August 2018

BREAKING: ‘PDP Sent Me To Jail, APC Released Me’ – Ibori Defects At last!

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that about 7,000 members of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) in Delta State, including two aides of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, have dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. The decampees, mainly from Oleh community and its environs in Isoko South local government area of the state, defected alongside Mr Lucky Arumare, Special Assistant to the Governor on Youths and Community Development, Mrs. Uyoyou Edhekpo, Special Assistant to the Governor on Women Mobilization. They based their decision to dump the party on alleged high handedness, and continued imposition of candidates by the leadership of the party, alleging that the PDP as a [Read]

Gov. Ambode in closed-door meeting with aides, reportedly set to dump APC

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has entered into an emergency closed-door meeting with his commissioners and aides over his political future in the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the commencement of party primaries. We gathered that the governor has been in talks with key stakeholders of his cabinet following reports of a decision by the “godfather” of Lagos politics and National Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to withdraw support from his second term bid. It was also learnt that the Governor is weighing the option of a last-minute defection to the Peoples Democratic [Read]

2019: Nigerian prostitutes back Saraki, reveal why Buhari must go

The National Association of Nigerian Prostitutes, NANP, has declared support for the candidature of Bukola Saraki ahead of the 2019 presidential election. NEWS FLAKES gathers that the association, therefore, called on all Nigerians to back the President of Nigerian Senate to ensure his emergence in 2019. This development came barely 24 hours after Saraki declared his intention to run for the office of the president in 2019. Speaking with our source’s correspondent on Friday, National President of the group, Tamar Tion, described the current situation under the leadership of the All Progressives Congress as ‘hell on earth.’ Tion told our reporter that since the new government came on board in [Read]

ENTERTAINMENT GIST: Why I registered for NYSC – Davido

Popular singer, Davido has revealed why he registered for the one-year mandatory National Youth Service Corps, NYSC. Recall that social media was recently abuzz with reactions after the ‘OBO’ crooner shared photos of himself in NYSC uniform after his registration at the Lagos NYSC camp on Tuesday. NEWS FLAKES gathers that the popular artiste again on Thursday caused a stir at the Iyana-Ipaja orientation camp as he drove his white Mercedes Benz GLE 450 marked POLICE PF 413SPY into the camp. The ‘OBO’ crooner, upon signing his oath of allegiance form, told newsmen at the NYSC camp that he registered for the scheme due to his strong passion for NYSC. [Read]

NOMINATION: Atiku weeps as he begs supporters to follow him to PDP Secretariat

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has appealed to his supporters to follow him to the national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party when he will be going there to submit his presidential nomination and expression of interest forms. NEWS FLAKES gathers that Atiku said by doing so, he and his supporters would be sending a strong signal to the party about his popularity. He added that a large number of his supporters who will accompany him to the party secretariat would also leave the party with to option than to give him the Presidential ticket to contest the 2019 election. The former Vice President spoke in Abuja on Friday when [Read]

BREAKING: UEFA releases Europa League Draw for 2018/2019 Season SEE FULL DRAW HERE

Ridwan Rabiu,  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG Sports Desk at at PRESS TIME has it that the UEFA Europa League (UEL) draws for the 2018/2019 season has been completed few moments ago earlier  on Friday. The much anticipated draw sees Europe top flight sides such as Arsenal and Chelsea FC  of England, AC Milan and Lazio of Italy, Bayern Leverkusen of Germany, Zenith St Petersburg and others who couldn’t make it to the money spinning Champions League football,  face-off against one another for a chance to clinch the second tier of European Club top prize. Meanwhile, a quick glance at the draw reveals mouth watering Group stage fixtures as [Read]

UCL 2018 AWARDS: It’s all Real Madrid Affair, as Modric, Ronaldo, Ramos, Navas win big SEE FULL LIST OF AWARDS AND 18/19 DRAWS

John Izabi,  Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric has been named UEFA Men’s Player of the Season, beating out Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah to win the much coveted European football top prize for the 2017/2018 season.  The Croatian player was also named Midfielder of the Season for the second successive year at a ceremony which took place in Monaco this afternoon, with most Real Madrid UCL 2017/2018 players claiming most awards of the night.  Former Club’s talisman, Cristiano Ronaldo who now plays for Juventus won the Champions League’s best forward award with Real Madrid after becoming the top scorer in the competition for a sixth-year running. Fierce defender and Madrid’s [Read]

MUSIC: Youngie – Awa Way (Prod. By Rexxie)

