Date
March 16, 2019

Former Ogun Gov, Gbenga Daniel quits partisan politics, writes Uche Secondus [READ MORE]

  Former governor of Ogun State Gbenga Daniel has resigned from partisan politics. Daniel’s resignation was contained in a letter he personally signed, dated March 14 and addressed and copied to the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, the chairman, Board of Trustees of the PDP and the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the ex-governor, who was at the helm in Ogun between 2003 and 2011, stated in the letter, a copy which was obtained by our correspondent on Saturday, that his decision to quit politics remained personal to him. According to him, he had resolved to immerse himself [Read]

Angry Man Utd fans claim UCL draw against Barca was ‘fixed’ [READ MORE]

– Man United fans are suggesting their Champions League quarter-final draw with Barcelona was doctored by UEFA – United will host Barca in the first leg in April, before the reverse fixture at the Nou Camp a week later – Paul Scholes netted the winner for United when they defeated Barcelona on the way to winning the trophy for a third time in 2008. Manchester United supporters are claiming that Europe’s football governing body, UEFA staged Friday’s Champions League quarter-final draw that paired the Red Devils with Barcelona. According to a UK Sun, United will play host Barcelona at Old Trafford for the first leg clash next month, before heading [Read]

GIST: Sego, Kunle Poly, Mc Oluomo End War, Sue for Peace [SEE PHOTOS]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the trio of  Alhaji Mustapha Adekunle a.k.a Sego, Alhaji Azeez Lawal a.k.a Kunle Poly and Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya a.k.a MC Oluomo were spotted at a recent event, dining and wining together as Imam Offa preached peace.  The event which brought together this trio who are believed to be arch-enemies thus presupposes that lasting peace has finally come to stay in Lagos Island and Lagos State in general. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG;   Recall that MC Oluomo was recently stabbed at an APC governorship rally held in Lagos State prior to the 2019 general elections thus sparking fears of palpable [Read]

Buhari poorer than in 2015, says Osinbajo [READ MORE]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is probably poorer now than when he became President of Nigeria in 2015. The Vice President stated this on Thursday night when he hosted a dinner in honour of volunteers who canvassed for votes for the All Progressives Congress, APC during the campaigns in the general election, at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to him, “When I looked at his assets declaration form, I was checking it in 2015, I said to him, “Mr President, I am so much richer than you, it is an embarrassment.” He further said, “I am only a soldier, you are [Read]

Over 20 people trapped to death in Another Building Collapse in Ibadan [SEE PHOTOS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that two days after a three-storey building collapsed in Lagos State, trapping over 20 people to death, another building has collapsed at the Bode area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. It was gathered that the incident occurred in Bode area, after Molete Bridge, of Ibadan on Friday. [READ ALSO] TRAGEDY: Over 100 pupils trapped, feared killed in Lagos school Building collapse [SEE PHOTOS] The Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr Shina Olukolu, confirmed to the reporters that three persons had been rescued so far. He added that rescue operations by emergency workers were ongoing at the site, as [Read]