Date
December 28, 2018

Dino Melaye wanted for homicide – Police [READ MORE]

  The Police have said that embattled lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye,  was needed to answer to a case of attempted homicide. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the force alleged that Melaye and his armed thugs shot and injured one Sgt Danjuma Saliu, attached to 37 Police Mobile Force who was on duty at a stop and search point along Aiyetoro Gbede,  Mopa Road in Kogi State on July 19, 2018. The force spokesman,  acting DCP Moshood Jimoh, said this in a statement following the police siege to Melaye’s Abuja residence today. According to him , Police investigators had written to the Clerk of the National Assembly asking Melaye to report [Read]

Presidential Campaign Rally: APC Divert N478m NDDC Fund To Rent Crowd, PDP Alleges [READ MORE]

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) alleged yesterday that the Presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) secretly drew over N478 million from the coffers of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to ‘rent a crowd and offset bills’ in respect of the President Muhammadu Buhari re-election campaign rally flagged off on Friday in Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State. The PPCO also accused President Buhari of directly appointing serving ministers and heads of government agencies as members of his campaign council for the purpose of  continuing  to use them as conduit pipes for the diversion of public funds to finance his 2019 campaign. Spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, said [Read]

2019: Buhari Flags-Off Reelection Campaign In Uyo [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]

  President Muhammadu Buhari has today, Friday, 28th October, 2018, flagged off his presidential re-election bid at the Godswill Akpabio stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. The arrival of the President at the venue of the campaign, was confirmed on the official Twitter handle of the All Progressives Congress. NEWS FLAKES NG recalls the Akwa Ibom state government had initially refused to grant approval for the use of the Godswill Akpabio stadium for the APC presidential campaign, citing repair works in preparation for the 2019 Nigerian Professional League Season as its reason. However, few hours later, it reversed its decision and granted conditional approval. In a statement by the Commissioner of [Read]

BREAKING: Former Nigerian President, Shehu Shagari is Dead [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Nigeria’s Second Republic President, Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, GCFR, is dead. Shagari reportedly died at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday after a brief illness. He died at the age of 93. His demise was announced on twitter by his grandson, Bello Shagari. Bello wrote, ”I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died right now after brief illness at the National hospital, Abuja. Mr Shagari was elected president in 1979 and led Nigeria between 1979 and 1983 on the platform of the defunct National Party of Nigeria (NPN). He was [Read]

BREAKING: Police Invade Dino Melaye’s Abuja Residence, As Lawmaker Cries for Help [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that scores of police personnel have invaded the residence of the controversial lawmaker representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye. The invasion of the lawmaker’s Abuja residence located at 11 Sangha street, off Mississippi, Maitama, took place some minutes after Midday today. Presently, the street where his house is located has been cordoned off by security operatives with Toyota Hilux operational vehicles. Melaye had raised the alarm a few days ago over an attempt by the Federal Government to assassinate him. Attempts by our source’s correspondent to speak with the embattled senator failed as of [Read]

When is school resuming, I miss sex badly – Lady writes [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a young lady identified as Daisy Nelly who is from Kenya, has taken to social media to disclose to her friends that she missed having sex and also wanted to know when school is resuming. She shared a picture of herself on her profile and was not shy to open up to her friends on her sexual cravings. She wrote; “Oh my!!! I miss intercourse walai. When are we opening school. Dryspell ni real.” It looks like the social media has given so many young people the medium to express, even their deepest thoughts, that would have rather been kept to themselves. [READ ALSO]: SHOCKING: [Read]

Oyetola Presents 152.7bn Budget For 2019 Fiscal Year, Promises Full payment of Salaries [READ MORE]

  Osun State governor, Mr Gboyega Oyetola on Thursday presented a budget estimate of N152, 756, 088, 830.00 for 2019 fiscal year. Christened “Budget of Hope”, the estimate has a recurrent expenditure of N15,870,175,600.00 10.39, with capital expenditure standing at N91,957,496,420.00 65.43. Presenting the budget before the lawmakers in the Osun State House of Assembly, Oyetola described it as a unique one, which he said, was drafted from a carefully-crafted developmental document. He averred that “this budget is a product of the collective inputs of broad-based stakeholders, strategic thinking and world-class ideas on economic renewal and re-engineering. By its content and strategy, it is home-based, people-owned and 21st-Century-thinking propelled. By [Read]

Gov Yari Supports Calls for Declaration of State of Emergency in Zamfara [READ MORE]

  Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Thursday threw his weights behind the call on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency on the state. Yari, addressing newsmen at a press briefing in Gusau, said, “I am also in support of the declaration of state of emergency if it will save the lives of people of the state.” He warned politicians against politicising the disturbing security situation in the state. “We are talking about the lives of our people and this needs the coming together of all, so that the crisis can end. “If the provisions of my office had allowed me to carry arms against the bandits, [Read]

300-Level ABU Student Commits Suicide, blames Parents; See Heart Touching Letter She Left [SEE PHOTOS]

  Aisha Omolola, a 300 Level student of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria took her own life recently in a mostly tragic fashion. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that she reportedly took poison “Sniper” earlier today in her apartment at Samaru which immediately took her life. She left a letter attached to her body bidding farewell to her friends and loved ones. Read her heart touching death note below: “Just like I said, If I am no more please hold my family especially my mum and dad responsible. I have tried to be the best I can be, Stayed award from them just because they blame me for their mistakes and they [Read]