Date
February 23, 2019

BREAKING: Atiku Knocks-out Buhari inside Aso Rock Villa Polling Unit [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, garnered more votes than President Muhammadu Buhari at one of the polling units inside the presidential villa. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: INEC Postpones elections in Anambra, Rivers, Lagos, others [READ MORE] While the PDP candidate garnered 84 votes, Buhari who ran under the platform of the All Progressives Congress , APC, trailed with 73. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Peter Obi records Landslide Victory, defeats Buhari 258-1 Votes in own Polling Unit [READ MORE] Refresh page for trending updates and await More reports shortly!! [Read]

BREAKING: INEC postpones elections in Anambra, Rivers, Lagos, others [READ MORE]

…To prosecute ad hoc staff who jettisoned Card  ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has announced the postponement of the elections in some parts of Lagos, Rivers and Anambra States following disruption of the exercise due to violence. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: Tension in Kaduna as soldiers stop voters from polling units [READ MORE] Specifically, INEC said elections in Akuku Toru and Bonny local government areas of Rivers state as well as some parts of Anambra and Lagos would be conducted on a later date, saying mostly affected is the contest for the federal legislative seats. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Peter Obi records Landslide Victory, defeats Buhari 258-1 Votes in own [Read]

[VIDEO] Tension As Thugs Burn Thumbprinted Ballots in Lagos, Chase Away Voters

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that while voting was going on across the country earlier today, some suspected political thugs stormed a polling unit in Okota area of Lagos State, burning thumbprinted ballots while helpless  voters scampered for safety. Similar incidents of electoral violence and other related crimes was also recorded in many parts of Rivers, Kano, Kaduna, Bayelsa  as well as other some eastern parts  of the country. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: Tension in Kaduna as soldiers stop voters from polling units [READ MORE] NEWS FLAKES NG specifically reported a similar event in another area in Lagos State where ballot boxes were destroyed and votes thrown away by some suspected [Read]

Waawwu! Mavin Queen, Tiwa Savage Not Left Out in Presidential Election [SEE MORE PHOTOS]

  WOW! #TiwaSavage also exercised her franchise in today’s voting process 😊😊 See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; . #nigeriadecides #Newsflakesng2019 #nigeriadecides2019 @ Lagos, Nigeria . #LikeOurNewsPage 😎 👍News Flakes NG™ www.newsflakes.com.ng [Read]

BREAKING: Peter Obi records Landslide Victory, defeats Buhari 258-1 Votes in own Polling Unit [READ MORE]

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has emerged victorious in the polling unit of party’s Vice Presidential Candidate, Peter Obi recording a Landslide victory. PDP won in PU 019, Umudimakasi Square, Agulu, Anambra where Obi voted. PDP polled in 258 votes, while the APC polled in 1 vote. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Atiku Floors Buhari At Sanwo-Olu’s Polling Unit [READ MORE] [READ ALSO] JUST IN: Atiku loses own Polling Unit to Buhari [Read]

JUST IN: Atiku loses own Polling Unit to Buhari [READ MORE]

  President Muhammadu Buhari has defeated the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party at his polling unit. Wild jubilation broke out following the announcement that Mr Buhari scored 186 votes to defeat Mr Abubakar. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Atiku Floors Buhari At Sanwo-Olu’s Polling Unit [READ MORE] Mr Abubakar’s loyalists were quick to play up the figure as a remarkable showing for their candidate, despite its closeness, saying the unit has been historically won by Mr Buhari, who has stood in every presidential election since 2003. The results from Mr Abubakar’s polling unit are amongst some of the early returns trickling in from across the country in today’s presidential and federal parliamentary [Read]

BREAKING: Atiku floors Buhari At Sanwo-Olu’s Polling Unit [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party defeated the ruling All Progressives Congress at the Femi Okunnu polling unit, Lateef Jakande, Ikoyi where the APC governorship candidate in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, voted in the presidential poll. The PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, polled 52 votes to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, who got 48 votes. More Details Shortly as collation continues from various polling units across the country. Stay tuned to this space for more updates.   [Read]

