Month
July 2019

MUSIC + LYRICS: Ifyzzy Blaze Ft. HK & Mankind Pains – Confirmation (prod. by Rukky classic)

Gospel Singer and Worship leader “Ifyzzy Blaze“ comes back with the release of a new single titled “Confirmation” featuring Two Indigenous Inspirational Rappers well known as “HK” and “Mankind Pains“. Exploring a fresh and Melodious sound, “Confirmation” is a blend of afro-pop delivered in the most calming and soothing way. This single is catchy and easy. Confirmation was produced by the veteran, multiple award-winning music producer and arranger Rukky classic DOWNLOAD NOW “CONFIRMATION” LYRICS VAMP This one nor be joke oh I still dey on my knees oh Oluwa run m for me oh I don testify oh, my prayer request dey your table. Oluwa do m for me oh. CHORUS Oluwa show [Read]

Excitement Galore As D’Assembly Network Set To Stage Maiden Ogun Media Awards

Over the years, exceptional reporters, broadcasters, cameramen, and editors have been deprived of recognition, especially in Ogun State. Perhaps, there is no platform to showcase these best brains to serve as encouragement to the up and coming in the industry. Therefore, D’Assembly Network, a leading online TV in Ogun State, is organizing maiden edition of Ogun Media Awards, an initiative set to recognize excellence among media practitioners in Ogun State. The event holds in December, 2019. In doing this, high – flying media practitioners are single out for honor. Entries are hereby invited from the following categories of awards; -Best broadcasts TV reporter -Best broadcasts Radio reporter -Best print reporter [Read]

My grandson once asked why people call me a liar – Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, ministerial nominee from Kwara state, says his seven-year-old grandson once asked him why people refer to him as a liar.  Critics of Mohammed, especially on social media, are fond of replacing his first name with “liar”. Speaking when he appeared before the senate for screening on Tuesday, the former minister of information said he had ignored his critics until his grandson brought the issue to his attention. “My name as appeared on the CV is my correct name, which is Lai Mohammed. Don’t believe what they say on social media,” he said. “They call me all sorts of names and I used to ignore it until one day when [Read]

EFCC Foils Suspect’s Attempt To Flush Away Phone, Arrests 15 ‘Yahoo Boys’ in Ibadan

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office on Tuesday botched an attempt by a suspected internet fraudster to flush his phone through a water closet in order to deny access to potentially incriminating data about him. The 20-year-old suspect, Fisayo Falade, was among the 15 young men arrested in Ibadan on Tuesday for internet-related crimes when the Commission’s operatives conducted a raid on two locations in the ancient city. Ten of the suspects were arrested at Akatanpa Powerline, while the other five were nabbed at Kushenla area of the Oyo State capital. Ranging between the ages of 20 and 28 years, the suspects were allegedly [Read]

[BOMBSHELL] ‘Khafi is A Sex Addict, She Disturbs Me Alot’, Gedoni Reveals

Big Brother Naija 2019 [PepperThem] Housemate, Gedoni on Tuesday revealed that fellow #BBNaija Housemate and house lover, Khafi is a Sex Addict and that she disturbs him in the house alot.  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the #BBNaija love-birds had on three different occasions been caught in the house having sex. The inseparable pair had been caught on camera having passionate sex under the sheets while other housemates were fast asleep. However, Gedoni during a conversation with Frodd and Ike on Tuesday revealed that Khafi disturbs him every night. [READ ALSO] BBNaija PepperThem: Tacha Finally Opens up To Khafi, Admits Her ‘Shameful’ Mistake [SEE VIDEO] He said he purposely eats kiwi [Read]

BREAKING: Supreme Court Sacks APC Federal Lawmaker

An All Progressives Congress, APC, House of Representatives member, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, Mustapha Usman, has been sacked by the Supreme Court. A five-man panel of the court, in a unanimous judgment on Tuesday, upheld an appeal marked: SC/790/2019 from Abdulra’uf Abdulkadir Modibo also of the APC. The apex court held that aside that Usman forged his credentials, he also did not participate in the National Youth Service Corps scheme. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the five-man panel of the court, led by Justice John Okoro, also ruled ‎that Modibo, who came second in the APC primary, should be issued certificate of return by [Read]

BREAKING: Buhari meets with Abiodun, Osoba, Daniel, others in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with elders and leaders of thought from Ogun State. The meeting started around 4pm at the Council Chamber of the State House, Abuja. Those at the meeting include the Governor Dapo Abiodun, former governors, Olusegun Osoba and Gbenga Daniel. Also at the meeting are Segun Awolowo, traditional rulers and members of the National Assembly from the state and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Bode Mustapha. The meeting was still in progress at the time of filing this report. Details shortly… [Read]

BREAKING: Amosun Scores Another Political Goal As Lawan Names Senate Committee Chairmen