Youngie releases his debut single titled, “Awa Way” produced by Rexxie, mixed & mastered by Spitmyx. Abodunrin Oluwaseyi, known as Youngie is not just an artist, he has experience in diverse fields like construction, maritime, etc. Youngie just finished studying statistics at Unilorin, he has been into music since 2008 starting in a group of 3 called NO CASE CREW. On leaving the group, he went on to discover himself in a new way and now releasing this debut single. This jam is a reggae-infused with afrobeat, even the lyrics and vibe is nothing but motivating and positive. Awa Way will give you clue on how Nigerian Youths have emerged to [Read]

MUSIC / VIDEO: Saint Haywhy Ojulopesi Ft Dhamxyz (Video) + Real Gee Ft Joel Iyke (Audio)

  Saint Haywhy A.K.A Mr. Teacher Is Here With The Visuals To his recently Dropped single [Oju Lope Si] Featuring Dhamxyz A.K.A Father Figure, And at the same time giving us another banger to celebrate his birthday, he featured Joel Iyke On it and he tittles it Real Gee, As you have known already that he will keep on giving you hits back to back and keep on dropping the visuals to it as you all request, We at ThEteam Media Wishes Saint Haywhy a happy Birthday, we say more life on planet earth and More bars to him. Download Real Gee Ft Joel Iyke Below DOWNLOAD HERE Watch The Visuals To [Read]

BOMBSHELL: Nigeria Houses Poorest People In The World, Says Theresa May

Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, has branded Nigeria home to the “poorest people in the world”. The statement came a day ahead of her scheduled visit to the country. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Prime Minister made the assertion while delivering a speech in South Africa, Cape Town, on Tuesday. May, scheduled to visit Nigeria on Wednesday, added that Africa has the highest number of poor people in the world, with Nigeria being the poorest. She said: “Much of Nigeria is thriving, with many individuals enjoying the fruits of a resurgent economy, yet 87 million Nigerians live on less than $1 and 90 cents a day, [Read]

MUSIC: Kennyblaze Ft Dammy Dee – Gbese

Nigerian Music Act, Kenny Afolabi Popularly known as Kenny Blaze (Mr Kofoshi) has been a blessing in the Nigeria Music Industry, having released hit tracks to his name. So far so good, KennyBlaze is fondly known for his hustling norch by his fans and hommies. And there he goes again, he’s showing no sign of relenting and sluggishness by featuring the sensational rap addict “Dammy DEE” on this scinitillating track titled “GBESE”. The soronous rapper, Kenny Blaze unwraps another Brand New Single titled “GBESE” to quench the taste of his fan. This track is indeed what y’all need to have on your stereos, laptop, phones and iPods.  Download it Below [Read]

BREAKING: House Speaker Yakubu Dogara, Deputy absent at APC NEC Meeting

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara; and his deputy, Suleiman Yusuf Lasun are conspicuously absent from the on-going National Executive Committee meeting of the All Progressives Congress as at the time of filing this report. The two are currently the highest ranking members of the party in the legislature, following the decision of the Senate President Bukola Saraki to dump the party to join the opposition. Saraki’s deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, is also a member of the PDP. Although the APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, related their apologies to the meeting, party watchers note that Dogara [Read]

BREAKING: Saraki declares for 2019 presidency, says Nigeria needs ‘New generation of leaders’

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Nigeria’s Senate President, Alhaji Abubakar Bukola Saraki has finally declared his intentions to Contest for the nation’s number one seat as the president, come 2019 against incumbent, Muhammadu Buhari on the platform of People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Declaring his intention, Saraki said: “I have decided to answer the call to run for the office of the President.” The Senate President made his declaration at the #NotTooYoungToRun Public Dialogue on Youth Candidacy in 2019, held earlier today where he was a keynote speaker. At the event, which held at the Sheraton Hotel, Abuja on Thursday afternoon, Saraki met [Read]

BREAKING: CBN Slams four banks with N5.8bn fine, MTN ordered to refund $8bn

NEWS FLAKES gathers that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has ordered four commercial banks to pay a total sum of N5.87 billion for issuing irregular certificates of capital importation on behalf of MTN. The apex bank has also written to MTN, asking it to refund $8 billion. The affected banks are Citibank, Diamond Bank, Stanbic IBTC Bank and Standard Chartered Bank. More Details Shortly!! [Read]

CRIME: Police Arrest Pastor For Killing, Beheading His Lover For Rituals

The police in Ogun have arrested a pastor and one other over alleged killing of a woman simply identified as Iya Aanu. NEWS FLAKES gathers that parading the suspects at the Ijoko scene of the incident on Wednesday, Ogun Police Commissioner, Ahmed Iliyasu, said that the offences committed bordered on conspiracy, murder and ritualism. Iliyasu explained that on August 10, a complaint was lodged at Agbado Police Divisional headquarters by district head of Igbore Robiyan in Ifo Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner said the district head reported that a headless decomposing body of a woman was found in an uncompleted building within the community. He said that [Read]