Date
October 29, 2018

TRAGEDY: Leceister City Owner and Thai Billionaire, Vichi Srivaddhanaprabha Dies in Helicopter Crash – READ MORE

  The owner of Leicester City Mr. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, a Thai billionaire is dead. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that he died while leaving after watching Leceister City draw WestHam United late Saturday evening at King Power stadium.   His private helicopter crashed along with four other occupants died on the spot.   May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace. Amen [Read]

Madrid Dismiss Head Coach, Julen Lopetegui After Barca Humiliation, As Captain Ramos Warns Incoming Conte – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Julen Lopetegui has been dismissed as manager of Real Madrid only 138 days into the job that cost him his chance to lead Spain into the World Cup. Lopetegui was sacked by the Spanish Football Federation in June after the RFEF president Luis Rubiales claimed to have found out just five minutes before the appointment was made public and two days before the tournament began; now he has been sacked by Madrid in the wake of their 5-1 hammering at the hands of Barcelona on Sunday afternoon. That defeat was Madrid’s third in a row in [Read]

Buhari finally breaks Silence on WAEC Certificate Saga – READ MORE

  President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) announcement that it is going to court to challenge his West African School Certificate (WASC). Garba Shehu, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity said it was a waste of time because the record was available, as well as those of higher qualifications obtained by hard work and truly merited by Mr President. A statement he signed Monday night read: “This certificate story is an old one. As Femi Adesina stated clearly, it is a settled issue in the courts. To approach the court to pursue a matter long settled by the temple of justice is an [Read]

2019: Again, PDP woo Gov Ambode, other aggrieved APC Members in Lagos, says ‘let’s free Lagos’ – READ MORE

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos has reached out to members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to join what they describe as the struggle to free the state from one-man leadership. The party said the APC members should join the “free Lagos train” to be recorded as true progressives that returned the governance of the state to the people. The PDP’s entreaty was premised on the inability of some members of the APC to get the party’s ticket to contest in the 2019 elections. Spokesman of the PDP, Mr. Taofiq Gani, in a statement said aggrieved members should be bold enough to dump the APC, adding [Read]

10 People Feared Dead As Shiites Put Abuja Under Lockdown – READ MORE

  ABUJA – the Federal Capital Territory is experiencing another lockdown as members of the Islamic Movement barricade the Abuja-Keffi express road. The sect reportedly engaged the soldiers leading to the death of no fewer than ten people. The axis is currently witnessing heavy traffic gridlock. Report says the procession started around 3 p.m putting commuters and motorists at a disadvantaged position. Meanwhile security operatives have been deployed to the scene in large numbers. Casefile [Read]

2019: I’ll dump APC, Buhari if denied my Preferred Governorship Ticket, Okorocha threatens – READ MORE

  The Chairman Of All Progressives Governors’ Forum and Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has threatened to dump the ruling party, the APC if his preferred Governorship candidate and son-in-law, Uche Nwosu is denied ticket. Governor Okorocha made this disclosure during the swearing-in of new Commissioners in the state at Nicks Banquet Hall, Government House, Owerri. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the two – time Governor also vowed to dump President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election should any attempt was made to drop his son-in-law in the 2019 governorship election. READ ALSO: Party Crisis: Amosun, Okorocha, Yari, bad losers, says APC – READ MORE According to him, President Buhari cannot win any [Read]

Archbishop begs govt to deduct tithes straight from workers’ salaries – READ MORE

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Archbishop of Kampala , Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, has suggested that the government of Uganda deduct tithe from workers’ salaries. Speaking during a mass, the Catholic Archbishop said many Christians don’t tithe and this affects church projects, reports Citizen Kenya. “Whenever we ask for tithe , everyone gives only what they have at that time . But the Bible says a tenth of whatever you earn belongs to the church ,” said Archbishop Lwanga . Give me your support as I front this proposal because it is good for us . Aren ’t you tired of putting money in the baskets all the time [Read]