September 26, 2018

FIBA WORLD CUP: D’Tigress defeat Greece, Set to face USA in Quarter finals

  The Nigeria Women’s basketball team, D’Tigress, have qualified for the quarter-final stage of the ongoing FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup in Spain. They sealed their place with a narrow 57-56 win over Greece on Wednesday, at the Santa Cruz court in Tenerife. It was their third consecutive victory, following back-to-back wins against Turkey and Argentina. The first quarter ended 15 points apiece. The D’Tigress, however, opened a five-point lead in the second quarter, winning 16-11. They further increased their lead with a 17-11 win in the third quarter. However, it did not look too good for the D’Tigress in the final quarter, as they eventually lost 9-19. The Nigeria [Read]

LA LIGA: Messi in Shock as Bottom-placed side, Leganes Stun Barca 2-1

Five – time ballon D’or winner, Lionel Messi and team, Barcelona were shocked by Bottom-placed side Leganes on Wednesday night as the Liga champions were hit by a second-half sucker-punch to lose 2-1. Barca went into the match off the back of a 2-2 Camp Nou draw against Girona at the weekend, and looked to be back in form as Philippe Coutinho handed them a 1-0 first-half lead. However, Leganes scored two goals in as many minutes shortly after the break, with Nabil El Zhar levelling in the 52nd minute before Oscar Rodriguez Arnaiz hit the decisive goal for the hosts a minute later.   Unbelievable. Barcelona took the lead [Read]

OSUN RE-RUN: SDP distances self from Omisore’s Alliance with APC

By John Izabi,  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Social Democratic Party, SDP has made a quick reaction to the purported alliance reached by its Osun State Gubernatorial Candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore with the All Progressives Congress APC, over tomorrow’s re-run elections in the state. In a statement signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Alfa Mohammed, the party strongly disassociated itself from the alleged “inter party Negotiations and Conclusions” reached by its candidate in the state. See official release below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: PRESS RELEASE. OSUN RE-RUN ELECTION: SDP DISTANCES SELF FROM INTER PARTY NEGOTIATIONS AND CONCLUSIONS REACHED [Read]

GIST: Former Eagles Skipper, Joseph Yobo relishes future in partisan politics

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo has revealed that he is ready to go into politics drawing inspiration from Liberia President, George Weah. ‘When you look at George Weah and what he has done, it is a massive achievement. He tried and failed, went to school came back and ran for office as Senator and now he’s the President of Liberia. ‘I’m open to running for office, but I have only just decided to not contest in 2019. I want to see how things go, but I am certainly not ruling out anything,’ “Liberian President George Weah is a role model in this regards as [Read]

BREAKING: Omisore to work with APC for Osun re-run, as Senator Adeleke alleges threat to life

By John Izabi,  With barely few hours to the Osun re-run elections and despite so much pressure from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and the All Progressives Congress APC, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate in last Saturday’s Osun Gubernatorial election, Senator Iyiola Omisore has finally decided to pitch his tent with the APC ahead of tomorrow’s re-run elections. The Senator made this known Wednesday evening in a recent Press Release communicated through his media aide, Jide Fakorede, as he firmly states that he will never renege on his promise of good governance, accountability and human dignity in Osun State. The statement reads in full: “Osun State has always been [Read]

MUSIC: Shofela – Sweet Boys (Falz Cover)

The year 2018 has been a great year for Shofela, he has been consistently dropping hit jams back to back and giving and have been attending and giving his fans all genre of song they requested for from him. He jumped on the trending SBA anthem by the Sweet Boys President and gave a good delivery, this is gonna blow your mind and make you want to be a fan. You can follow him on all social media Platforms @iamshofela Download Track below and share your Thoughts about the song in the comment section below DOWNLOAD HERE [Read]

Music: Damzzy – Memi-Singo Download Here>>>>>>

During the journey of life, everyone goes through times of failure, pain and suffering. However only those who have the guts to get up and continue with their journey, emerge victorious… “Damzzy Nobehere” the ebira boy is here again with another mind blowing song titled MEMI SINGO after the release of FSTD,he decide to drop this for his famx out there .. DOWNLOAD AND ENJOY BELOW STREAM  AND ENJOY BELOW   [Read]

OSUN RERUN: Buhari sends Fayemi to woo Omisore for rerun poll

  The Governor -elect of Ekiti State , Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday , visited the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party , Senator Iyiola Omisore , in Ile Ife to woo him ahead of the rerun holding in seven polling units in four local government areas of Osun State on Thursday . Our source’s correspondent gathered that Fayemi, who accompanied President Muhammadu Buhari , on his trip to the United Nations General Assembly, was instructed to return to Nigeria to meet with Omisore in order to seek his support for the candidate of the All Progressives Congress , Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola , in the rerun poll . NEWS [Read]

SHOCKING: Woman Gives Birth After Carrying Pregnancy For 4 Years (See Photos)

  A Facebook user, Nancy Njoku shared on her page the story of a woman who was delivered of a baby girl that she carried her pregnancy for 4 years and 8 months. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the woman also shared that she was abandoned by her husband who claimed that he could no longer stay with a woman carrying water in her stomach for years without delivery. Nancy Njoku wrote: “Who said there is No God? Who said there is no God of eleventh Hour? Who said our God is not the impossibility possible maker? Jehova over do, I Am that I Am, Ekwueme 1, onwara Uzo n’ikpa, [Read]

#OsunDecides2018: We have discovered 4,387 votes removed by INEC from our ballots – PDP

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that as varied reactions trailed the declaration of last Saturday’s governorship poll in Osun inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, on Monday night said shocking discovery had indicated no fewer than 4,387 votes were allegedly removed by the electoral body from the total ballots polled by the opposition party. Addressing a press conference in Ede, the South West zonal secretary of the PDP, Reverend Bunmi Jenyo said thorough investigation has revealed that the PDP was allegedly shortchanged by INEC through the summation of votes in Olorunda and Osogbo local government councils by allotting more votes [Read]

BREAKING: NLC, TUC embark on Indefinite Nationwide Strike on Wednesday over minimum wage

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has declared the commencement of an indefinite warning strike to press the Buhari administration to adopt a new minimum wage for workers. The strike will start Wednesday morning. Its sister labour group, the Trade Union Congress, had earlier on Tuesday announced it would begin strike from the early hours of Thursday, following the federal government’s failure to honour its ultimatum on the new minimum wage. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that both unions had earlier said the organised labour’s demand to reconvene a tripartite committee on the national minimum wage for [Read]

OSUN2018: “I’m grateful to Osun Voters” – Ademola Adeleke

  The undeclared winner of Osun governorship election and People’s Democratic Party PDP Candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has expressed profound appreciation and gratitude to Osun electorate for their kind support in yesterday election. In a statement he signed Tuesday evening, Senator Adeleke said the widespread support he garnered across the state humbled him,declaring that he was honoured to have won considerable votes across all local governments of the state. “I sent my appreciation through this medium to Osun voters who find me worthy of their votes.Your votes humbled me and further streghten my resolve to truly serve our people. “Despite all the blackmails and persecution ,you stand by me,you voted [Read]