Date
July 24, 2018

ENTERTAINMENT GIST: Another Assurance as Chioma accepts Davido’s proposal

NEWS FLAKES Entertainment Desk gathers that Popular music act lover, Chioma Rowland has finally accepted an unofficial proposal of her boyfriend, Davido, after the latter publicly declared to the world that he wants to spend the rest of his life with her. This was gathered after Davido shared a post on his Instagram page with title: ‘The love of my life, can’t wait to spend forever with you’. Chioma crowned it all by saying ‘yes’ to the ring-less proposal right in the comment section, saying she also wants to spend her life with the Yoruba Angel. Although not the first time he had hinted that Chioma is his real love [Read]

SPORTS: Confusion as DSS ejects Giwa board, Pinnick returns

NEWS FLAKES Sports Desk gathers that Operatives of the Department of State Services on Monday stormed the Nigeria Football Federation secretariat in Abuja to restore the displaced Amaju Pinnick NFF board to power . It was learnt that they were ordered by the Federal Government to eject the factional Chris Giwa -headed board . Sources said Giwa was out of the office during the operation . But sports minister Solomon Dalung distanced the Federal Government from the development , saying contrary to reports President Muhammadu Buhari did not order anyone to storm the NFF secretariat . Giwa took over the secretariat on July 2 following a Supreme Court judgment which [Read]

OSHIOMHOLE: APC not jittery about R-APC joining PDP

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, in a swift reaction to the recent defection of some of its members said the party is not jittery about members of the R-APC joining the Peoples Democratic Party. He also said his wooing them to stay with the APC was not an act of cowardice. Oshiomhole spoke at the launch of a book by Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim (APC, Yobe-East). He said his gesture to the aggrieved members was all about restoring peace and getting justice for those who deserved it. “Throughout the weekend and up till today (Monday), many of the national dailies reported different stories with the [Read]

BREAKING: APC becomes minority as Kwankwaso, 15 other senators join PDP

 Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the All Progressives Congress has become the minority in the upper chamber as 15 senators elected on the platform of the party joined the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Senators Musa Rabiu Kwakwanso and Dino Melaye along with more than 13 others have announced their defection to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The senators officially joined the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as their defection was announced by the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki who presided over plenary after escaping the invasion of his residence by security agencies earlier on Tuesday morning. Others are Rafiu Ibrahim, Ubale [Read]

JUST IN: Tension as Police, DSS lay siege to Saraki, Ekweremadu’s homes READ FULL DETAILS HERE

Fresh reports reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME from a very reliable source have it that Operatives of the Department of State Services and men of the Nigeria Police have laid siege to the Abuja homes of President of the Senate , Bukola Saraki ; and Deputy Senate President,  Ike Ekweremadu.  The security operatives arrived at the homes in the early hours of Tuesday . Those at Saraki’s Maitama residence, however, left around 7 : 30 am when the Senate President was said to have left the premises. The operatives, however , are still at the Apo residence of Ekweremadu . Sources says this latest move might not [Read]

Daughter fakes own kidnap, collects ransom from father

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested Dorcas Adilewa for allegedly faking her kidnap to defraud her father, Taiwo Adilewa . The police also arrested Dorcas ’ friend , Ifeoluwa Ogunbanjo, for her alleged involvement in the fraud. Nineteen – year -old Dorcas was said to have conspired with Ogunbanjo to execute the scheme and allegedly demanded N 600 ,000 ransom. The police said Taiwo had received a call from someone who told him that his daughter had been kidnapped and allegedly demanded the N600 ,000 for her release . Taiwo reportedly informed the police about the kidnap of his daughter . The [Read]

SHOCKING: “if Defecting To APC Will Solve Ekiti Problems, I Will Join APC”, says Fayose

Outgoing Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose is quoted to have hinted on his latest resolve to dump the ruling People’s Democratic Party in the state for the All Progressives Congress, APC, if need be. According to our source, the embattled governor who’s a well known critic of the present Buhari – led APC government was quoted as follows: “If Defecting To APC Will Solve Ekiti Problems. I will Join APC And Nobody Can Stop Me” – Ayo Fayose “I am the only PDP Chieftain that has good and close relationship with APC leaders, Politics apart, I never insulted President Buhari. And I will never. You journalists are always misquoting [Read]