Ex-Police Officer, A Nigerian, Bags 14 Years In Jail In US For Sex Trafficking

A former Washington D.C. police officer, who is of Nigerian descent, has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for sex trafficking. According to multiple reports gathered by Igbere Tv, 29-year-old Chukwuemeka Ekwonna pleaded guilty to paying two teenage girls for sex while he was employed as a police officer in Washington, D.C. U.S. Attorney Robert Hur’s office said Ekwonna exchanged more than 250 text messages and social media messages with two girls, ages 14 and 15, and paid both for sex. Ekwonna was charged in April 2017 with soliciting sex from a 15-year-old girl in Glen Burnie and then robbing her at gunpoint. A statement from the U.S. [Read]

BREAKING: Ekiti Gov, Fayemi Emerges As New NGF Chairman

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the governor of Ekiti State Dr. Kayode Fayemi will today be announced as the newly elected chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum. For the first time in its history , a governor from the south west will today emerge as the chairman of the Nigerian Governors forum( NGF). Odds favour Ekiti State governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi to emerge as the chairman of the elite club. It is instructive to note that since the creation of the NGF 20 years ago, the Southwest, the Northeast and the Southeast have not chaired the forum. The former chairmen of the forum [Read]

BREAKING: BRT Vehicle Up in Flames On Third Mainland Bridge [SEE PHOTOS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a Bus Rapid Transit Vehicle caught fire on Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State, Nigeria. The immediate cause of the fire incident as well casualty figures could not be ascertained as at PRESS TIME. Meanwhile, See more photos of the unfortunate incident below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; More Details Shortly!!     [Read]

BOOM! Acting CJN, Tanko Muhammad Dragged To Court Over Age Falsification [READ MORE]

A 46-year-old businessman, Mr Tochi Michael, has dragged Justice Tanko Muhammad, the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) before an FCT High Court over alleged age falsification. In the originating summon with suit No. FCT/HC/BW/CV/79/2019, filed before the court in April, the petitioner alleged that the CJN deliberately falsified his date of birth. Michael alleged that the CJN falsified his date of birth from Dec. 31, 1950 as contained in all his official records, including that of WAEC to Dec. 31, 1953 upon his appointment as a judicial officer, NAN reports The petitioner in the originating summon is praying the court to determine whether such act of the CJN does [Read]

I Will Step Up Action Against Drug Traffickers – President Buhari

President Buhari has said that the sweeping offensive against drug trafficking will be sustained by his administration in its second term in office. President Buhari said this when he received leaders of the Nigerian Community in Saudi Arabia at the end of his Umrah trip in Saudi Arabia today May 21st. The president said efforts should be intensified to expose those involved in drug trafficking and illegal trade in the country, assuring that appropriate actions would be taken. The President said the recent exposure of a network of drug dealers operating at one of Nigeria’s international airports, who were discovered to be tagging bags filled with drugs in the name [Read]

2023: Nigeria Does Not Need Tinubu As President – APC Chieftain

A former member of the House of Representatives and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) from Niger State, Hon. Adamu Kuta has taken a swipe on the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, over his recent claim that he (Tinubu) is under pressure to contest the presidency in 2023. Briefing reporters in Minna on Tuesday, Kuta said that the APC national leader is not the president Nigeria wants in 2023. The former federal lawmaker maintained that regardless of which region the next president will come from, Nigeria needs a leader that can consolidate on the achievements and the foundation that President Mohammadu Buhari has laid, [Read]

Drunk Nigerian Naval Officer Caught On Camera Misbehaving In Public

An apparently drunk Nigerian naval officer in uniform has been caught on video misbehaving in public.   The short video, being circulated on some WhatsApp platforms, shows the officer sitting down on a bare floor and resting his back on a plastic sit, while a female’s voice is heard talking angrily at him. The officer kept gazing into the camera lens and intermittently making some inaudible sounds. He appeared helpless in the video. PREMIUM TIMES could not ascertain when and where the video was taken, and the circumstances surrounding it. But, going by the comment made by the voice in the video, the incident may have happened in Warri, Delta [Read]

SHAMELESS!! Davido Unfollows Ikorodu Bois After They Reveal He Hasn’t Given Them The N1M He Promised

