Date
April 23, 2019

Ogun Assembly renames TASCE, OSCOHTECH, Gateway Polytechnic, Seeks Amosun’s Approval [READ MORE]

ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State House of Assembly on Tuesday April 23rd, 2019, passed three bills seeking to alter the nomenclature of some state-owned higher institutions.  NAN reports that those effected included Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ilese-Ijebu, Gateway Polytechnic, Igbesa and Tai Solarin College of Education, Omu- Ijebu. The passage of the amendment bills had resulted in the name change of Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ilese-Ijebu to Ogun State Polytechnic of Health and Allied Sciences, Ilese-Ijebu. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Gateway Polytechnic, Igbesa had been amended to reflect its new name as Ogun Institute of Technology, Igbesa, while the Tai Solarin College of Education(TASCE), [Read]

Six Killed As Cultists Clash Again in Sagamu, Police Parade 93 Suspects

SAGAMU – Atleast, not less than six suspected cult members have been reportedly killed at separate cult clashes in Sagamu and Iperu area of Ogun State during cult clashes between rival groups on Monday. It was gathered that crisis broke out in Sagamu between the cult rivals groups during a night party tagged Easter Mega Night show and six years anniversary of a group called ‘Infinity Base’ organised by a man identified as Basogun. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that the two groups came face to face during the night show which featured a popular musician, Remi Aluko, where one elderly man believed to also be a member of Aiye was [Read]

BREAKING: ‘Baba Suwe is Still Alive and Kicking, Not Dead’ – Mr LATIN

Mr Bolaji Amusan, the President of Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Association Of Nigeria (TAMPAN), popularly known as Mr Latin, has debunked the rumour that veteran actor, Babatunde Omidina, also known as Baba Suwe is dead. NEWS FLAKES NG observed that the rumour of Baba Suwe’s death has gone viral  on different social media, where it was reported that he died in America. Mr Latin while reacting on his Instagram page disclosed that Baba Suwe is not dead, that people should to stop spreading fake news Baba Suwe is dead. ”Baba Suwe is not dead, he is still alive, stop reporting fake news, he is still strong, thank all for [Read]

I Won’t Run An Adult Daycare Centre Because Of Tinubu, Says Dogara

Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, has responded to Bola Tinubu’s budget padding allegation, but with a strong warning that he “won’t run an adult daycare centre anymore on matters like this”. Reports have it on Sunday that Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), had accused Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, both former members of the party, of budget padding, saying: “Just look at the way Saraki, Dogara and their ilk hijacked the budget process these past four years,” he said in a statement released by Tunde Rahman, his spokesman. “National budgets were delayed and distorted as these actors repeatedly sought to pad [Read]

Ooni reaffirms Igbo-Yoruba Family Ties, says “we’re inseparable” [READ MORE]

  The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has reaffirmed his position on the family ties between Yoruba and Igbo nations, saying the two ethnic groups are inseparable members of the same family. Ooni Ogunwusi stated this last weekend at his Ile-Oodua palace in Ile-Ife while receiving the Lagos state president of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Solomon Ogbonna who had as a member accompanied the delegation of African Farmers And Cultural Organization on a courtesy visit to the palace. “I am so happy to have the President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Lagos State President here as part of this empowerment initiative. Lagos is part of Yoruba land we [Read]

JAMB launches 10-year UTME probe, set to sanction exams, admission culprits

Heads are set to roll across the country as the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has launched a probe into the credentials of applicants dating back to 2009. This implies that persons who cheated the system to pass the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to get into school and may have even graduated and participated in the National Youth Service Corps will be arrested and their certificates withdrawn. The Head, Media and Information of JAMB , Fabian Benjamin , said this during an interview with The PUNCH on Monday . Benjamin said the probe had begun and it would be completed in record time as JAMB has acquired software which would [Read]

Church members cheer as Apostle Suleman acquires private jet [SEE PHOTOS]

The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has acquired a private jet. It was learnt that the fiery preacher acquired the jet last week. Omega Fire Ministry Dubai Facebook page also published pictures and a video and photos of Suleman inside his newly purchased jet. The post reads in part, “Join us as we congratulate our father, the restoration apostle, God ’s general, God ’s own oracle, a dispensation of our time, the lion of Africa, Apostle Prof . Johnson Suleman on his brand new private jet for the propagation of the gospel of Christ to nations of the world with his undiluted word of power, [Read]

We transmitted election results to INEC server – Commission’s staff back Atiku

– Some members of the adhoc staff of INEC have admitted to transmitting the result of the presidential election to the commission’s server – APC had challenged Atiku Abubakar’s claim that he obtained results from INEC server showing his victory over President Muhammadu Buhari – Standing as witnesses, some presiding officers of the commission claimed to have truly sent the presidential election result to the server Some presiding officers of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have admitted to transmitting the result of the February 23 presidential election to the commission’s server. The INEC staff members numbering 13, who claimed to have served in Borno and Yobe, made the submission [Read]