May 26, 2019

”Marriage And Having Kids Cannot Make You Truly Happy”- RMD

Veteran actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo took to his IG page today to write on finding true happiness. In his piece, RMD pointed out that having some set goals such as weight loss, marriage, having kids, getting a butt enlargement or a boob lift cannot guarantee true happiness. In his opinion, true happiness comes when one does not seek validation from others to live life on their own terms. Read his post below Having been there and done that, I can tell you for free that weight loss, weight gain, butt enlargement, boob lift, marriage, buying/building your own house, having kids, wearing expensive clothes and shoes CANNOT make you truly happy. Mostly, [Read]

JUST IN: Ex-Police Affairs Minister, Ibrahim Yakubu Lame Dies in Abuja

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a former Minister of Police Affairs and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi, Dr Ibrahim Yakubu Lame, is dead. The Bauchi APC chieftain passed on exactly 4:10 Sunday morning in a Turkish Hospital Abuja, According to the source. Dr. Lame was a former Senator from Bauchi south, Special Adviser on Drugs and Financial Crimes during President Olusegun Obasanjo’s regime, and a Bauchi APC gubernatorial aspirant in 2019. Born in 1953 and educated at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and Ohio University, USA, Lame contested the APC primaries in the build up to 2019 elections and [Read]

Ex-Lagos Deputy Gov To Buhari: Don’t jail looters in your second term, kill them

•Asks President to set up Truth, Restitution and Recovery Commission Alhaja Sinatu Ojikutu is a former deputy-governor of Lagos State. She served in the administration of Sir Michael Otedola. In this interview, Ojikutu speaks on what she believes President Muhammadu should achieve for Nigeria in his second term due to begin on May 29. The inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for second term comes up next week. What are your expectations in the fresh term? I congratulate President Buhari on his re-election, and our prayer is that he will succeed in taking Nigeria to the next level as he promised during his campaigns. We also hope that he will be [Read]

Shock As Fulani Herdsmen Storm Akoko Palace In Ondo, Threaten To Kill The King

Suspected Fulani herdsmen, numbering at least nine, have attacked the palace of Onigedegede of Gedegede in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State, threatening to kill the monarch, Oba Walidu Sanni, The Independent reports. The monarch said the suspected herdsmen stormed his palace, harassed and threatened him because he had reported the continued destruction of his subjects’ farm produce and farmlands to the police. Consequently, Oba Sanni raised the alarm over the threat posed by the Fulani herdsmen to his life, his immediate family members and people of Gedegede Town. The monarch said he reported the case to the police after he seized a gun and a cutlass which [Read]

Day-Old Baby Buried By Mother, Found Alive Two Days After

The Hisbah Committee in Kebbi State has rescued a day old baby which was buried alive by her mother in Birnin-Kebbi. It was gathered that the mother of the baby, (name withheld) and her friend, had lodged inside one hotel Zinari hotel, Birnin-Kebbi, for two days and sneaked out to bury the baby at night at the back of the hotel. While confirming the incident on Thursday in his office, Director Sharia Religious Affairs Department, Kebbi state, Alhaji Abubakar Muhammad Lamne Augie said it was the cries of the baby that attracted passersby who removed the baby girl from the grave. “The baby girl was buried alive by her mother [Read]

Nigeria’s Problem Not Policy Formulation But Implementation — Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has identified policy implementation and not formulation as a major problem hindering Nigeria’s growth and development. Obasanjo made his thoughts known in Ibadan on Saturday at the inauguration of Sen. Abiola Ajimobi Ring Road held at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA). “Our problem in this country has always been that of implementation. The 25-year Oyo State Government Agriculture Policy Framework presented is a good thing. “We have formulated several policies in the past that suffered implementation. I hope your successor will implement it,” he said. The former president appealed to Ajimobi to allow the IITA Director-General to present the 25-year Agriculture Policy Framework to [Read]

Censors Board Bans Bobrisky’s Nollywood Movie For Promoting Homosexuality

Censors board may ban BobRisky’s movie for promoting homosexuality The National Film and Video Censors Board has set up three panels to analyze and classify a film titled, ‘Bob Risky in Love’ starring Idris Okunneye aka Bob Risky. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the movie was produced by Nollywood Namaste Production company while Ken Steve Anuka was the director. In the movie, Bobrisky portrays a transgender woman named Cherechi who traveled out of the country as a man only to return to the village as a woman to the chagrin of his fiancee and relatives. [Read]

“God Cannot Answer Your Prayers If You Don’t Honour Your Parents” – Reno Omokri

Social media crusader and former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has adviced Nigerians to honour their parents for God to listen to their prayers. Reno Omokri warned that Christians give accord to their pastors, but fail to do so at home. Reno pointed out that christians regularly check up on their pastors, while abandoning their own parents.     [Read]