Month
March 2019

FASHIONNOTES BARBERS AND SPA OPENS LUXURY OUTLET IN ABUJA

Saturday 23rd March 2019 Ultra Modern Salon Fashionotes opens a new outlet in Abuja With so many options for getting a wonderful spa treatment or a perfect haircut, it can get very overwhelming. Where in Abuja can you go to look your best and get great service? Fashionotes has the answer with her new salon, FASHIONOTES BARBERS AND SPA. The salon offers a wide variety of services for the entire family and is open 24Hours everyday. Fashionotesng offers a wide array of services and specializes in Full barbing options for adults and Kids including hair dyeing, Face Scrub, Manicure, Pedicure, Full body massage options, Various Spa treatments, Facials, Full body [Read]

EPL: Chelsea Struggle To Snatch Three Points At Cardiff With Late Winner [READ FULL GIST]

LONDON – Chelsea struggled to get going until late on, and it had looked as though they were heading for another away defeat after Victor Camarasa’s delicate finish early in the second half put the Bluebirds ahead. The introduction of Eden Hazard and Loftus-Cheek off the bench in the second half injected new life into the team and two headed goals in the closing stages did the damage. Cesar Azpilicueta’s first of the season levelled for Chelsea, with six minutes to play, although Neil Warnock and his players were livid the offside flag had not been raised. Then came Loftus-Cheek’s winner as the clock ticked past 90, a powerful header [Read]

JUST IN: Nigeria ranked sixth most miserable country in the world [READ MORE]

  An economist from John Hopkins University in Baltimore, US, Steve Hanke, has ranked Nigeria as the sixth most miserable country in the world. The ranking is titled, Hanke ’s Annual Misery Index 2018: The World’s Saddest (And Happiest) Countries. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Writing in the Forbes magazine of March 28, the economist notes that Misery Index is calculated using economic indices such as unemployment, inflation and the rates banks charge on loans. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Ogun Gov-elect, Dapo Abiodun To Scrap Ogun Poly, MAUSTECH “In the sphere of economics , misery tends to flow from high inflation, steep borrowing costs and unemployment,” Hanke warns. The Index notes that [Read]

BREAKING: Ogun Gov-elect, Dapo Abiodun To Scrap Ogun Poly, MAUSTECH [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that there is the high possibility that the governor-elect of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun on assuming office, will scrap Ogun State Polytechnic and Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology (MAUSTECH), newly established but controversial institutions by which the outgoing governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.  [READ ALSO] EXCLUSIVE: ASUP MAPOLY honours former Rector, Prof Itiola with Outstanding Performance Award [SEE MORE PHOTOS] An inside source disclosed that one of Abiodun’s plans to save the dying Moshood Abiola Polytechnic was to discard some of the controversial educational policies of Amosun including scrapping the Ogun Poly and the university he recently established. [READ ALSO] BOOM! EFCC raises team to probe [Read]

EXCLUSIVE: ASUP MAPOLY honours former Rector, Prof Itiola with Outstanding Performance Award [SEE PHOTOS]

John Izabi,  The immediate past Rector of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, Prof Oludele Itiola (of the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Ibadan) received an Outstanding Performance Award from the Executives of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, (ASUP) MAPOLY Chapter in his office recently, NEWS FLAKES NG exclusively reports.  The outstanding leadership award was presented to Prof Itiola by Comrade Kola Abiola, who’s the immediate past chairman of ASUP MAPOLY in company of Comrade Osifalujo Babatunde Chibuzor, the current Chairman of ASUP MAPOLY together with  Mrs. Olorode, the Union’s Treasurer. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Ogun Gov-elect, Dapo Abiodun To Scrap Ogun Poly, MAUSTECH [READ MORE] Recall that Prof. Itiola served as Rector [Read]

TRADITION: Ogun Celebrates 33rd LISABI DAY festival, Unveils Giant Statue of Warrior [SEE MORE PHOTOS]

  Ogun State government celebrated 33rd Lisabi Day with the unveiling of a giant Statue of the legendary warrior, LISABI AGBONGBO AKALA in Adatan Area of Abeokuta, Ogun State capital earlier yesterday Saturday March 30, 2019. Outgoing governor of the state, Senator Ibikunle Amosun in company of the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo as well as other Egba Monarchs, sons and daughters unveiled the giant statue amid cheers from the ecstatic crowd and other Indigenes of the egba town. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

No regrets turning down Barca, Says Ighalo [READ MORE]

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo said he wasn’t ready to be a part-time player in Barcelona hence he turned down a move to Nou Camp. It was widely reported that the Spanish LaLiga giants were keen to sign Ighalo to boost their striking options, but the deal did not see the light of the day as he remained in the Chinese Super League (CSL) with Shanghai Shenhua “My agent spoke to me about a loan interest from Barcelona. The club wanted a striker with La Liga experience and someone who understands Spanish football,” Ighalo told BBC Sport. “It was meant to be a six-month loan and strictly as a back-up [Read]

