Date
August 31, 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]