Hmmm, Davido and his fake promises again? 😂😂😂 Davido has unfollows Ikorodubois hours after they called him out for not given them the ₦1M he promised them since January 2019. HOW THEY EXPOSED DAVIDO In an Instagram live question and answer with their fans the ikoroduBois answered a question which says:- How did you guys invest the 1m davido promised you guys? then they replied by saying “He hasn’t given us!“ WHY/HOW DAVIDO PROMISED THEM We could recall Nigerian singer, Davido promised the popular Instagram Mimickers, the Ikorodu Bois one million naira for perfectly mimicking Senator Dino Melaye in hospital bed during his Arrest period. The OBO boss who was impressed after watching the video on Instagram asked that they send their account details [Read]

Nigeria’s Henry Onyekuru set to join Bayern Munich, leaves Galatasaray

  Super Eagles forward Henry Onyekuru has left Turkish Giants Galatasaray after winning the domestic double with the Istanbul-based side. According to reports from Istanbul, Galatasaray was unable to extend the Nigerian’s loan deal as parent club Everton has concluded plans to sell the forward to Bayern Munich in Germany. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Ribery and Robben’s farewell to the German giants Bayern Munich have led to the ultimate transfer bid for Onyekuru. Meanwhile, Galatasaray is preparing to fill the gap of Onyekuru with two names, Ryan Babel and Valentine Ozornwafor. [Read]

We want Nigeria to become one of easiest places to do business, says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said that Nigeria does not have the luxury of dealing with one country in the world. Osinbajo, who made the assertion in Lagos at a two-day 2019 USA Fair, said that Nigeria as a developing country was ambitious in building relations with America, Europe, Asia, Middle East and others. Represented by the Minister of Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu Enelamah, Osinbajo said that Nigeria would continue to be a partner to different countries. “We want Nigeria to become one of the easiest places for anyone to do business in the world. “Nigeria does not have the luxury of dealing with just one country. We [Read]

CSOs, Kano Indigenes Ask Newly Appointed Emirs to Resign

Tension is currently mounting in Kano as no fewer than70 prominent indigenes of Kano State and 22 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have charged all newly appointed emirs to resign their appointments with immediate effect. They have been told to resign in the interest of peace and tranquility in Kano. Sources gathered that the concerned individuals and groups have sought urgent intervention of the Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alhaji Mohammad Sa’ad Abubakar and denounce the creation of additional emirates in Kano. It could be recalled that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje had signed the Appointment and Deposition Act. 2019, which paved ways for balkanisation of the Kano Emirate council into four. Subsequently, [Read]

EFCC Arrests 10 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abuja Zonal  office have arrested ten suspected internet scammers popularly known as “Yahoo Boys” at Favour Estate Land Estate, in Abuja. They were arrested following a tip-off by an anonymous source. Some of the items recovered from the suspects were exotic cars, laptops and smart phones. A statement released by the antigraft agency gave the names of the suspects as Okorokpa Clifford, Ejechi Rukeme Clarence, Omoagbere Nelson, Olamide Agbi, Prosper Williams, Zhenom Moses, Nasiru Saudi Ali, Shakajede Okiemute, Okoro Andrew and Amorighoye Laju Precious. [Read]

Angry Nigerian Youths Offers Sacrifices To The “gods” To Fight Ruggedman Over Naira Marley (Video)

  Wow!! This is a shocker, people are taking this thing too far already oo 😳😳 Some angry Nigerian youths visited the “Esu” shrine to cast spell on Ruggedman over his alleged involvement in the Naira Marley‘s EFCC arrest case. The guys voices can be heard in Ijebu dialect as they appeased to the gods to fight the popular rapper Ruggedman and they also pray that Naira Marley is set free. Watch the video on out Instagram channel @Flakes_tv       [Read]

Man Commits Suicide By Drinking Sniper Because Of His Girlfriend

A man with the name itz_eldersne, has decided to end it all at at about 4am, because his supposed Girlfriend called it off with him. Before the suicidal activity, the deceased has shared series of notice about his plan on Facebook, but guess everyone thought it was a joke. But Alas, he gave up the ghost. See photos below:-     [Read]