Date
September 6, 2018

Wizkid Steps Out With Naomi Campbell For The GQ Men Of The Year Awards (SEE PHOTOS)

The GQ annual awards, which are now in their 21st year, celebrate men and women who have helped to shape the world’s cultural landscape over style, politics, entertainment and sport during the course of the year. Supermodel Campbell, who was named fashion icon of the year, was honoured by singer and actress Zendaya, while Legend was presented with the Hugo Boss most stylish man prize by his wife Chrissy Teigen. Ayodeji ‘Wizkid’ Balogun appeared to be relishing the company of international model, Naomi Campbell in the picture of the duo below. Naomi accessorised her entire look with a collection of rings, bracelets, necklaces, earrings and a black silk choker. The [Read]

GIST: See Lovely Photos Of BBNaija Star, Miracle Ikechukwu In London Without Nina

Miracle who cruised home with the N45 million prize money of the Big Brother Naija reality show has been touring countries without fellow popular housemate and  girlfriend, Nina.  Big Brother Naija 2018 winner took a quick visit to the popular Warner Bros Studio in London. NEWS FLAKES gathers that he shared some adorable moments in the studio with his thousands of fans. Things have changed for the young pilot in the last couple of months. He once recounted how he was denied U.S visa two times as well as a Canadian visa. Today, the ex-boyfriend of Nina has been found visa worthy as he has visited the United Arab Emirates [Read]

DAPCHI: Another British Man Takes To The Streets Of London To Stage Protest For The Release Of Leah Sharibu

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that two days after UK member of parliament, Tom Brake, held a protest in front of the Nigerian High Commission in the UK to bring attention to the #FreeLeah campaign, another British man took to the streets of London to stage a solo protest for the release of Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl who was kidnapped in February. Leah Sharibu was kidnapped from school alongside 118 other female students. Five of them died in captivity and the others were set free, but only Leah is still being held by the terrorists because she refused to renounce her Christian faith. The foreigner who was pictured staging a [Read]

OMPAN inaugurates Exco in Osun, admonish members to engage in balanced reporting

By John Izabi, The Association of Online Media Practitioners of Nigeria, OMPAN, earlier on Thursday September 6, 2018 launched the fifth chapter in the south west zone of Nigeria in Osun state. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that inaugurating the officers at the NUJ press centre in Osogbo to pilot affairs of the association for the next 12months, the deputy national President, SW Zone, Mr. Peter Jones Ailuorio stressed the need for practicing online journalists to embrace the philosophy of balanced reporting.   According to Mr. Ailuorio “the beauty about reporting is that if there are two parties involved in a story you are investigating and writing, ensure that you interview [Read]

SPORTS GIST: Kid Sensation, Jayden Adetiba joins Arsenal after five-week trial from SuperSport United Soccer School

– The South African based wonderkid joins the Emirates side after undergoing a five-week trial – Adetiba would be looking forward to developing under Arsenal boss Unai Emery NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Premier League side Arsenal have land Nigeria-born Jayden Adetiba, who previously reside in the UK, after a five-week trial. According to a UK Sun report, the nine-year-old youngster who spent most of his early life in South Africa, has been plying his trade with SuperSport United Soccer School. Reacting about his switch to the Emirates side, Adetiba who is a die-hard fan of the Gunners says he is excited at earning a “dream” switch. “I thank God [Read]

2019: Six Governors, 27 Lawmakers Set To Dump APC to join Us – PDP

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party said it was almost concluding discussions with more state governors and members of the National Assembly elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress to dump the party. In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, the PDP said the would-be defectors were only waiting for some loose ends to be tightened before announcing their defection. One of such discussions is on the control of party structures, Ologbondiyan said. But he said the discussion in the affected states and senatorial zones had reached advanced stages and would be completed in a couple [Read]

My Dad Sent 50 Police Officials To Arrest Me And My Crew At My First Show – Davido

Ace Nigerian Music act, David Adeleke (Davido) aka “OBO” revealed in a recent interview that his father was extremely angry with him leaving school to do music and during his first show, his father sent police to arrest his girlfriend, his manager and his promoter. He had to scale a fence to avoid being arrested too. They were eventually released when he went to the police station as his father had instructed him to do. Davido was at the Power 105.1 studio in New York for a special Breakfast Club interview with DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha God, Yesterday. In a related development, Davido’s Locked Up Tour has begun in [Read]

GIST: Actress, Toyin Abraham Celebrates 34th Birthday in grand style with Beautiful Photos SEE PHOTOS HERE

Ace Nollywood Actress, Toyin Abraham, born Olutoyin Aimakhu is a Nigerian also a filmmaker, director and producer as she celebrates her 34th birthday in grand style with lovely photos of herself.  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that she was born on September 5, 1984 in Auchi, a town in Edo State in southern Nigeria, but spent her early life in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State in southwestern Nigeria. She obtained a Higher National Diploma certificate in marketing from Ibadan polytechnic and was in the same class with Dibie, C.B.N aka x7, Toyin Abraham recently starred in a movie called Black Val. She began acting in 2003, when Bukky Wright, a [Read]

OGUN 2019: Amosun finally settles for Akinlade ‘TRIPLE A’ as anointed candidate

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that outgoing governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun’s political camp has endorsed and anointed, member of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulkabir Adekunle Akinlade, aka “Triple A”,  as the consensus governorship candidate of All Progressives Party (APC), for the 2019 election in the state. It was further gathered that elders of the Ogun West Senatorial District of Ogun state, at the early hours of Thursday after a stakeholders meeting in Abeokuta on Wednesday converged a closed door meeting at the behest of the Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and adopted Hon. Abdulkabir Adekunle Akinlade as the party’s flagbearer [Read]