December 31, 2018


  ‘MY NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO NIGERIANS,’ – ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR My dear fellow citizen, “As 2018 comes to an end and 2019 beckons, on behalf of my family and I, let me wish you and your family a very happy New Year in advance. In 2018, we became the world headquarters for extreme poverty, however, I am convinced that in 2019, if we chart a new course, we can become the world headquarters for hope and extreme devotion to the cause of lifting our people out of poverty . 2019 is as yet a blank page . As a nation , we must not settle for whatever it brings [Read]

JUST IN: New Year Message to Nigerians From President Muhammadu Buhari [READ FULL TEXT HERE]

  NEW YEAR MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI: Dear compatriots, It is my utmost pleasure to rejoice with all Nigerians as we enter the year 2019, which will be a very significant one for our country. 2. At the turn of every year, we often use the opportunity to look back at the past and forward to the future. To review the outgoing year, its high and low points, successes and failures, and be fully thankful to God. 3. We Nigerians are a religious people, and we believe that God reigns and rules in the affairs of men. A time like this offers precious opportunity for thanksgiving, stock taking and [Read]

2019: Atiku Abubakar Boos Buhari’s APC govt as President Delivers New Year Message to Nigerians [READ MORE]

– Buhari APC Govt has brought untold harship to Nigerians – Atiku  – Nigerians desire peace, security, prosperity, inclusiveness and infrastructural development – PMB Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has taken a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government as he rejoices with Nigerians for witnessing another new year 2019 which the president prophesied would “be a very significant one” for the country. Buhari while congratulating Nigerians also mentioned the forthcoming general elections which he pledged would be “free, fair and credible”. See Full text of the President’s message below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; NEW YEAR [Read]

BREAKING: Floyd Mayweather Knocks-out Japan’s Nasukawa in Less than Two Minutes [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG Sports Desk as at PRESS TIME has it that Floyd “Money” Mayweather beat Japanese kickboxing phenomenon Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knockout Monday after just two minutes of a New Year’s Eve “exhibition” bout that brought the US boxing superstar out of retirement for a big pay day. In a mismatched contest, Mayweather floored Nasukawa, a kickboxer less than half his age, three times in the first round of the three-round contest before the Japanese fighter’s trainer rushed in to stop the fight. “Money” Mayweather has hinted on social media he was pocketing $9 million for the fight, meaning he earned around $4.5 million [Read]

BREAKING: Stop painting me black, if am corrupt take legit evidence to EFCC – Again Atiku challenge Buhari, APC [READ MORE]

  The former Nigerian vice president and 2019 presidential Candidate under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has again challenged Buhari, APC over corruption allegations levelled against him. According to Atiku, who directly challenged the APC government and those who accused him of corruption that, if you know i’m corrupt take evidence to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and stop destroying my name and image before the world and Nigerians. Atiku disclosed this in an interview with the Voice of America’s correspondent Aliyu Mustapha. According to Atiku, “I have challenged everybody publicly or otherwise, that if you have any evidence of corruption against me [Read]

If Atiku Steps On US soil Today, He’ll be Arrested, Says Buhari Campaign Spokeman, Festus Keyamo [READ MORE]

  Festus Keyamo has dared Atiku Abubakar to set foot on United States soil as a private citizen. In a press statement sent to Pulse and written for the Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO), Keyamo listed the $40million laundering case against Atiku, the Siemens bribery scandal, a $145million PTDF indictment by a senate subcommittee and a slew of other corruption allegations in which Atiku’s name has prominently featured. “There is no question that the reasons for Atiku’s frequent contests for the presidency are to steal the resources of Nigeria for self-enrichment and to prevent prosecution for his crimes of laundering and receiving bribes. No amount of fake news or ridiculous false [Read]

500 PDP members dump ‘Umbrellas’, Pick Up ‘Brooms’ in Kwara [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that no fewer than 500 members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State at the weekend defected to the All Progressives Congress, choosing to  dump their ‘umbrellas’ to pick up ‘brooms’ ahead of the 2019 general elections. The Kwara State Chairman of APC, Bashir Bolarinwa, while receiving the former PDP members in Obo -Aiyegunle, assured them that they would be accorded equal rights and privileges being enjoyed by old members. He urged them to add value to the party both in the state and at the national level. Bolarinwa, while congratulating them for their decision, said the task ahead [Read]

Certificate Scandal: I Never Claimed To Have Gotten A Degree From OAU, says Ogun APC Guber Candidate, Dapo Abiodun [READ MORE]

  The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Mr Dapo Abiodun, has reacted to the certificate scandal hanging over his campaign, insisting the whole matter is down to mudslinging. During an appearance on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, Mr Abiodun said he was not worried about the scandal. “There are no issues about my certificate,” he said, adding, “I never claimed to have finished from the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University).” The APC candidate has faced allegations that he submitted conflicting educational qualifications to the Independent National Electoral Commission in 2015 when he ran for Senate and this year in his quest to become governor [Read]

Assemblies Of God Pastor Stabbed To Death During Church Service [SEE PHOTOS]

  A suspect in the gruesome murder of the head pastor of the Central Assemblies of God Church at Tema Four Community in Ghana, Rev Dr David Nabegmado has been arrested by the police. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Rev Dr David Nabegmado was stabbed to death Sunday morning at the church premises where he was preparing to deliver a sermon. His nephew, Francis M.Nabegmado who lived with him for some time, has been identified as a key suspect in the gruesome murder and has been arrested by the police. [READ ALSO] SHOCKING! Man Runs Mad After 14 Days Dry Fasting and Prayer [SEE PHOTOS] A second suspect has also been [Read]