September 29, 2019

[VIDEO] BBNaija: Tacha Fans Storm Big Brother, Accuse Organizers Of Holding Her ‘Hostage’

Following Tacha’s disqualification from Big Brother Naija, BBNaijaPepperThem, her management has accused organisers of the show of allegedly holding her hostage. The situation is trending to Twitter and users are using #ReleaseTacha to call for her “freedom” from the organisers. In a trending video, one of her team members said soldiers and bouncers were called in to stop Tacha from leaving. It is being speculated that BBNaija crew were trying to get her to speak about the show. But Tacha reportedly rebuffed and insisted she wanted to go home. Big Brother disqualified Tacha on Friday night over act of provocation and violence. [READ ALSO] ‘I need to work on my emotions’ [Read]

I’m not under any constitutional obligation to hand over to Osinbajo – Buhari

ABUJA – Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said that there was no Nigerian Constitutional requirement for him to hand over to Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo when he travelled to the United Kingdom on a private visit from April 25 to May 5, 2019. Buhari said that he decided not to hand over power to Yemi Osinbajo when he travelled to the United Kingdom because there was no constitutional requirement for him to do so. The President further stated that the only time he needs to hand over to Osinbajo is when he is proceeding on leave or going to be out of the country for more than 21 days. [Read]

Ambode, A former governor on trial

LAGOS – This certainly is not the best of time for the immediate past governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, as he faces many battles to clear his name after an unceremonious exit from the Alausa Government House. Observers say his greatest regret is his inability to secure a second term in office despite the power of incumbency. It was a battle he never thought he would lose, but the much coveted office was taken away from him with ease by his own party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). The gang-up was unprecedented and the huge resources he commanded as governor could not help him. More so, he was said [Read]

BREAKING: Samson Siasia’s 80-Yr-Old Mum Finally Regains Freedom From Kidnappers’ Den

BAYELSA – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Madam Ogere Beauty Siasia, mother of former Super Eagle skipper and coach, Samson Siasia, has regained her freedom after spending over two months with her kidnappers. Reports just coming in from Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, on Sunday morning have it that the 80-year-old has been released by her abductors. Since she was taken away at dusk from her house, her famous son had been begging the kidnappers to release her as he did not have the huge ransom they were demanding. He also appealed to both the federal and state governments to come to his [Read]

N30million to Tacha ~ Dino Melaye Reacts

  Senator Dino Melaye has reacted after a Twitter account posing to be him made a post that he would be giving Thirty million Naira to Disqualified Big Brother Naija Housemate, Tacha. Reacting to this, on his official Twitter handle he wrote; [READ ALSO] I never said i will give her N60m Cash – Peter Psquare Denies Tacha Recall that Peter Okoye of the defunct Psquare has equally denied ever pledging to give the Ex-Bbnaija 2019 housemates N60m as widely circulated on social media, thus sending the internet ablaze with different reactions from Nigerians and followers of the reality show following the shocking disqualification of Tacha. [Read]

Crime: Police arrest cultist for murder of final year student

IMO – NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the police in Imo State have arrested a leader of a dreaded cult group in Imo State University Owerri, Anthony Chukwudalu (21), for allegedly killing one Victory Godwin Japhet, a final year student of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Ladodo, said Chukwudalu, who murdered the victim at the front gate of Imo State University on July 31, 2019, was later tracked down and arrested in Aba, Abia State. “The suspect was tracked down, arrested in Aba, Abia State and on interrogation, confessed membership of Neco Black Movement of Africa alias Black Axe Secret Confraternity of [Read]

N90bn ALLEGATION: CAN declares Osinbajo innocent, says ‘the church will fight for him’

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared that the allegation of N90 billion levelled against Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was baseless. A former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, had alleged that Osinbajo collected N90 billion from the Federal Inland Revenue (FIRS) to fund the 2019 election. National President of CAN, Rev. Supo Ayokunle, and other members on Friday visited Osinbajo over the N90 billion allegation to pray with him. [READ ALSO] N90bn Scandal: ‘Stop Threatening Media Houses, Sue Me’ — Timi Frank To Osinbajo Ayokunle spoke with journalists at the Christian Ecumenical Centre where he held a meeting with top members of CAN, saying that Osinbajo [Read]

‘I need to work on my emotions’ – Tacha apologizes after BBNaija disqualification

Tacha, a former housemate of the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija), has taken responsibility for the fight which led to her disqualification from the reality TV show. Tacha had, on Friday, engaged Mercy, her former colleague at ‘Pepper Dem house, in a fierce verbal exchange, which culminated into a physical confrontation after the latter taunted her and claimed that she stunk from body odour. The controversial housemate was thereafter sent packing in a move that came with a flurry of mixed reactions from both her fans and her die-hard critics. On Saturday, Tacha took to her Instagram to apologize to those who felt hurt by the fiery personality she had put [Read]