Date
August 26, 2018

SHOCKING: Nigerian lady rains curses on her husband after he allegedly deceived her into marriage, beat her up

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a Nigerian lady, Njoku Felicia, recently took to her Facebook page to slam her husband after he allegedly beat her up and deceived her into marriage. Njoku revealed that she met her husband named Elvis after she came to buy a car at his shop. But after they got married he changed. She revealed she was the one who paid for everything at their wedding. She also was responsible for his upkeep as she bought him a phone, clothes and other things. But he couldn’t even live up to his responsibilities. She further explained that her mother had a big part to play in her [Read]

PHOTOS: President Buhari declares Open 58th Annual General Conference of the NBA in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari declares Open the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association in Abuja on Sunday 26th August, 2018. IN THE PHOTOS: L-R: President Buhari with NBA President Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud, Chief Justice of Nigeria Justice Walter Onnoghen, Kano State Governor Umar Abdullahi Ganduje and Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar as he declares Open the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association in Abuja on 26th Aug 2018. SEE MORE PHOTOS BELOW as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: 📷 Photos courtesy of Bayo Omoboriowo . READ MORE LATEST BREAKING NEWS AND MANY MORE HOT GISTS ON: www.newsflakes.com.ng [Read]

Lagos re-opens Third Mainland Bridge after integrity test

The Lagos State Government has, on Sunday, re-openedthe Third Mainland Bridge which was temporarily closed for Investigative Maintenance Test. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr Taiwo Salaam said the decision to reopen the bridge earlier than announced followed the completion of the test by engineers. The government also thanked motorists and residents for their cooperation and patience while the closure lasted. Our source recalls that Lagos, in partnership with the Federal Government, temporarily shut the bridge midnight 23 August. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, and officials of relevant government agencies in the state were on the ground on Thursday to [Read]

Oyo stands still as Ajimobi, Ladoja, Alao – Akala, Ayefele, others attend Olubadan 90th Birthday Anniversary SEE MORE PHOTOS HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that it was a gathering of creme de la Creme in Oyo State on Sunday August 26 as eminent personalities in Oyo State attended the 90th Birthday Anniversary of His Imperial Majesty, Oba Soliu Adetunji, The Olubadan of Ibadan land. Some of the important personalities that graced the epoch making event included the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Former Governors of the state, Alhaji Adewolu Ladoja and Otunba Adebayo Alao – Akala amongst others including owner of Fresh FM, Yinka Ayefele. The birthday event celebrations took place  at The University of Ibadan, ICC in Ibadan, Oyo State. SEE MORE PHOTOS FROM THE EVENT BELOW: [Read]

BREAKING: Scores injured as fatal accident occurs in Abeokuta

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a fatal accident has just occurred at Ita – Oshin roundabout along Abeokuta – Sango ota Expressway involving a Motorcycle (Okada) and a commercial bus. The incident has however caused heavy traffic gridlock inbound and outbound of the city of Abeokuta. Consequently, residents of the area have called upon necessary bodies and traffic regulation authorities to arrest the situation alongside ensuring regular traffic flow along the axis. . SEE MORE CENSORED IMAGES BELOW: More Details Shortly! [Read]

FORMULA ONE: Sebastian Vettel wins The Belgian GP ahead of Hamilton

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Sebastian Vettel has won the Belgian Grand Prix ahead of second placed Lewis Hamilton and third placed Max Verstappen respectively. Sebastian Vettel,  an obvious excited winner seems very happy  spraying champagne across the podium while Lewis Hamilton on the other hand looks pretty glum but he still has a 17-point lead at the top of the drivers’ championship, with Monza next up, and the chicanes of Singapore still to come. Hamilton speaks. “We did everything we could, but he [Vettel] sailed past me like I wasn’t even there on the straight. We have to keep pushing and [Read]

FOREIGN: US senator John McCain dies aged 81 after battle with brain cancer

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that United States respected senator,  John McCain is dead. He  died aged 81 after battle with brain cancer. Senator John McCain, a celebrated war hero known for reaching across the aisle in an increasingly divided America, died Saturday after losing a battle to brain cancer, his office said. He was 81. “Senator John Sidney McCain III died at 4:28pm on August 25, 2018. With the senator when he passed were his wife Cindy and their family,” his office said in a statement. “At his death, he had served the United States of America faithfully for 60 years.” In July 2017, McCain was diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive form [Read]

BREAKING NEWS: Senator Smart Adeyemi loses Wife

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Mrs. Yemisi Smart Adeyemi, wife of the immediate past lawmaker who represented Kogi west senatorial district at the Senate between 2007 -2017, is dead. The Co-ordinator of Smart Adeyemi vanguard lokoja chapter, Barr. Labaran confirmed this in a short statement on Saturday. Barr. Labaran wrote: “With deepest and heart felt sorrow I condole our Distinguished senator Smart for the sudden lost of his beloved wife today, we pray that Almighty give you the strength to bear this sudden great loss!” [Read]