June 15, 2018

RUSSIA 2018: Rain of Goals, as Portugal hold Spain to a 3-3 draw in opening Group B Fixture

  – Ronaldo hits 51st career HATRICK Cristiano Ronaldo netted his 51st hatrick to help Portugal secure an important 3-3 draw against former world Champions, Spain in the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup holding in far away Russia. The much anticipated game watched by a capacity crowd at the Saint Petersburg stadium got up to a spectacular start with an early first goal from the Portugese skipper and reigning FIFA World footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo from the penalty spot in the fourth minute after being tripped in the eighteen yard danger area by Spain defender, Nacho. The Spanish team responded almost immediately after series of fluid passes in [Read]

EID-IL-FITRI: Exercise Restraint, Obadara Charges Nigerians

Chairman of Lucinda Media Limited (owners of Sweet 107.1FM) Senator Olugbenga Obadara has charged honorable Nigerians to Exercise restraint with funds that do not belong to them. Senator Obadara through his Media Aide, Victor Eniola Mark, made this call in his Sallah Message to Nigerians on Friday noting that Muslim Faithfuls had in the last one month shown a noteworthy example of restraint from food. He made this call at a time when people are speaking loudly against corrupt practices at all levels. Obadara Said: “We must exercise restraint from funds that do not belong to us. Let us charge our political leaders to be honest and ensure same in [Read]

Sultan declares Friday Eid-el-Fitr Day

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa ’ad Abubakar III, has declared Friday June 15 , 2018 , as the day to mark the Eid -el – Fitr , and the end of Ramadan fast . The Sultan announced the sighting of the new moon of the month Shawwal in a broadcast in Sokoto on Thursday . The Islamic month of Shawwal comes after the 29 or 30 days of the month of Ramadan when Muslims across the world observe a month -long fasting . Abubakar said the new moon was sighted in parts of Kaduna, Katsina , Kano , Borno , Jigawa , Nassarawa , [Read]

EID-EL-FITR: CAN felicitates with Muslims on End of Ramadan fast

THE Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) have rejoiced with Nigerian Muslims over the successful completion of the Ramadan period which involved purification through fasting and seeking for blessings and forgiveness from the Almighty God, the creator of mankind. The Nigerian Christian body expressed its determination and commitment to collaborate with the leadership of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (SCIA) to promote peaceful co-existence among adherents of the nation’s two major religions and work towards ensuring unity, peace and progress of the country. In a Ramadan message, the CAN President, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, said “Ramadan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is very important, considering the [Read]

RUSSIA 2018: Pig which predicted Trump’s victory, tips Nigeria for semi-final

. The psychic pig Mystic Marcus that predicted President Donald Trump’s victory, has picked Nigeria, Argentina as semi-finalists for the 2018 World Cup. . The psychic pig which has a history of sniffing out a winner – and is hoping to continue his unbroken record for this summer’s World Cup. Mystic Marcus has a 100% track record of predicting sports results according to his owner Juliette Stevens. The black micro pig has previously guessed the winner of the 2014 World Cup and the Wimbledon tennis finals by picking apples. And the 8-year-old prophesier even predicted Brexit and that Donald Trump would win the US presidential election. Now Mystic Marcus is [Read]