September 11, 2018

LAGOS GUBER 2019: Tough times ahead for Ambode as 57 LG Chairmen back Sanwo-Olu, Tinubu keeps mum

  A day after Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State officially declared his bid for a second term, there is a threat to impeach the governor, TheCable has reported. The impeachment threat is not unconnected to an ongoing rift between Ambode and APC national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. NEWS FLAKES gathers that Ambode had on Monday obtained his expression of interest and nomination forms at the APC National Secretariat in Abuja. Quoting credible sources, our source, on Tuesday claimed 57 council chairmen, who are fiercely loyal to Tinubu, have met and pledged their support to his preferred candidate, Jide Sanwo-Olu. Ambode now faces the task of beating Sanwo-Olu and another [Read]

BREAKING: Oil Magnate, Femi Otedola reportedly Accepts PDP Lagos Governorship Ticket for 2019

By John Izabi, Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that popular Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola, Chairman / CEO of Forte Oil, has reportedly accepted to run for the governorship seat of the Lagos State under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The popular billionaire has soon reportedly accepted the offer drawing widespread reactions from across the state and the entire country at large. Confirming the development, Chief Dele Momodu, publisher of Ovation International Magazine recently shared the news on his Twitter account as can be seen in a screen shot as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: Meanwhile, many political analysts have started [Read]

Popular Yoruba Actor, Odunlade Adekola gets quit notice for Non-payment of two years rents

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers popular Yoruba Actor, Odunlade Adekola has been given quit notice to vacate his office apartment for allegedly refusing to pay his outstanding two years rent. In a Quit Notice letter dated 7th September, 2018 by his landlord, ESS-OH Consult signed by one Sulaiman Osho, a copy of which is obtained by NEWS FLAKES, Mr. Odunlade was accused of not paying the 2017 and 2018 office rent, amounting to the sum of One hundred and forty thousand (N140,000) naira. According to the landlord, the office suite located at Ansar -ud-deen House, Quarry road, Abeokuta was given to Odunlade six years ago for business purposes. The letter reads, [Read]