October 11, 2018

OBJ ENDORSEMENT OF ATIKU: Presidency says Buhari “Not Distracted…they’ll lose together”

The presidency has released a statement indicating that Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari is unmoved and unperturbed by the latest peace moves, reconciliation and endorsement of People’s Democratic Party, PDP candidate for 2019, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and erstwhile president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo today at Abeokuta, Ogun State. This was contained in a recent press release by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in which the presidency stated emphatically that the duo would “lose together”. Recall that NEWS FLAKES NG brought us a breaking report earlier in the day about the visit of Atiku Abubakar and other PDP chieftains including party’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus [Read]

2019: Atiku Launches #BUHARICHALLENGE, Dares Him To Answer 14 Specific Questions. No 13 & 14 WILL SHOCK YOU

  As 2019 fast approaches, the Intrigues have already begun as Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has launched the #BuhariChallenge, with 14 questions to President Muhammadu Buhari on the achievements of his administration. The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, released a statement in which it accused the Buhari administration and the All Progressives Congress (APC) of being “very idle of late, which explains their abandonment of the vital duties of running the government in order to focus on hurling insults and false accusations on the Presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar”. He urged the Buhari Campaign Organisation to take the #BuhariChallenge and answer the following questions. Meanwhile questions 13 and [Read]

BREAKING: Obasanjo Forgives Atiku, Says He Will Perform Better Than Buhari

  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that former vice president and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar will perform better than President Muhammadu Buhari. The former president also stated that Atiku has the business experience and capacity to rule and create jobs for youths in the country should he emerge president of Nigeria at the 2019 general elections. Obasanjo said this on Thursday at his penthouse residence inside the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital where he declared that he has forgiven his vice president between 1999 and 2003 of his ‘sins’. Obasanjo also said that Atiku has asked for forgiveness [Read]

BREAKING: Ekiti Speaker impeached

EKITI – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG from Ado Ekiti as at PRESS TIME indicates that the Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole, has just been impeached. He was impeached this morning in a move spearheaded by the three All Progressives Congress’ lawmakers in connivance with some aggrieved Peoples Democratic Party members of the House. More Details Shortly on [Read]

JUST IN: 2019 Presidential hopeful, Atiku Abubakar Arrives Abeokuta to Visit Obasanjo

  ABEOKUTA – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate for 2019 elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has arrived Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, for a meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The meeting will hold behind closed doors at the expansive residence of the ex-president within the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta. Abubakar, a former vice president under the Obasanjo administration, arrived the ex-president’s residence at about 1:05pm. The former VP was accompanied by his campaign organization’s Director-General and former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, PDP National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, and Senator Murray Ben-Bruce, [Read]

EXPOSED! How I helped Amosun to win governorship election with $1m – Dapo Abiodun

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Dapo Abiodun, the Ogun State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has spoken on his face-off with Governor Ibikunle Amosun. He made the revelations while addressing some party leaders and supporters in the state. The oil mogul, and a friend of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, who spoke in Yoruba, described Amosun as a betrayer, who has failed to appreciate all he did for him. Abiodun recalled that after he lost the 2015 Ogun East senatorial election to Senator Buruji Kashamu of the PDP, Amosun promised that he would nominate him for a ministerial slot to compensate him for his contributions to federal [Read]

Petrolex Kanu Cup: Premier League Masters thrash African Masters 9:4 in Charity Game

  To raise funds for children who require heart surgeries in Africa, Nwankwo Kanu and a host of other retired football legends took to the pitch at The Hive Stadium in London on 30th of September, 2018. They formed two teams, Premier League Masters and African Masters, comprising of stars who played alongside Kanu during his active football years. The game was organised by Kanu Heart Foundation and sponsored by Nigeria’s leading oil and gas firm, Petrolex. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Premier League Masters dominated the game from kick-off and netted three goals in the first half. At full time, the Premier League team, coached by Arsene Wenger beat [Read]

APC PRIMARIES: More Knocks for Oshiomhole as Amosun, others take Case to Aso Rock

…APC insists on no going back on primaries Pressure is mounting on the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, over the party’s handling of recent primaries across the country. The exercise has been dogged by a series of complaints that the leadership of the party was not fair. During a protest in Calabar yesterday, a faction of the party loyal to Minister of Niger Delta Affairs Usani Usani called for Oshiomhole’s resignation. The aggrieved members bore placards with the inscriptions: “Stop Imposition Oshiomhole! Stop Fighting Our Chosen One! Oshiomhole Must Go! No Usani, no APC in Cross River State!” Addressing the demonstrators, the commissioner representing Cross [Read]

65-year-old lecturer burnt to death in Ondo

  A senior lecturer at the Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa local government area of Ondo State, Prof. Adegboyega Obadofin has been reportedly burnt to death. The remains of the 65 years old Professor was found on Tuesday morning by his neighbours, at his Ayeka residence in Okitipupa area of the state. A source which spoke in anonymity said no one could ascertain the real cause of the fire disaster. “This is mysterious because there was no power supply to the house or his power generating set on when the incident occurred. “So, no one could state the cause of the fire incident and we at [Read]