October 15, 2019

Meet Elaine Davidson, the world’s “Most Pierced Woman” according to Guinness World Records

Elaine Davidson is the “Most Pierced Woman” according to the Guinness World Records. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that when examined by a Guinness World Record official in May 2000, Davidson had 462 piercings, with 192 in her face alone. By August 9, 2001 when she was re-examined she was found to have 720 piercings. Performing at the Edinburgh Festival in 2005, the Guardian reported that she now had 3,950 body piercings. She has more piercings in her genitalia than in any other part of the body – 500 in all, externally and internally. The total weight of her internal piercings is estimated to be about 3 kilograms. As of Feb. [Read]

Nigerians to pay N5000 for National ID Card, N3000 for renewal, says Govt [SEE REACTIONS]

Earlier today the National Identity Management Commission made an announcement that getting a new National ID card will cost #5,000 and renewal will cost #3,000. Well, it seems most Nigerians are not welcoming the idea and have taken to social media space to call out the Nigerian government. Here are some of their reactions as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG:- [Read]

BREAKING: OGD, Isiaka, Ogun PDP Chair Arrive Oke-mosan for Closed-door Meeting With Gov Abiodun

ABEOKUTA – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that for the first time after leaving office eight years ago, former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel arrived the Ogun State Governor’s office to attend a closed door meeting with the state governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun.  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Daniel who arrived the governor’s office at exactly 5:39pm was received by the Governor’s Chief of Staff, Shuaib Salisu and was ushered in straight into the governor’s office, venue of the meeting. Though, the purpose of the visit was unknown as at time of this report, source closed to the office of the governor [Read]

Fresh Trouble in Aso Villa As Aisha Buhari Battles Daura Family

Piqued by the interview granted by Fatima, daughter of Mamman Daura, President Muhammadu Buhar’s nephew who lives in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the office of the First Lady has reacted, exposing why there is no love lost between Mrs Aisha Buhari and Mallam Daura’s family. In a statement on Monday, Media Aide to the First Lady, Bisi Olumide-Ajayi, said Mamman Daura and his family refused to vacate the apartment meant for biological members of the First Family even when directed to do so. Trouble started when the President’s Son, Yussuf who had an accident a couple of years ago was returning to the country and the Dauras refused to vacate [Read]

‘I don’t look for records, they look for me’ – Ronaldo credits ‘obsession’ following 700th goal

The Portugal star hit the 700-goal mark for club and country on Monday, but had mixed feelings following a 2-1 loss to Ukraine. Portugal and Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo insisted he is not obsessed with breaking records as they come naturally for him after scoring his landmark 700th career goal. Ronaldo bagged a consolation penalty in the second half of Portugal’s 2-1 Euro 2020qualifying defeat to Ukraine in Kiev on Monday. The 34-year-old superstar made no mistake from 12 yards after Taras Stepanenko was penalised for handling the ball inside the box, but it was not enough for Portugal as they lost for the first time since the 2018 World Cup. Defeat for Portugal at the Olympic [Read]

Man dies at Lagos airport after receiving news of wife’s death

LAGOS – Jude Oladapo, 44-year-old passenger, has slumped and died while undergoing boarding procedures at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. Joseph Alabi, spokesperson for the MMIA police command, said the incident happened on Saturday when the deceased was waiting to board an Air France flight out of the country. Alabi said the passenger was said to have slumped suddenly after receiving news that his wife had died. According to him, Oladapo was confirmed dead by Ajayi Olamide, a medical doctor at the MMIA medical clinic. Alabi said the corpse had been deposited at the Air Force hospital mortuary. The police airport command spokesperson also dismissed claims that a Royal [Read]