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that former Ogun governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has scored another political goal as the Senate on Tuesday announced the composition of its standing committees as it adjourned plenary to Sept 24th. Some of the Committee chairmen are, Senators Barau Jibrin (Appropriations), Ali Ndume (Army), Dino Melaye (Aviation), Ibikunle Amosun (Capital Market), Ike Ekweremadu (Environment), Abubakar Kyari (FCT), Adeola Olamilekan (Finance), Ibrahim Oloriegbe (Health), Sikiru Oshinowo (Industry), Kashim Shettima (Interior). Others are: Teslim Folarin (Local content), Adedayo Adeyeye (Media and Public Affairs), Bassey Akpan (Petroleum Resources upstream) and Mathew Urhoghide (Public Accounts) See full list of all 69 newly [Read]

JUST IN: FG Bans Shi’ites Activities Nationwide

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the federal government has officially proscribed the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) led by Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police, anounced this at a press conference in Abuja on Tuesday. A federal high court in Abuja had declared the group a terrorist organisation, following an ex parte application filed by the federal government. Recall that NEWS FLAKES NG had recently reported that all was set for the Buhari – led federal government to ban activities of the El-Zakzaky – led Islamic Movement across the country with its declaration as a terrorist organisation following a court order. More [Read]

Govt Seizes Ronaldinho’s Int’l Passport, Properties Worth Billions of Dollars [SEE REASONS HERE]

Former Brazil forward Ronaldinho has had 57 properties seized and his Brazilian and Spanish passports confiscated over unpaid taxes and fines, according to reports in Brazil. The twice World Player Of The Year was fined 9.5m reais (£2.06m) for illegally building a pier at his lake house in the city of Porto Alegre, the newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo said. But as well as the environmental fine, Ronaldinho is also being pursued by creditors seeking to recover £1.69m in other debts, such as council taxes. A judge in Porto Alegre told the Reuters news agency that because the case was under judicial secrecy rules, no details of the newspaper report [Read]

Court Remands Masquerades in Prison for Attacking Benue Police Station [READ MORE]

A magistrate’s court in Makurdi, capital of Benue state, has remanded some masquerades in prison for allegedly attacking a police station in Ado local government area of the state. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Veronica Shaagee, the prosecution counsel, told the court that the case was transferred from the divisional police headquarters, Ado local government, to state criminal investigation department, Makurdi, through letter number 3100/BNS/ADO/VOL.T/ dated July 24, 2019. Shaagee said on July 20, some group of youths numbering over 200, led 20 masquerades “Aketakpa” from Igumale town to the divisional police station, Ado, and attacked the station. She alleged that the group armed themselves with cutlasses, sticks, stones, and [Read]

Ijebu-Ode In Celebratory Mood For Annual Ojude-Oba Festival

The founder of Globacom, the telecommunications giant, Dr. Michael Adenuga has commended the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona for using the annual Ojude Oba Festival to address issues germane to the development of Ijebuland. Adenuga who spoke on Monday through the Regional Activation Manager of Globacom, Mr. Olufolahan Feseyitan at a press conference, organised to herald this year’s Ojude Oba Festival, described the festival as a gift of the Ijebu nation to Nigeria and the world, “being a unique case study of religious tolerance and harmony.” The festival which has been in existence for about two centuries is a spectacular celebration of the Ijebu people in Southwest Nigeria to [Read]

Dapo Abiodun Mourns As Ogun Loses Former Deputy Governor

ABEOKUTA – Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has expressed deep sorrow over the death of former Deputy Governor of the State, Alhaji Abdul Rafiu Ogunleye. The former Deputy died on the early hour of Monday in his home town, Itele, Ijebu, at the age of 79. The governor in a statement through his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Kunle Somorin, described Alhaji Ogunleye as an astute administrator and a politician per excellence who contributed immensely to the socio-economic and political development of Ogun State. According to the release, the late Ogunleye worked tirelessly to ensure that the State attained its current status. Governor Abiodun urged the family to take consolation [Read]

Bandits Attack Vehicle, Kill Three in Benue As Journalist, Others Escape Death

  MAKURDI – Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Monday shot at a vehicle conveying passengers from Kastina-Ala to Makurdi, the capital city of Benue State, killing three people and injuring one other. The injured person is the Benue State correspondent of Business Day Newspapers, Benjamin Agesan. A source in the locality informed our correspondent that the vehicle was ambushed at Ogboma a few kilometres from Kastina-Ala. It was gathered that the gunmen shot indiscriminately at the vehicle and in the process punctured the tyres, making it to summersault. A colleague of the journalist, Jerry Iorngaem, who narrated the incident said Agesan was returning from Katsina-Ala from Makurdi when [Read]

BREAKING: Simi And Teni Meet, Set To Drop New Song Together

For quite some time now, there’s been a serious comparison between Nigerian singing sensations, Teni and Simi as to who sings better and is more talented between the both of them. It certainly is no doubt that both songstresses possess musical prowess as they continue to release sonorous tunes for their fans but just as it will be, there’s always the subtle debate of who is better. Well, while people continue to ponder on who’s best between the duo, they both have met and what’s better than the both of them on a track together? In a video shared on social media, Simi admits Teni is one the most amazing [Read]