Month
July 2018

BREAKING: Buhari Elected as New ECOWAS Chairman

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammadu Buhari has been elected the new Chairman of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) at the just concluded ECOWAS Summit in Lome, Togo. The announcement was made shortly after a closed-door session of Heads of States of the Commission. More Details Shortly. [Read]

JUST IN: Senate President Bukola Saraki dumps APC, as Kwara gov returns to PDP

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki has announced he is leaving the All Progressives Congress, Nigeria’s ruling party. Saraki made the announcement on the micro-blogging, Twitter on Tuesday evening, July 31. The Senate President tweeted: “I wish to inform Nigerians that, after extensive consultations, I have decided to take my leave of the All Progressives Congress (APC)”. His defection will be coming a week after 14 Senators and 37 House of Representatives members dumped the ruling party. In a related development, Kwara governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed has also announced his much anticipated return to his former party, People’s Democratic [Read]

How To Say Good-Bye To Ticket Cutting In Betting

Every bettor knows that terrible feeling of having just one game cut your ticket. You can be so close to your grand win and Ronaldo decides not to score even a single goal for Juventus spoiling your ticket with fifteen other games that have entered. If you’ve ever experienced this, you definitely know just how painful and heart wrenching it is. For months, you’ll remember the “bad luck team” and you’ll have a hard time forgiving them. But what if that ticket didn’t have to cut and you could have simply erased the game from your ticket when you saw the signs of a negative game? betBonanza is a sports [Read]

2019: Imo Deputy Governor Eze Madumere Impeached despite Court order

Eze Madumere, Deputy Governor of imo State, has been impeached. Madumere, who is seeking to replace Governor Rochas Okorocha in 2019, was impeached on monday by 19 of the 27 members of the Imo State House of Assembly. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered through our source that Impeachment proceedings against him kicked off on July 10, when Ugonna Ozuruigbo, the Deputy Speaker, moved a motion accusing him of abandoning his duties and failing to carry out official duties assigned to him by the Governor, among others. The house then set up a six-man committee headed by Kennedy Ibe, the member representing Obowo Local Government Area, to probe the allegations and [Read]

MUSIC: Bishop X Hurricane – Poverty (prod. by Rukyclassic)

“Poverty” Another Hit Song From The Nigerian Fast Growing Act, Bishop Bishop Is A Versatile Artiste, His Passion is His Driving Force And His Unique Personality Makes His Music Outstanding. He Came Up With This Hit Song Titled “Poverty” alongside with a Prolific Act “Hurricane“ Poverty was produced by Rukyclassic Listen & Download Below Audio Player 00:00 00:00 Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. DOWNLOAD: POVERTY by Bishop X Hurricane [Read]

SHOCKING: Kano Assembly speaker Ata impeached for latecoming

The former speaker of Kano state House of Assembly, Alhaji Yusuf Abdullahi Ata was recently  sacked over allegation of  late coming by his other fellow lawmakers, NEWS FLAKES NG learnt.  Other allegation leveled against the former speaker was alleged corruption. He is also accused of not carrying other principal officers in running the affairs of the house. However, it was further gathered that the Assembly returned the immediate past speaker, Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, who was  earlier impeached over an alleged bribery scandal, as the new Speaker. The 40-member Assembly resumed this Monday from a two-month recess, during which the legislators purportedly hatched the impeachment plan. More Details Shortly… Daily Trust [Read]

GIST: “I’m Looking For Pregnancy” – Bobrisky

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that contorversial Nigerian cross dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky has said he is looking for pregnancy. The cross dresser took to his Snap chat to post that he is looking for pregnancy, though he didn’t state if he was the one trying to get pregnant. Bobrisky wrote that he has been having sex daily of recent, all in his quest for pregnancy. He wrote; “Have been have sex everyday lately because I’m looking for pregnancy” [Read]

