December 19, 2018

GIST: Young Man Dies During Sex Competition After Seventh Round In Lagos [READ MORE]

  Facts have emerged on how a middle aged man, simply known as Davy, died in a popular hotel in Lagos during a sex competition with a lady. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at the popular hotel located in Ikotun area of Lagos where the deceased took the lady identified as Loveth for the competitive romp. It was gathered that the late Davy had argued with Loveth on who among the duo can last longer during a sex romp. Both claimed that they were stronger and refused to admit defeat. During the argument, Davy staked N50,000 between him and Loveth on the condition that if Loveth will defeat him [Read]

Number of unemployed Nigerians rises by 3.3m in 9 months – NBS [READ MORE]

  The total number of unemployed Nigerians has jumped from 17.6 million to 20.9 million in just nine months, according to new data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that according to the data published on Wednesday, December 19, 2018, the total number of people who did nothing at all or worked under 20 hours a week increased by 3.3 million between Q4 2017 and Q3 2018. Details later!! [Read]

Pipeline Explosion Rocks Awori, Abule Egba, Several Properties Destroyed [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that properties worth millions of naira were burnt beyond recognition by pipeline fire explosion in Awori, Abule Egba area of Lagos State in early hours of Wednesday December 19, 2018.  The inferno which was said to have began around 3am in the morning while the residents were asleep was allegedly caused by activities of vandals stealing fuel from an abandoned pipeline located under a container at Tipper Garage. The fire brigadiers said the fire started as a result of spillage from what appears to be a bunkering activities which came in contact with an ignitable source which resulted in inferno that claims scores of properties. A [Read]

UPDATE: ‘The World Is Watching,’ Angry Buhari Tells Lawmakers Booing Him [READ MORE]

  President Muhammadu Buhari, in a move to calm aggrieved lawmakers who were booing him during the presentation of 2019 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly on Wednesday said ”the world is watching.” The lawmakers during the budget presentation repeatedly interrupted President Buhari’s speech with chants and boos. As the President mentioned achievements of his administration, the aggrieved lawmakers responded with chants of Liess! Nooo! Barawo! Grasscuter! In response to continued boos, President Buhari said, “May I remind members of the National Assembly that the world is watching us. We are supposed to be above this.” [READ ALSO]: JUST IN: Lawmakers Disagree, boo Buhari over List of Achievements During [Read]

JUST IN: Lawmakers Disagree, boo Buhari Over List of Achievements During Budget Presentation [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammadu Buhari was interrupted intermittently by protesting lawmakers with ‘boos’ and ‘screams’ while addressing the joint session as he listed the achievements of his administration.  As he mentioned each achievement, they chorused, ‘No !’ The development forced the All Progressives Congress lawmakers to clash as the opposition lawmakers booed the President . [READ ALSO]: UPDATE: ‘The World is Watching’, Angry Buhari Tells Lawmakers Booing Him [READ MORE]  When he said, “We have weathered the storms and made progress on every front ,” They screamed, “Nooooo ! Boooo !” When he said, “The economy has recovered well,” [Read]

OGUN PDP: Kashamu, Adebutu disagree as Appeal Court sets aside High Court’s Order [READ MORE]

  The Court of Appeal in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Tuesday declined to pronounce either Senator Buruji Kashamu or a member of the House of Representatives, Oladipo Adebutu, as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State. But the court set aside the order granted by a Federal High Court in Abeokuta, directing the Independent National Electoral Commission to accept and process the list of Ogun State PDP candidates submitted to it by the Chief Adebayo Dayo-led faction of the party for the 2019 general elections. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the Court of Appeal panel resolved the four issues raised for determination in the appeal [Read]

Manchester United Sack José Mourinho, reveal Successor [READ MORE]

  Manchester United have announced the sack of manager, Jose Mourinho. The Portuguese was dismissed on Tuesday after a series of poor results. Manchester United announced this on Twitter, saying, “Manchester United has announced that Jose Mourinho has left the Club. “We would like to thank him for his work during his time at Manchester United and wish him success in the future.” Meanwhile, NEWS FLAKES NG gathers former Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane will take over from manager, Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. This claim was made by respected French journalist, Julien Laurens, who works for talkSPORT. Recall that Mourinho was on Tuesday morning sacked by the Red Devils following [Read]

Ex-chief of Defence Staff Alex Badeh shot dead in Abuja [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that former Chief of Defence Staff Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh has been killed by unknown gunmen in Abuja. He was going to Abuja this evening when he was attacked by gunmen and killed. Nigerian Airforce spokesman Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola confirmed the death in a tweet this evening. ”It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, who died today, 18 Dec 18, from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road. ”On behalf officers, airmen and airwomen of the Nigerian [Read]