Date
April 21, 2019

JUST IN: Four Suspected Boko Haram Members Nabbed in Edo [SEE PHOTOS]

The Edo state police command’s tactical teams have arrested four suspected Boko Haram members while planning coordinated attacks against police formations on April 19, 2019. They are: Salihu Uzovehe (23), Hadi Musa Gambari (23), Tijani Garuba (24) and Mohammed Abdulkadri (44), all said to be deadly and notorious gang members of kidnapping and armed robbery syndicates that are terrorising Kogi and Edo States axis. Items recovered from them include an old carton-color Toyota Valet car, one pump-action gun, two locally made guns, 20 live cartridges, a pair of police mobile force uniform, two face masks and charms. [Read]

BREAKING: Comedian wins Ukraine presidential election in landslide victory

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a comedian with no political experience won a landslide victory in Ukraine’s presidential election Sunday, exit polls showed, dealing a stunning rebuke to the country’s political establishment . Volodymyr Zelensky, whose only previous political role was playing the president on television , trounced incumbent Petro Poroshenko by taking 73 percent of the vote, according to exit polls conducted by several think tanks . Poroshenko lost to the television star across all regions of the country , including in the west where he traditionally enjoyed strong support . It was an extraordinary outcome to a campaign that started [Read]

BOOM! INEC will make Guinness book of records for organising worst election in history – Galadima

** Challenges Buhari, APC leaders to swear with Quran, Bible on rigging election A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Buba Galadima, has hit out at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), saying it will enter the Guinness book of records for organising the worst election in history. This is just as Galadima challenged chieftains of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and President Muhammadu Buhari to boldly swear before the Holy Quran and Bible that they didn’t rig the recently concluded presidential election. In an interview with the Sun , Galadima said: “INEC was only independent in name during the elections as it surrendered its mandate to the whims and caprices [Read]

I challenge Buhari to swear with Quran, Bible that he did not rig the election – Buba Galadima

Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential campaign organization, Buba Galadima, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari, openly to come out and swear with the holy Quran and Bible that he (Buhari) and members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, did not rig the February 23 presidential election. Galadima who believed that the PDP presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar won the election, noted that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, colluded with APC to rig the election in favour of Buhari. He also submitted in an interview with The Sun, that the president knew he was going to rig the election and removed Ex-Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen and replaced him [Read]

President’s wife set to partner Sudan, Others to establish Muhammadu Buhari University [READ MORE]

Mrs Aisha Buhari, wife of the President, has expressed her plan to establish a private university to be known as “Muhammadu Buhari University”. She disclosed this on Saturday during a town hall meeting in Yola organized by her in collaboration with concern indigenes of Adamawa. Aisha, who did not however reveal when or where the university would be sited, explained that the university would be established in collaboration with partners from Sudan and Qatar. [READ ALSO] BOOM! INEC will make Guinness book of records for organising worst election in history – Buba Galadima [READ MORE] Aisha who lamented the challenges facing education and various sectors in the state, called for active [Read]