September 22, 2019

Thunder Strikes 36 Cows To Death In Ondo

ONDO – No fewer than thirty six (36) cows were reportedly struck to death on Saturday by a mysterious thunderstorm on Oke Owa in Ijare community of Ifedore local government area of Ondo state. NEWS FLAKES NG reliably gathered that the cows were struck by thunderstorm in the late hours of Saturday without any of them surviving. The cows were said to have died for desecrating the mountain where sacrifice is made every year by the town’s monarch. It was learnt that the herders reported the case to the monarch of the town after the unfortunate incident. The monarch of the town, the Olujare of Ijare, Oba Adebamigbe is always [Read]

Flooding: 150 Communities Submerged In Kogi

LOKOJA – No fewer than 150 communities have been rendered homeless by flood caused by high volumes of water from Benue and Niger rivers in the nine flood-prone  Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Kogi State. Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Pharm. Sanusi Yahaya, disclosed this while speaking to journalists after stakeholders meeting at the state emergency operation centre over the weekend in Lokoja. The commissioner stated that the State Emergency Operation Centre  ( SEOC) had been activated as the state was already experiencing flood emergency as a result of river flooding. Yahaya, who also doubles as the state Coordinator, Emergency Operation Centre (EOC), said that out of nine LGAs [Read]

ASO VILLA vs OSINBAJO: Tinubu fingered as plots to oust VP thickens

Indications has emerged that the current travail of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has the hands of his godfather and political benefactor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to Sunday Independent, Osinbajo, who is reportedly having a running battle with the Aso Villa cabal is also said not to be in the good book of Tinubu over his presidential ambition. It was gathered that Tinubu had once approached the Vice President to ask if he was nursing any presidential ambition to which the latter replied in the negative. [READ ALSO] Aso Rock Cabal Shops For Osinbajo’s Replacement As VP Faces Corruption Allegations Tinubu was said to have come across a video recording of [Read]

Tribunal sacks Oyo PDP Lawmaker, Declares APC Winner

IBADAN – The Oyo State House of Assembly Tribunal on Saturday nullified the election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Kazeem Olayanju, representing Irepo /Olorunsogo, and declared All Progressives’ Congress (APC) winner of March 9 poll. Anthony Akpovi declared APC’s Ajibola as the authentic winner of the House of Assembly election. APC’s Ajibola had challenged the election of PDP’s Olayanju on the ground that INEC falsely declared that election did not hold in Irepo Ward 3 because the result for the ward was burnt down at collation centre. But the tribunal held that election held in Irepo Ward 3 and the result was issued as Mr Ajibola tendered the [Read]

#BBNaija: Supporters of Seyi, Tacha clash in Lagos [SEE PHOTOS & VIDEO]

Supporters of BBNaija contestants, Seyi and Tacha, yesterday, September 21st caused mild drama at the Teslim Balogun stadium in Surulere, Lagos state, as they battled for supremacy openly. They had gathered at the stadium to campaign for votes for their chosen contestants. Trouble started when they battled each other for a particular spot in the stadium. Tacha’s fans alleged that Seyi’s supporters came in with touts to intimidate them. Both Seyi and Tacha are strong contenders in the ongoing reality TV show. See video below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; View this post on Instagram #Bbnaija: Team Tacha and Team Seyi clash in Surulere, Lagos. A post shared by [Read]

Enjoy Your Buhari – Reno Omokri Blasts Sowore For Supporting Him In 2015

Aide to the former President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has blasted the presidential candidate of AAC and human right activist, Omoyele Sowore for supporting and campaigning for President Muhammadu Buhari during 2015 election. Sowore, a founder of Sahara reporters who was in detention since July this year. Reno Omokri said, Sowore is not some innocent activist that General Buhari is persecuting. He was an ally of Buhari, who sold him to Nigeria. We must not rewrite history or will repeat it. READ HIS TWEETS: If you say Omoyele Sowore is a liar, I will agree. He tells deliberate lies to destroy the reputation of those he‘s against, using his Sahara [Read]