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December 6, 2019

Sowore’s rearrest: Dogs act more civilised than DSS —Soyinka

  Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says dogs act more civilised than the operatives of the Department of State Services that stormed the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, to re-arrest the Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. Soyinka said this in a statement titled, ‘Lessons from the African Wild Dog (Lycaeon Pictus)’ on Friday. He said, “A few years ago, I watched the video of a pack of the famed African wild dogs hunt, eventually bring down, and proceed to devour a quarry. “It was an impala, antelope family. The pack isolated the most vulnerable looking member of the herd – it was pregnant – pursued it, until it [Read]

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi Attacked in Spain, IPOB members fingered

  Minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi has announced a physical attack on him by some people he described as “misguided Nigerians.” Amaechi he was on a climate change summit in Spain when some violent Nigerians charged at him. He said the attackers were summarily restrained by the police in Madrid, leaving him unscathed. “Some minutes ago, I was attacked by a few misguided Nigerians while on national assignment at a climate change event in Madrid, Spain,” Mr Amaechi said on Twitter Friday evening. “They were quickly repelled by the Spanish police before they could do any harm. I am fine. I was not hurt. Thanks for your support & prayers.” [Read]

BREAKING: Drama in Court As DSS Attempts To Rearrest Sowore, Mandate [VIDEO]

Operatives of the Department of State Services on Friday morning disrupted the ongoing trial of activists Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, attempting to rearrest the two men, who were only released from its detention on Thursday evening. The DSS operatives also chased away the presiding judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu while also brutalising a journalist with a popular television station. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: DSS releases Sowore after 126 days in detention over #RevolutionNow There is currently an ongoing standoff inside the court premises as the DSS operatives are refusing to allow Sowore and his lawyers come out of the place. See video as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; Details shortly… [Read]

“We Are In The Mother Fucking Nigeria, No Light, Cardi B Laments As She Prepares for Her Show [VIDEO]

  Popular American rapper, Belcalis Almanzar better known as Cardi B shared a video narrating her first experience in Lagos, Nigeria. In the video, the “Bodak Yellow” crooner, who hasn’t spent up to 24 hours, could be heard saying, “We are in the mother fvcking Nigeria, No light, this sh!t looks the Dominican Republic”. The award-winning rapper and reality star is set to rock the stage at the Live spot X Festival in Lagos on Sunday and in Ghana Monday. Prior to that, the superstar had shared a video on her Instagram page of herself twerking to her own remix version of Davido’s song, Fall. [READ ALSO] Cardi B arrives Nigeria [Read]

Cardi B arrives Nigeria for much talked about Music show [PHOTOS]

Bronx rapper, Cardi B is finally in Nigeria! Cardi B who has been excited to visit and perform in Nigeria for the first time has landed ahead of her show holding at the Eko hotel. She flew in yesterday and while on the plane, she shared a video of herself dancing to her remix of Davido’s “Fall.” According to Cardi B, Nigeria looks like the Dominica Republic (DR). She is in Africa for the first time to perform at the LiveSpot X festival in Nigeria and Ghana on December 7 and 8. Last month she announced that she would be performing at the Livespot X Festival in Lagos, Nigeria and [Read]