BOOM! EFCC raises team to probe Amosun, Okorocha, Yari as immunity ends

Ahead of May 29, 2019, handover date to newly- elected states helmsmen, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has set up teams to probe some governors accused of perpetrating acts of corruption, NEWS FLAKES NG authoritatively gathers.  At least 12 states will have new governors on May 29 after the tenure of the current ones would have ended . The states that will have new chief executives include Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, Imo, Kwara, Nasarawa, Yobe, Borno, Adamawa, Bauchi, Gombe, Zamfara . Of the 12 states, however, four governors have been accused of corruption . They include Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State; Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed; the Chairman of [Read]

OGUN NUJ: Amosu, Others Emerge As Newly Elected Officials [SEE FULL RESULTS]

ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Friday elected new executive members to run the affairs of the union in the state for the next three years. Comrade Soji Amosu of the National Orientation Agency (NOA) Chapel emerged chairman of the union having polled 164 votes to defeat Remi Olugbenro of Radio Nigeria chapel who polled 141 votes, while Comrade Biodun Ogundipe of OGBC came third with 116 votes. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Kunle Olayeni of Correspondents’ Chapel was elected Vice Chairman with 269 votes while his only opponent, Daud Olanrewaju of the Logic chapel garnered 128 votes. Comrade Kunle Ewuoso emerged General [Read]

Support Lawan, Gbajabiamila Or Leave APC – Tinubu Tells Ndume, Other Lawmakers

  Newly elected APC lawmakers must tow the party line or be whipped out of the party, Bola Tinubu has said.  Mr Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader, said that party discipline would be upheld in addressing the leadership tussle of the 9th National Assembly. Mr Tinubu said this while speaking with journalists in Lagos on Friday after a prayer programme organised by Islamic and Christian clerics to mark his 67th birthday. “Party discipline is key, we must be discipline in the party. We were a little careless in 2015. We created the opportunity for serpent to get into our party and that did not allow Nigeria to [Read]

VIDEO: WinnerMight : Grace & Mercy [Directed By ‘Austin Rich’]

  WinnerMight is back and hot with a brand new video for his 2019 released song titled ‘Grace & Mercy’. The fast rising gospel minister known for his popular hit Worship & Praise music, so many to mention, has brought forth a very outstanding, crisp and top-notch music video. This video is a breath of fresh air for the artist and for the industry. We need more of such videos that will push forth the standard of gospel music contents. Kudos to the video director and team AV Multimedia Concept TV (Austin Rich) on a spectacular visual. WATCH VIDEO & DOWNLOAD AUDIO BELOW:  DOWNLOAD AUDIO HERE [Read]

Gov Amosun Absent At Tinubu’s 67th Birthday Colloquium [READ MORE]

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, failed to attend the 11th Bola Tinubu Colloquium, which held in Abuja on Thursday, NEWS FLAKES NG reports Amosun was the only governor from the South-West that failed to attend the colloquium, which is held yearly in commemoration of Tinubu’s birthday. The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, who represented President Muhammadu Buhari, called out the names of all the governors present, as protocol demands. They are: Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State; Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State; Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State; his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; and Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: INEC Presents Certificate of Return to Ogun [Read]

Manchester United Confirms Solkjaer Appointment As Full-Time Manager [READ MORE]

LONDON – Manchester Utd names Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as full-time manager. It was confirmed by the club on its Twitter handle. Man U tweeted, “Ole’s at the wheel! We can confirm that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been appointed as #MUFC manager.” See tweet below;   [Read]

BREAKING: INEC Presents Certificate of Return to Ogun Gov-elect Dapo Abiodun, Deputy [READ MORE]

ABEOKUTA – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) today Thursday, March 28, 2019  presented the Certificate of Return [CoR] to Ogun State Governor – elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun and his Deputy Noimot Oyedele – Salako.  The CoR was presented to them by INEC’s Commissioner in charge of Ogun, Ondo and Lagos, Dr. Adekunle Ogunmola around noon. However, winners in the State House of Assembly – 26 of them, comprising 15 All Progressives Congress (APC) members and eleven others spread across the Allied People’s Movement (APM), African Democratic Congress (ADC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will collect theirs later in the day. Meanwhile, the governor-elect in his acceptance speech, titled [Read]

LIFESTYLE: Wow! See 100 Trending & Most Classy #Ankara Styles for 2019

  Discover the latest 2019 clothing trends from african fashion hub, including trendy outfit ideas… Here Are LOVELY Styles We’re Coveting Now – https://youtu.be/LCANHIdjOB4 Click On Link To Check – Out Trending #AnkaraStyles for 2019 [CLICK TO WATCH & SHARE] CLICK LINK TO WATCH 😎 … & REMEMBER: to SUBSCRIBE TO OUR #YouTube Channel by clicking on the #SUBSCRIBE button 👍 [Read]