Date
October 27, 2019

Kogi Guber: Yahaya Bello’s Deputy, Others Gift Monarch Multi-million Naira Rolls Royce [PHOTOS]

  LOKOJA – As Kogi governorship election approaches, NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a group of politicians in Yahaya Bello’s Government led by the his Deputy Governor, His Excellency Chief Edward Onoja, have procured a Rolls Royce Phantom to the Attah of Igala. Others in the group are Senator Jibrin Isah Echocho, APC members of the National and the State Assemblies from Kogi East, Hon. Commissioners and Special Advisers. Speaking at the presentation yesterday, the Deputy Governor who holds the traditional title of Olimene of Attah said, “HRM Attah Igala as King Of the 9th Largest Ethnic Nationality in Nigeria is the face of the Igala nation and his appearance [Read]

BBNaija2019 Winner, Mercy Steps Out In Skimpy Blue Dress For Her Victory Party In Lagos

  BBnaija winner Mercy Eke stepped out in style for her victory party, last night in Lagos. Mercy looked extremely gorgeous in her blue gown outfit. The 2019 winner of BBNaija can’t stop killing her fans with her classy outfits. Mercy was joined by her fellow house mates, with the likes of Frodd, Omahsola, Thelma, Avala, Cyndyokafor, and Tuyo making appearances. [Read]

JUST IN: World’s Most Wanted Terrorist Shot Dead By US Military

  SYRIA – The leader of Islamic State in Syria, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world’s most wanted man, is reportedly dead after being targeted by a United States military raid in Syria. A U.S. official told The Associated Press late on Saturday that al-Baghdadi was targeted in Idlib province of Syria. The official said confirmation that the IS chief was killed in an explosion is pending. No other details were available. President Donald Trump teased a major announcement, tweeting Saturday night that “Something very big has just happened!” A White House spokesman, Hogan Gidley, would say only that the president would [Read]

U17 W/CUP: Golden Eaglets begin quest for 6th World Cup title with 4-2 win against Hungary

  – Nigeria vs Hungary ended in an entertaining 4-2 scoreline in Group B of the 2019 U17 World Cup – The Golden Eaglets had to come from a goal down twice to claim an opening day victory – Captain of the side, Samson Tijani, scored a brace in the encounter Nigeria U17 team began their quest for a sixth World Cup title with a 4-2 win against Hungary in a group B tie played at the Estadio Olimpico Pedro Ludovico stadium in Brazil on Saturday, October 26. However, Manu Garba boys had to come from a goal down twice to claim an opening day victory after conceding as early [Read]

ALLEGED CORRUPTION: Lagos Assembly Issues Ambode Ultimatum to Appear Before It

  The Lagos State House of Assembly has listed five ‘sins’ allegedly committed by a former governor of the state, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode. The ‘sins’ include alleged unauthorised discounting of promissory note and purchase of 820 buses without due authorisation. The Assembly, therefore, asked the former governor to appear before it by 1pm on Wednesday. This made it the second time the governor was summoned. He was first summoned about two weeks ago alongside former government officials, including the former commissioners for Finance, Economic Planning, Justice and Attorney General, and Permanent Secretary, Economic Planning. The House had set up an ad hoc committee to investigate some financial misappropriation during the [Read]

”I Need A Man, It Has Not Been Easy Being A Single Mom Of Four”- OAP Lolo cries out

  Nigerian On-Air Personality, Omotunde Adebowale David popular as Lolo1 has said she needs a change in her life and a getting a new man is top priority at the moment. Lolo1, who was formerly with Wazobia FM, granted an interview with THE SUN and she opened up on why she quit her radio job, challenges of motherhood and future plans among other issues. Read excerpts below as gathered by NEWS FLAKES NG; How has 2019 been for you? Fabulous! I transited from one job to the other, the year has not been as tasking as I expected. But I have accomplished a bit more. Before the end of the [Read]

