July 5, 2018

BREAKING: Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick becomes CAF Vice President

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that @thenff @PinnickAmaju President has been confirmed as the 1st Vice President of @CAF_Online. He replaces former Ghanaian Football Association’s Kwesi Nyantakyi who resigned last month. See official CAF appointment memo below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: The New CAF Vice president, Amaju Pinnick  has soon started receiving several congratulatory messages from across Nigeria and the indeed the African Continent as a whole  as one of Nigeria’s most successful football administrator. More details Shortly. [Read]

SHOCKING: China’s cat which predicted win for Argentina against Nigeria in the world cup dies

NEWS FLAKES gathers that thousands of Chinese are pouring out their grief on social media following the death of a “psychic” cat, Baidian’er that correctly predicted the outcome of Nigeria and Argentina match at Russia FIFA World Cup. The cat, bearing the name that means white spot in Chinese, also predicted the outcome of of five other World Cup games. The orange-furred tabby was a stray cat that prowled around the Palace Museum in Beijing’s Forbidden City. He was offered two bowls of food, with the flags of competing World Cup teams stuck in the ground behind them to make the predictions. He achieved such fame that the Palace Museum [Read]

BREAKING: Court Annuls Imo APC Congresses, Orders Fresh Poll

Owerri Federal High Court on Thursday nullified wards, Local Government Areas and state congresses of the Imo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress. The court also ordered the party to hold fresh congresses. The presiding judge, Justice Lewis Allagoa, in a judgment that lasted for one hour, ordered APC “to be responsible, save our democracy by conducting free and fair congresses in Imo State.” NEWS FLAKES further gathered that the judge who dismissed a motion filed by the defendants, insisted that his court had jurisdiction to hear the matter. He said that the exhibits tendered by the plaintiffs suggesting that there was no ward congress in the state on [Read]

BREAKING: Ronaldo Set to leave Madrid, Accepts Juve’s €30 – Million -per – year Offer 

**The Portuguese striker reportedly agreed a deal some weeks back and all that remains is an agreement between the two clubs, with a deal, imminent  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Cristiano Ronaldo inches ever-closer to leaving Real Madrid for Juventus. The Portuguese striker reportedly reached an agreement with the Italian some weeks ago and is now set on leaving Los Blancos in the coming days. All that remains is for both clubs to reach an agreement – the Serie A club has offered 100 million euros, but Madrid are looking for a higher fee. NEWS FLAKES further gathered that Cristiano’s disagreements with [Read]

BREAKING: Mallam Adamu Ciroma Dies At 84

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it the first Editor of the New Nigerian, an influential newspaper in its days, Mallam Adamu Ciroma has died. He died at the Turkish Hospital in Abuja on Thursday at the age of 84. More Detail shortly. LEADERSHIP NEWSPAPER [Read]

Skake-Up As Air Force Redeploys 52 Senior Officers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has redeployed a total of 52 senior officers comprising 16 Air Vice Marshals (AVM), 16 Air Commodores, 9 Group Captains, 7 Wing Commanders and 4 Squadron Leaders. Prominent among those affected by the deployment are 4 Branch Chiefs at the Headquarters Nigerian Air Force (HQ NAF) and one Air Officer Commanding, a statement by the NAF spokesman, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya revealed. Also redeployed are other key appointment holders in the Service as part of a routine exercise aimed at further enhancing operational effectiveness and administrative efficiency. The newly appointed Branch Chiefs include AVM Charles Otegbade, who was the Director of Plans at HQ NAF, and [Read]

BREAKING: WAEC releases 2018 May/June WASSCE result, says there’s decline in pass rate

The West African Examinations Council said on Wednesday that only 49. 98 per cent of candidates who wrote its 2018 school certificate examination obtained credit passes and above. The council’s Head of National Office , Mr . Olu Adenipekun , said the credit passes included English Language and Mathematics . Adenipekun gave this information at a news conference to announce the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination in Lagos . According to him , the performance of candidates for its examinations in the last three years has been fluctuating in view of the outcome of the just released 2018 examination. The HNO, who gave a breakdown of the statistics [Read]