Date
December 30, 2018

NASS Mourns Yet Again as Lagos APC Reps Member, Hon Abayomi Ayeola Dies [READ MORE]

  fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a member of the House of Representatives representing Ibeju Lekki Federal Constituency of Lagos State, Mr Abayomi Ayeola, is dead. Ayeola reportedly died at St. Nicholas Hospital in Lagos on Sunday after a brief illness. The two-term lawmaker had clinched the ticket of the All Progressives Congress to contest for a third term in the 2019 general elections before his demise on Sunday. Until his death, he was the leader of the Lagos State caucus in the House. [Read]

Angry Mob Set Ablaze Alleged Female accomplice after failing to provide armed robber boyfriend in Cross River [READ DETAILS]

  An alleged female robber burnt to death by an angry mob in Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River State for allegedly aiding armed robbers carry out operation of stealing motorcycles. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the deceased who has been identified as Miss Vivian, a graduate of Federal College of Education, FCE, Obudu, was also accused of killing an Okada (motorcycle) rider in the area early this month. Vivian, popularly known as China in Obudu was set on fire on Saturday (yesterday) after reportedly being told by the mob to provide her boyfriend, which she failed to assent to. She was then lynched as passerby looked on. [READ [Read]

SHOCKING! Man Runs Mad After 14 Days Dry Fast And Prayer [READ MORE]

  EDO – A middle-aged man went mad in Benin, Edo State after embarking on 14 days dry fasting and prayer. The identity of the man could not be ascertained as at the time of this report. Investigations revealed that the father of five children was returning from the church where he carried out the spiritual exercise when it was noticed he was behaving abnormally. Eye witnesses account said he had demanding for a plate of Fufu and meat from a nearby restaurant but suddenly burst out with incoherent statements. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that he had also openly said he wants to kill himself. Efforts by sympathisers on [Read]

2019: LOL! Amaechi Digging it Down With #NextLevelDance for #PMBx2 [SEE PHOTOS]

All Progressives Congress Rotimi Amaechi digging it down during the Uyo Presidential campaign Rally for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election come 2019. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG:   [READ ALSO] 2019: Buhari Flags-Off Reelection Campaign In Uyo [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]   [Read]

BOOM! APC spokesman posts fake pictures to show party’s campaign rally [SEE PHOTOS]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that two images shared by Joe Igbokwe, the Lagos State All Progressives Congress publicity secretary, to show a massive turnout at the party’s campaign rally in Uyo are fake and deceptive. APC launched its 2019 presidential campaign at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom on Friday. Igbokwe, in a bid to show off the massive turnout at the campaign, uploaded some pictures showing massive crowd at a stadium on his Facebook wall on Friday with the caption “SOUTH SOUTH MAKES HISTORY. I CANNOT BELIEVE THIS”. Having reverse-searched the images in the post, which had geared 406 shares as at report time, The Guardian [Read]

BREAKING: Sokoto Govt Declares Monday as Public Holiday For Shehu Shagari [READ MORE]

  Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has declared Monday, December 31, as public holiday in the state, to enable residents offer special prayer for the repose of the soul of former President, Shehu Shagari. This was contained in a statement by Tambuwal’s Director General, Media and Public Affairs, Malam Abubakar Shekara, and issued to newsmen on Saturday in Sokoto. The Governor said that the declaration followed consultation with the Sultanate Council. “The state government therefore, requests Imams across Sokoto and the general public to dedicate the day for special prayers for the repose of the soul of the former President and for peace and progress of the nation at large. [Read]

Family of Seven Survives As Car Burst into Flames While Travelling for Xmas/New Year Holidays [SEE PHOTOS]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a family Of Seven was rescued by some good Samaritans and passers-by after Their Car Caught Fire along the Ndele/Elele Area of River State While Travelling Home recently  for the  Xmas & New Year Holidays. The sad incident was shared online recently by a Facebook user but None of them died nor was seriously hurt in the unfortunate incident. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: To God be all the Glory that no life was Lost. Let’s have your thoughts about this!! [Read]

APC Has No Plans For Igbo Presidency – Obasanjo [READ MORE]

  A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Saturday asked the Igbo to be wary of promises from the All Progressives Congress ahead of the 2019 general elections . Obasanjo who spoke at a stakeholders’ meeting at Ukpor, Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State said the APC had no plans to hand over the presidency of the country to the Igbo. He urged the Igbo to take their destiny in their hands by getting united in the 2019 general elections and make a mark. He said, “I urged you the Igbo not to allow anybody to relegate you to the background because you occupy a place of preeminence [Read]