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CRIME: Lagos Most Wanted Cultist Arrested SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

The most wanted cultist in Lagos, Kanmi (a.k.a Father ) has been arrested by the state Police Command. Father was declared wanted by the police after he was recently released from the prison. Father was reportedly feared by cult groups within Mushin, Itire, Lawanson and Ilasamaja areas of the state. It was further gathered that while he was in detention, cult activities and war reduced, but as soon as he was released, there was a marked excalation of rival cult wars. Following the cult war that started after his released,Commissioner of Police Imohimi Edgal, ordered Police detectives to fish out Father and his alleged killer gang members. The command’s Public [Read]

GIST: First Bank Apologises For Buhari’s Lagos Visit Tweets SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

First Bank of Nigeria has apologized to its Twitter followers after the bank posted series of tweets that appeared to be mocking Thursday’s visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Lagos. – The president’s two-day official visit to the state disrupted traffic and caused residents to embark on long walk to their destinations. – “Lagosians how far…. How was the trek this morning? The people still trekking, how’s the #WalkOfChange going,” the bank tweeted around 11:18 am on Thursday from its Twitter handle @FirstBankngr. – When a Twitter user (@Jenn_nikolas) tweeted at the bank that its tweet was “terrible to look at”, the bank offered a sarcastic response, “Don’t look. Keep [Read]

Adeosun Accuses EFCC Of Re-looting Recovered Loot, Queries Magu SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has queried the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu over alleged failure to remit all recovered loot to the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF). The Minister, who queried Magu in a letter last month, requested the Commission to explain why the figures computed by the Office of the AGF, a department under the Ministry of Finance was totally different from what Magu had severally claimed to have recovered at different media briefings. Adeosun said the Ministry was only able to account for N91 billion recovered loot by the EFCC since 2015, although Magu had [Read]

2019: PDP Lists Looters, Directs Amaechi, Saraki, Dogara, 53 Other Former Members To Return Loot READ MORE HERE >>>

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to a list released by the Federal Government indicting its members as ‘top treasury looters’. The PDP in a press statement by its National Chairman, Uche Secondus, on Friday released a counter list containing Governors, Senators, Ministers and other top All Progressives Congress Chieftains. It will be recalled that the FG through the Minister of Information had released a list containing PDP members who have allegedly looted Nigeria monies. The statement published on Independent Nigeria read in part: “In line with the directive of the ruling APC Government that PDP should return all looted monies for Nigerians to accept our apology, PDP hereby [Read]

BREAKING: Another Nigerian Lawmaker, Umar Buba Jibril, Dies READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME few moments ago has it that the member representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal constituency in the House of Representatives,  Umar Baba Jibril is dead. Aged 58 years, Jibril, a three-time member of the house, died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja. NEWS FLAKES NG learnt that Hon. Jibril died at age 57 after a brief illness at an Abuja hospital. One of his political associates, Mr Amuda Dan Sulaiman confirmed the death to journalists. Until his death, Jubril was the Deputy Majority Leader of the house. He was also a former Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly. He was [Read]

PHOTOS: Lagos is Brought to a Standstill as President Buhari Graces Bola Tinubu’s 66th Birthday Anniversary, Commissions Projects SEE MORE PHOTOS HERE >>>

Lagos was totally brought to a Standstill with commuters and traders heavily stranded yesterday as President Muhammadu Buhari alongside other creme de la creme of the Nigerian society and beyond, Politicians, Party Chieftains, Business Associates, Top Royal fathers, Media moguls  etc,  all graced Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s 66th Birthday Anniversary amid pump and pageantry. Meanwhile, in case you weren’t opportuned to attend the grand breaking event, NEWS FLAKES NG brings us  exclusive images and moments as President Muhammadu Buhari visits  Lagos, Commissions Ikeja Bus Terminal and Attends 10th Tinubu Colloquium to Mark 66th Birthday Celebration of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on 29th March 2018. See more photos below:   [Read]

GIST: Young Lady Who Disobeyed Lagos Bridge Shut Down Order for Buhari, Beaten & Arrested By Policemen READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

