2348035778525 Controversy Trails AGEGE DAY as Olu of Agege is dragged to court

Agege one of the densely populated areas in Lagos and home to many tribes in Nigeria and beyond is presently loosing it’s peaceful nature just as the Obaship tussle is fast tearing the fabric of the Awori settlement over the Olu of Agege stool. According to the Yoruba age long traditions and customs, it’s the […]

adamu-pdp-chairman1 PDP is suffering from self inflicted injury- lmo PDP scribe

With just less than seven months to the 2015 general elections political permutations and intrigues of so many shades are taking centre stage across political parties in the country right from the ward up to federal level. This is fast playing out itself particularly in lmo politics. Still bitter about its defeat to the ruling […]

bukky Bukky Wright In The Class Of Grand Mothers

As you read this story, the home of Sekinat Oluwabukola Wright popularly called Bukky Wright by fans is presently full of joy. The reason is not far, one of the two sons of this delectable actress, Olugbenga Wright’s girlfriend was delivered of a baby girl last week in far away America. News of the People, […]

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image375 My detention by EFCC was orchestrated by Tunde Oladunjoye- Former Gov. Gbenga Daniel

Otunba Gbenga Daniel, (OGD), is particularly not a happy man since he left Oke Mosan Government House as the executive governor of the Gateway State three and half years ago. This is as a result of several court cases he has been facing since then. The Engineer and founder of Krestal Laurel Company denied all […]

1408633752625_wps_1_Onyi_Chiedozie_s_2_week_o Nigerian baby shocks the world

If you say the planet world is fast coming to an end you may not be far from the truth. This is because strange things that are beyond human comprehension are occurring on daily basis across the globe that most cases defies science and medical research. What can you say of a three weeks old […]

Peace_31-1 Peace Anyiam-Osigwe suffers strange illness – Real reason she bowed out as AMAA CEO

At the last edition of African Movie Academy Awards held in Yenegoa, Bayelsa state of Nigeria, the CEO, Peace Ayiam-Osigwe announced her intention to step aside as the CEO of the academy after ten years of reign. Other than to attract fresh ideas to run the academy, News of the People reliably gathered that her […]

SALLY MBANEFO 1 NTDC Is A Disappointment -Board Tackles DG

The governing board of the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has decided to deal with the issues of mismanagement, high handedness and disregard for civil service rules which are reportedly being perpetrated by the Director General, Mrs. Sally Mbanefo. The Nigerian Times has learnt that in a board meeting held at the agency’s complex in […]

edbola1 Ebola alert in Republic of Ireland as man dies after trip to Sierra Leone

Health chiefs are awaiting blood tests for the killer Ebola virus which are being carried out on the remains of an Irish father-of-one who has died in Donegeal, Ireland. Dessie Quinn (44) had been sick since returning to the Republic of Ireland from Sierra Leone two weeks ago. He had been working as an engineer […]

image Brave female doctor, Adadevoh infected by Sawyer dies of Ebola

Brave medical Doctor, Stella Adadevoh, who saved the country from potential epidemic of the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, yesterday, fell to the vise-grip of the disease which she contracted while attending to the index (first) Ebola case, the late American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer. Dr. Adadevoh was infected when she forcefully restricted Mr. Sawyer to his bed […]

Determined job seeker Alfred Ajani is approached by a businessman after advertising himself during rush hour at London's Waterloo Station ALFRED AJANI’s unique approach to job hunting: Holds up sign advertising himself during morning rush hour at train station – and gets an interview for afternoon

A graduate has been inundated with offers of interviews after taking a radical approach to job hunting. Alfred Ajani, 22, has applied for over 300 positions since getting a degree in marketing earlier this summer – but says he has struggled in the crowded graduate labour market. Determined to land his dream job, he decided […]

bomber-cripple How cripple attempts to bomb Lagos airport

Confusion was the order of the day on Monday afternoon when news of an attempt to bomb ever busy Lagos airport was being peddled around. Tragedy was however averted at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, when a physically challenged young man suspected to be a Boko Haram member was arrested while attempting to detonate an explosive […]


That the Nollywood Industry has projected the images of the country to Africa and by extension to the world at large is an understatement. The Yoruba sector at the industry is certainly on top at its game. The sector is relatively enjoying crucial partnership with various interest groups and stakeholders. To this effect, Development Agenda […]

ikedi-ohakim OPINION: Why We Want Ex-Governor IKEDI OHAKIM BACK – Kenneth Uwadi

In 2011, soon after he was sworn in as Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha promised Nigerians that he was going to be a brand new governor that will rescue Imo state from poverty, joblessness and under development. More than three years after that statement was made, the Imo masses now know for better […]