Date
April 2, 2019

BREAKING: Court Nullifies Adeleke’s Candidacy for Osun Guber Polls over Certificate Scandal

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Justice Oathman Musa of an Abuja High Court sitting in Bwari Area Council of Abuja on Tuesday Nullified the nomination of Senator Ademola Adeleke as candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the September 2018 Governorship Election in Osun State. Adeleke, who represents Osun West Senatorial District at the National Assembly was the PDP’s candidate in the 2018 governorship election in Osun state. Two Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Wahab Raheem and Adam Habeeb, had in 2018 barely few days to the governorship election in Osun State had dragged Adeleke to court, accusing him of [Read]

#RiversDecides2019! BREAKING: Amaechi loses LGA to Wike [SEE RESULTS SO FAR]

Following the commencement of collation in Rivers state, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced results from three local government areas at the collation centre in Port Harcourt. [READ ALSO] #RiversDecides Live Results: PDP, AAC lock horns as INEC begins collation [SEE FULL RESULTS] The minister of Transportation and former governor of Rivers state, Mr Rotimi Amaechi who allegedly supports the candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC, lost his local government, Ikwerre, to the incumbent governor and gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Nyesom Wike. Report Thecable has it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) polled 14, 938 while the African Action Congress (AAC) polled 5, 660. [Read]

#RiversDecides Live results: PDP, AAC lock horns as INEC begins collation

The much-awaited collation of results from the Rivers State governorship election is underway in Port Harcourt, the state capital. Rivers State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Obo Effanga, has declared the center open and results are beginning to trickle in. Below are the results so far, for the two leading contenders in the governorship race as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG,  PHALGA LGA 20 Wards, Registered Voters – 485,238 Accredited Voters – 57,183, AAC – 11,866 PDP – 40,197 Total Valid Votes – 55,523 Rejected Votes – 1,620 Total Vote Cast – 57,143 Ikwerre LGA 13 Wards, Elections did not hold in 2 Wards Registered Voters – 151,390 Accredited Voters – 22,885 [Read]

“Who Send You Go Buy Car?” – Davido Mocks Mayorkun For Going Broke [SEE FULL GIST]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in a funny live IG video chat, popular musician Davido was seen having a video chat with Mayorkun after complaining of going broke and unable to make a wristwatch with ice box after buying expensive Mercedes benz on his birthday. Meanwhile his record label boss Davido replied him in pidgin, he said, “Who send you go buy car” and this has got some of their fans talking. Is this the fake life they talked about? Why will an artist go broke just to buy an expensive car?” Watch the video below; “You sha wan remind us say we no get m #Mayorkun cries out as [Read]

BREAKING: Police Bows To Pressure, Reveal Identities Of Kolade Johnson’s Killers, Publish Photos

The Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday bowed to pressure from the public by publishing the names and photographs of the alleged killers of Kolade Johnson who was gunned down in Mangoro area of Lagos on Sunday. The police identified the suspects as Inspector Olalekan Ogunyemi and Sergeant Godwin Orji both attached to the Anti-Cultism Squad. The police said on Twitter, “The men suspected to have carried out the shooting of Kolade Johnson have been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures. The CP has revealed their names as (1) Insp Ogunyemi Olalekan and (2) Sgt Godwin Orji attached to Anti Cultism Squad.” A police team led by the Commissioner of [Read]

2019 UTME: JAMB reschedules printing of exam slips to April 4

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board have rescheduled the printing of the 2019/2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination slip to Thursday, April 4. JAMB’s Head of Media and Publicity, Dr Fabian Benjamin disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Abuja . NAN reports that the printing of the examination slips was initially scheduled to begin on Tuesday, April 2. Benjamin said the shift in date came after 14 Computer – Based Tests centres were on Monday , suspended due to infractions during the board’s conduct of Mock UTME, including an incident where JAMB staff were attacked at one of its centres. “The suspension has [Read]

Fuel May Start Selling Above N145 Per Litre Soon, Marketers Warn

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to ensure that private depot owners maintain the official ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) at N133.28 per litre. The Chairman, IPMAN, Ore Depot, Mr Shina Amoo, who said this in an interview with our source’s correspondent in Lagos on Monday, stated that independent marketers might soon start selling beyond N145 per litre if depot owners continued to sell between N136.50 and N137 per litre. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that Amoo urged the NNPC to prevail on depot owners not to sell beyond the official ex-depot price in order to [Read]

Any man who cheats on me will be drugged, made to sleep with Bobrisky – Cardi-B

A video has surfaced online showing American rap sensation, Cardi B, threatening to make any guy who cheats on him sleep with a ‘tranny.’ Tranny is a derogatory term for a transgender, transsexual, transvestite, or cross-dressing person. Nigeria’s internet personality, Bobrisky is popular for being a cross-dresser. Cardi B was heard in the video saying she will get the cheating guy drugged and drunk, and made him to have all kinds of sex with someone like Bobrisky. Watch video below: [Read]