Troops Kill Five Bandits, Raid Kidnappers’ Den, Arrest Five

  IMO – Troops of 342 Artillery Regiment, while acting on credible intelligence raided a suspected kidnappers’ den at Ihie Community in Ohaji/Egbema LGA of Imo State where they arrested two suspects, Umah Kingsley and Miss Chukwu Happiness. A statement from Col. Aminu Iliyasu, Nigerian Army Operations Media coordinator said, items recovered during the operation included 2 empty magazines and a locally fabricated gun. “Similarly, following the alleged murder of one Alhaji Tanko of Janda Village in Jema’a LGA of Kaduna State by unknown assailants, troops of 1 Division Garrison deployed within the area swiftly moved into the suspected crime location and arrested 2 suspects, Danladi Bisallah and Manesa Danladi [Read]

Davido’s “Risky” hits million views on YouTube

  Nigerian superstar, David Adedeji Adeleke, a.k.a Davido has expressed excitement over his new song ‘Risky’ that hit one million views on YouTube.  The music star, who could not hide his joy took to his instagram page to express how excited he was, also appreciated his fans for their immensely support. He wrote; RISKY!!! WORLD WIDE ANTHEM!! KEEEP STREAMING !! JUST A DAY IN AND BANGIN IN EVERY CORNER OF THE WORLD!!!! LOVE U GUYS!! MY ALBUM PRE ORDER DROPS TOMORO!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ ‘A GOOD TIME’ ������������✈️✈️�����. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN)’reports that good news keeps flowing for the music star, who just welcomed his first son, who he named, David [Read]

Bill Gates ‘bounces back as world’s richest man’

  Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is about to lose his spot as the world’s richest person to Microsoft founder Bill Gates after two years of reigning. Bezos’ slide from the number one spot may happen thanks to Amazon’s stock plummeting in after-hours trading following a miss on profit for its third-quarter results. Amazon’s pre-market share price stands at $1,671.56 per share early on Friday. According to Business Insider, When the Bloomberg Billionaires Index is updated at the close of trading in New York on Friday, the Amazon founder may not be the person at the top. Bezos owns 57,657,362 Amazon shares, according to the most recent SEC filing. So, if [Read]

“I slept with a dog for N3m, since then I get wet when I see dog as no man satisfies me again” – Nigerian lady cries for help

  A Nigerian lady shared bizarre post on the wall of a self-acclaimed ‘Love Doctor’, Joro Olumofin and is currently causing havoc on the internet. In the post, the lady narrated a story of how she is getting sexually attracted to animals specifically dogs. The lady revealed that she has been having sleepless nights over the issue as men cannot satisfy her sexual urge again, hence her decision to seek the relationship expert’s help. According to the story, the unidentified lady lost her parents and in order to overcome the hardship trailing the situation, she sought the help of three lady who then offer a job. The job was to [Read]

Kwara Govt Distributes Waste Bins To Markets

  ILORIN – The Kwara State Environmental Task Force adh committee set-up by Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq have been working round the clock to ensure that the state, especially Ilorin the state capital is kept clean and green while ensuring that the indiscriminate dumping of refuse along waterways which has caused flooding in the different parts of the state is totally stamped out. The government is also aware of the epidemic this unwholesome act of waste disposal could cause; a reason why the Governor in his stride to make governance total and egalitarian, constituted a committee to curb this disturbing trend that had for a long time turned the state capital [Read]

Kogi: Impeached Deputy Governor leaves charm in official residence – Bello’s Chief of Staff

  LOKOJA – According to the new Chief of Staff to Governor Yahaya Bello, Mr Asuku Jamiu Abdulkareem, the Impeached Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Mr Simon Achuba allegedly left a charm in his government house apartment after he hurriedly exited the residence. In a Facebook post, Abdulkareem said the alleged charm was discovered when maintenance officers and security personnel went to prepare the place to host some visitors for today’s flag off Rally. “Achuba has been informed to come to pick his item or send someone who can communicate with it to come to remove it on his behalf”, he added. The impeached deputy governor who speaks on the [Read]