Month
November 2018

As a Man United fan, I’m envious of Chelsea – Tinubu, as Mikel Visits APC Chieftain

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Monday revealed his knowledge of football when Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi paid him a visit at his Bourdillon, Ikoyi home in Lagos. Mikel, who plays in the Chinese Super League, had visited Tinubu to seek his support for Africa’s Next Football Superstar, a talent hunt programme initiated by the Mikel Obi Foundation. But the ex- Chelsea midfielder , who won two EPL titles, three FA Cups, one Football League Cup as well as the UEFA Champions League and Europa League in 11 years at Stamford Bridge, was perhaps astonished when Tinubu displayed [Read]

Be Cautious Of Granting Visa To Atiku Abubakar – FG Tells US

  The Federal Government tells the U.S to be cautious in granting a visa to the PDP Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in order not to create the impression of endorsing him for the 2019 election. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave the government position at an interactive session with media executives in Abuja on Thursday. Mohammed said that the government was aware of the move by the former Vice President to lobby the U.S. to lift the visa ban imposed on him. He said, while the U.S. has the prerogative of whom to issue visa, it should be mindful of the timing, in order not [Read]

2019: Kwara Gov, Abdulfatah Ahmed Withdraws from Senatorial Race at Last Minute – READ MORE

  ILORIN – Reports from Ilorin the Kwara state capital indicate that the Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has shockingly announced his withdrawal from the senatorial race in the 2019 general elections at the last minute.  NEWS FLAKES NG recalls that Governor Ahmed had won the ticket to contest Kwara South senatorial seat under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in a consensus arrangement during the October party’s primaries. Dr Rafiu Ibrahim, the beneficiary of the governor’s action, who is also the Senator representing Kwara South in the National Assembly, has praised the Senate President and national leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Bukola Saraki for granting the request [Read]

Proposed Abeokuta City Centre to Create 4,000 Jobs – Amosun

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that not less than 4,000 direct and indirect employment opportunities will be created, when construction works on the Abeokuta City Centre, in the Ogun State capital, is completed.  The Promoter of Shoprite, Mr. Tayo Amusan, made this known in an interview with news men, after he accompanied Governor Ibikunle Amosun and stakeholders, on an inspection of the project site, in Abeokuta. He said the vision is to create a city within a city, that will accommodate people from all over West Africa. The Lead Contractor handling the project, Mr. Ibukun Sonola, also answering questions, said the project, which has reached 60 percent completion stage, will [Read]

CRIME: How We Killed DELSU First Class Student For Ritual – Yahoo Boys Confess (SEE PHOTOS)

Some Yahoo-boys turned ritualists have confessed to killing an undergraduate student of DELSU they wanted to use for ritual. Some suspected ritualists and Yahoo Boys who brutally murdered a First Class 300 Level undergraduate of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka have narrated how they executed the dastardly act. The pathetic confessional statements of the 4-man gang believed to be Yahoo boys, were made on Wednesday (yesterday), at the Delta State Police Command, where the suspects were paraded. The suspects revealed how they killed the student identified as Elozino Joshualia Ogege with the help of a security guard, Onos who offered to assist the victim secure an accommodation. According to him, [Read]

BREAKING: Prince Dapo Abiodun Picks Running Mate Ahead of Guber polls in Ogun – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that as the gubernatorial campaign officially kicks off this weekend, the Dapo Abiodun Campaign Organization has announced Engr. (Mrs.) Noimot SALAKO-OYEDELE as the Deputy Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State. The choice of Mrs Salako-Oyedele was made by the leaders, elders and stakeholders of the party after dispassionate deliberations, detailed screening of various qualified individuals that were hitherto put forward for the position, and a voting process by all stakeholders present at the meeting venue. 52 year old Noimot Salako Oyedele is a multi-talented professional with over 30 years of proven records of [Read]

2019: APC Crisis Deepens As Amosun’s Anointed Guber Candidate, Akinlade, Lawmakers, Others Dump Party

  As the race for the 2019 general elections hots up especially in Ogun State, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade, the preferred candidate of Ibikunle Amosun, the outgoing governor of Ogun state, has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Allied People’s Movement (APM) alongside other Loyalists and state lawmakers. The defection of Akinlade, who represents Egbado south and Ipokia federal constituency of Ogun, was announced at the house of representatives on Thursday. Similarly, the Ogun Assembly Majority Leader, Adeyinka Mafe, Chief Whip, Idowu Olowofuja, Honourables Tunde Sanusi and Ganiyu Oyedeji also dumped the ruling party in the state for Allied People’s Movement (APM). In a related development, asides [Read]

JAMB Set to Commence UTME 2019 Registration by December (READ MORE)

  Fresh reports indicate that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board will anytime from December commence registration for 2019/2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination as earlier scheduled. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Head of Media of the Board, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, announced this on Thursday while addressing newsmen during the conduct of promotion exercise for the Nigerian Customs Service at the board’s Computer Based Test Centre in Abuja. According to Benjamin, no specific date has been fixed for the commencement of the registration yet. He, however, said that plans were underway to do so as soon as possible, as the board was initially waiting for the pronouncement of the presidency [Read]

PHOTOS: Siblings cut-off 10-year old boy’s head for ritual in Lagos

  The Police in Lagos State have arrested two siblings for beheading a 10-year old boy for ritual in Ibeju-Lekki area of the State. A statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, Chike Oti on Wednesday said a team of anti-kidnapping personnel from the police command on 27 November, 2018 at about 2030hrs, on routine patrol between Ajah/Epe expressway, apprehended two brothers namely Ayodeji Obadimeji, aged 18 years and Saheed Obadimeji, aged 19 years of Tunde Balogun Street, Shapati, Ibeju-Lekki in possession of fresh human head. “On interrogation, they confessed that one Sodiq Abefe contracted them to provide him with human head at the cost of N200, 000, hence [Read]

Shock as ‘Runs Girl’ University Student Runs Mad after allegedly being used for money rituals in Ijebu-Ode 

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Efemieyah Blessing, a 300Level Student of the Department of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko has lost her Memory after dropping off from a Lexus Car in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State. In a recent online post by an eye witness, Blessing is said to be a student Of Political Science Education 300L in Adekunle Ajasin University and was popularly referred to as a ‘Runz Girl’. However, details surrounding this ugly trending news remains sketchy as at PRESS TIME, but rumours have it that the victim may have been used for money rituals. More Details Shortly!! STAY TUNED!! See more photos below as obtained [Read]