BENUE: Ortom’s Purported Impeachment, a Nullity Says SENATOR MARK

  Immediate past President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has described the purported impeachment of the governor of Benue State Dr. Samuel Ortom as null and void. Reacting to the development in Benue state today, Senator Mark said the alleged impeachment of governor Ortom by eight out of the 30 members House of Assembly is at best an exercise in futility. According to Mark: “it is unconstitutional and devoid of any known legislative practices and procedures. “I will advice members of the Benue state House of Assembly to be guided by the constitution and legislative rules and procedures. They should not engage in any act that could undermine the [Read]

BREAKING: Governor Ortom served ‘impeachment notice’, “I’m still the Governor”, Ortom Insists

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that eight lawmakers of the Benue state House of Assembly under the All Progressives Congress, APC, have served impeachment notice to the Governor of the state, Samuel Ortom. The lawmakers who sat in the state’s Assembly complex on Monday, 30 July, 2018 gained access to the state assembly complex while the police barricaded further access to the house, Ortom’s aide has confirmed. According to Ortom’s spokesman, Tahav Agerzua, the lawmakers took over the Assembly complex to sit and pass the impeachment notice while the police blocked further access. Meanwhile, a detachment of heavily armed policemen have currently shutdown [Read]

CRIME: 23-Yr-old Drug Addict Kills Father, Sister, Injures Six Neighbours

It was a sad weekend at Ifelemenu, Ekpaomaka in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, as a 23-year-old man, Julius Nwigboaka, went berserk, killing his father, Chief Nwode Nwigboaka and his sister (name withheld). The suspect also inflicted machete cuts on six other residents of the area, before he was gunned down by the husband of one of the victims of his attack. A source, who simply identified himself as Ekoyo, said the suspect had taken hard drugs when he came into the house and killed his father, who asked him where he had been since. According to Ekoyo, “when he was attacking his father with machete, Julius’ sister [Read]

Defection: PDP battles crises in Kano, Kwara, Benue, five other states

  •Panel summons Shekarau, Kwankwaso, ex-ministers •Ortom may get re-election ticket, PDP wades in Gemade-Suswam tussle for Senatorial ticket •Party hands over structure to Saraki, as Senate President woos PDP leaders in Kwara •Kogi: Melaye may get ticket, Yusuf likely back in the House of Reps •Dankwambo to determine ex-Minister’s fate, Nafada’s governorship ambition The recent gale of defections by top ranking members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has sparked crises in at least nine state chapters of the opposition party. Kano, Kwara, Benue, Kogi, Gombe and Sokoto are top on the list of the affected states, The Nation can now report. The rest [Read]

2019: Nigerians deserve healthy President, PDP, R-APC tell Amaechi

  **Says Minister is making a Mockery of Buhari’s health  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the People’s Democratic Party has accused the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and others, which it did not name, of allegedly exploiting the fragile health of President Muhammadu Buhari to spite Nigerians. The party was responding to a claim by the former governor of Rivers State that even if Buhari contested from a sickbed in 2019, he would win in some core northern states. The opposition party said Amaechi and others in government “actually know that the President is sick” and that Buhari did not possess the [Read]

SPORTS: Former MFM Star, Stephen Odeh Nets first goal for new European Club

NEWS FLAKES Sports Desk gathers that former Nigerian League highest goal scorer and Golden boot winner who played for MFM Fc, Stephen Odeh recorded his first goal for his new club Zurich FC in the Swiss Premier  league. Stephen Odey scored the second goal for Zurich in a 2-0 win against Grasshoppers in the Swiss Top Flight League. The Swiss League kicked off last week but Odey didn’t feature for The City Club in their first match against FC Thun. The Former MFM FC Goal Machine repaid Ludovic Magnin’s faith in him by scoring in his first appearance of the season even as he looks forward to banging in more [Read]

2019: Buhari will definitely lose in Kano, Kwankwaso replies Amaechi

Following the defection of former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), his spokesperson, Binta Spikin, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will not win in Kano State in the 2019 general election. The spokesperson said this to our source  while reacting to Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi’s comment on Mr Buhari’s chances in the poll. According to Punch Newspaper, Mr Amaechi had on Friday said Mr Buhari will win in Sokoto, Kano and Bauchi States in the 2019 general elections even if he was taken to the states “on a sick bed”. Mr Amaechi also said the governors of [Read]