Date
September 7, 2018

Abuja residents Panic as Earth Tremor hit Major Communities

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Emergency Management Agency of Nigeria’s Federal capital of Abuja has confirmed reports of earth tremor reported by residents. In tweets on Friday, residents reported experiencing the ‘shaking’ effects of tremor in their homes at dawn today. The agency said it could have come from the movement of the earth or it could be by the blasting of rocks or mining in the area. A statement by the FCT authorities confirming earth tremor in the Nigerian capital. NEWS FLAKES further gathered that some residents of Maitama and Utako said they felt the tremor. But there was no [Read]

BREAKING: Tinubu’s Alpha Beta Accused of alleged N100bn ‘Money Laundering, Tax Evasion, Fraud’

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Alpha Beta, a consultancy owned by Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State and National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is at the centre of a N100billion fraud, tax evasion and money laundering petition written by Mr. Dapo Apara, its Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. According to Apara’s petition to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Alpha Beta “has become an avenue for official corruption of government officials, a conduit pipe for massive money laundering scheme, tax evasion, among other vices”. Our source, Saharareporters gathered that In the petition, sent on his behalf by Adetunji [Read]

Ezekwesili berates FG, accuses Buhari – led govt for ‘deliberately corrupting Osun Voters’  with N10, 000 Business Loan 

NEWS FLAKES gathers that Oby Ezekwesili, former Minister of Education and co-convener of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) movement, has accused the Federal Government of “deliberately corrupting the elections in Osun” by launching the Trader Moni venture in the state three weeks before its scheduled governorship elections. In a widely publicised event, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on September 3, 2018, had launched the programme, which targeted 30,000 traders in Osun.   According to information from the programme’s Twitter handle, Trader Moni is a “Federal Government empowerment scheme to help alleviate poverty in Nigeria by empowering traders and artisans”. The Federal Government budgeted N300,000,000 to “empower” traders in Osun, and the [Read]

BREAKING: Obadara Drops Senatorial Ambition for Amosun

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Ogun Central Senatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Senator Olugbenga Obadara has dropped his senatorial ambition. Senator Obadara who represented Ogun Central Senatorial District between 2011-2015 suspended his campaign for the Ogun Central Senatorial Seat following the declaration of the aspiration of the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun for the same seat. Obadara who was the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Privatization and Commercialization disclosed this to newsmen on Friday. Our source recalled that, the aspirant had penultimate week told party faithful that, he would jettison his senatorial if governor [Read]

PHOTOS: Man with heavy piercings enters Guinness Book of world records, says “God has alot of things to see on the last day”

A German man, Rolf Buchholz, who is covered with tattoos, studs and has done 561 body modifications, has made it into the Guinness World Records. NEWS FLAKES gathers that Part of his body modifications include 481 piercings, two implants under his skin that stick out like horns, and five magnetic implants in the fingertips of his right hand. Rolf Buchholz has about 278 piercings in his genitals alone. But the world record holder has confirmed that despite the metal work, he still has a normal sex life. The German’s body also has horn implants in his head as seen in the photos shared. Read through for more fresh global updates [Read]

SHOCKING: Bullets Fail to Penetrate Pastor in Anambra After Several Shots (SEE PHOTOS)

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a pastor was allegedly attacked and shot at by assassins today but, miraculously, none of the bullets penetrated his body. According to reports shared by his church members online, Pastor David Elijah, the founder of Grace and power prophetic ministry international, was attacked in Awka, Anambra state, as he was going to his Church. Bullets holes can be seen all over Pastor Elijah’s car. Some of his car screens were completely shattered by the bullet. But the pastor had no scratch. Though the bullets tore his clothes, none penetrated his skin. See more photos shared online by his members and well wishers as obtained by [Read]