy. More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Anti-corruption fight: Is government wielding the big stick?

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu By Vivian Okejeme Abuja In the wake of the pervasiveness of corruption experienced in Nigeria, and its adverse effect on the More...