LOL! Drama As Woman refuses to leave Polling Unit Until Atiku’s Votes are Counted [SEE PHOTOS]

  Lols! After voting, this old woman whose photo has gone viral refuses to leave until they count Atiku’s votes in her polling unit  as she lays on her mat with pillow …. See Drama  😂😂 Talking about #ProtectingYourVotes See more photos below; .     **Follow And Read More Trending Presidential Election Updates and Gists via 👉 www.newsflakes.com.ng 👉News Flakes NG™ [Read]

#NigeriaDecides2019: Ballot Boxes Destroyed As Armed Thugs Storm Polling Unit In Lagos [SEE PHOTOS]

Pandemonium broke out moments ago in Amukoko, Ajeromi Ifelodun local government area of Lagos State, after thugs stormed a polling unit to disrupt the ongoing presidential and national assembly elections. According to Emmanuella Okoye who reported the incident, hoodlums stormed the polling unit in with bikes and tricycles (Keke Napep) while carrying metals, sticks and other weapons. The hoodlums chased people out of the polling unit and destroyed ballot boxes and other election materials. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

[PHOTOS] See Moments President Buhari Peeped into Wife’s Ballot Papers During Voting

  Lols! See Moments President Muhammadu Buhari was steering at the first lady’s ballot papers thus raising wide spread reactions across the country that he was probably confirming the parties she voted for owing to trust issues. See Photos below: [Read]

JUST IN: INEC extends voting time due to delayed kick-off [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Independent National Electoral Commission has extended the voting time for polling units that experienced some delays in the commencement of the election process. Festus Okoye, the National Commissioner in Charge of Information and Voter Education Committee, said the commission had anticipated that there might be some hiccups. Speaking to journalists in Abuja on Saturday, he said: “What the commission has decided is that in any of the states where polls opened at 9 o’clock, there will be an extension of one hour and it progresses that way.” The presidential and National Assembly elections were scheduled [Read]

#NigeriaDecides2019: Moghalu Berates INEC, laments card reader malfunction At Polling Unit [READ MORE]

  The presidential candidate of the Young People’s Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, has lamented the failure of the card readers at his polling unit in Ward 2 of Nnewi North LGA in Anambra State. “The card readers are not functioning, result sheets arrived late,” said Moghalu. “Many voters have already been disenfranchised.” There has been different complaints about the card reader malfunctioning in three polling units. At a polling unit, 09, in Lagos, a voter, one Mr. Funsho told The Guardian that he couldn’t exercise his franchise as the card reader rejected his voters card, three times. He lamented that he had seen his name on the card registration list, [Read]

JUST IN: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo casts his ballot [SEE MORE PHOTOS]

  #NigeriaDecides2019 Live UPDATES: Vice president Yemi Osinbajo as shared some images via his official page as he was casting his ballot at his VGC polling Unit few moments ago. He then commented, “I have voted. Have you voted?” More reports shortly!! See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; CHECK THROUGH AND READ MORE TRENDING ELECTION UPDATES Via: 👉 NEWS WEBSITE: www.newsflakes.com.ng AND Official Facebook page via: 👉 News Flakes NG™ (www.facebook.com/newsflakesng) [Read]

Tension in Kaduna as soldiers stop voters from polling units [READ MORE]

  Tempers rose at Stadium Roundabout, Kaduna, on Saturday morning as soldiers prevented some voters from accessing their polling units. The soldiers had stopped residents of the southern part of the Kaduna metropolis whose polling units are located in the various places at the city centre. At their Roundabout road block, the soldiers stopped people from driving to the city centre, saying they had orders from above not to allow movement. Displaying their PVCs, the voters started chanting “Buhari must go” and insisted that nobody would stop them from accessing their polling units. The soldiers also attempted to seize mobile phones from journalists who were taking pictures of the incident, [Read]