A Young Lady Who Disobeyed Lagos Bridge Shut Down order due to President Buhari’s visit was beaten and  Arrested by Policemen earlier today. According to reports, one young lady asked why can’t they use the pedestrian bridge as she decided to ‘disobey the state order’. The young lady was beaten by the policemen and also arrested alongside one other man who tried to help her – to the shock of other bystanders. Meanwhile, Nigerians have condemned the virtual shutdown of Lagos due to the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari. They also berated the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led government for shutting down the nation’s commercial hub. [Read]

SECURITY: IGP ‘sacks’ Police commissioner who declared Melaye wanted READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate removal of the Kogi State Police commissioner, Ali Janga who declared Melaye wanted. The IGP’s decision was sequel to the announcement by Janga that the two suspects who indicted Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye had escaped from Police custody. Subsequently, Janga declared Senator Melaye and seven others wanted. In a statement signed by Police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, IGP Idris ordered CP Esa Sunday Ogbu to immediately replace Janga. The IGP expressed displeasure over the circumstances surrounding the escape of the two suspects. The statement reads: “The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, is dissatisfied with the circumstances surrounding [Read]

#BBNaija: Tboss reacts a second time to her father’s curse with a Bible verse SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

Former BBNaija housemate, Tboss is currently trending due to a curse placed by her father on any man that marries her. Her father, Engr. Idowu Vincent took to Instagram to lay a curse on her while reacting to critics of his marriage to an Ambrose Ali University student. He wrote: ”When destiny smiles on someone, he forgets that there is life elsewhere. If I look like a roasted goat on my wedding day, that’s cool but that writer will soon become a resident of a subcity where people with severed limbs, broken bones, amputations, stinking blind and lame reside. THIS IS A PROMISE. I live a humble, private life and [Read]

RUSSIA 2018: Super Eagles’ opponents, Iceland announces boycott of 2018 World Cup SEE DETAILS HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Iceland on Monday announced it would stage a diplomatic boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia over the poisoning of a former double agent in Britain. “Icelandic officials will not go to the FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer,” a statement from the foreign ministry read. The EU member states have said it was highly likely Russia was responsible for the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia on March 4. They also ordered the recall of the bloc’s ambassador to Moscow. Iceland are in Group D alongside Nigeria, Argentina and Croatia. Daily Post [Read]

GIST: Man abandons wife for delivering triplets in Edo SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

A 44-year-old man, Mr. Paul Edobor, has allegedly abandoned his wife, Mrs. Ugoma Edobor, for delivering triplets in Uromi in Esan North East Local Government Area of Edo State. Speaking in Benin-City, Mrs. Edobor, who paraded the three babies before newsmen, said she had been married for 12 years and that her husband, a motorbike operator, having learnt that she was delivered of triplets (all females), refused to show up at home let alone pick her calls. She said her husband decided to abandon her and the babies because he cannot take care of the babies. “My husband ran away because he cannot take care of the babies. My husband [Read]

2019: We’re sorry for our misdeeds, PDP begs Nigerians READ MORE HERE >>>

•Forgive, but allow them stay in purgatory — APC •Bode George in U-turn, pledges loyalty to Secondus •Jonathan alleges smear campaign against him The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, apologised for the mistakes made in the 16 years it held the reins of power at the federal level. The apology was immediately welcomed by the All Progressives Congress, APC, which urged Nigerians to forgive the former ruling party but demanded restitution in the form of relegation to purgatory for the PDP. The face-off came as former President Goodluck Jonathan, through whom the PDP lost power, alleged a concerted plot by some unnamed interests to smear him. Jonathan, whose administration had [Read]

SPORTS: Eagle’s Captain Mikel Set to Miss Serbia Friendly SEE DETAILS HERE >>>

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel has expressed disappointment over his non-availability for the Tuesday’s friendly against Serbia in London. In a statement via his official twitter handle, Mikel said “ Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond my control I will not be on the field for our game v Serbia tomorrow. I am sad, and frustrated, but giving my full support to the team for another WIN”! #SoarSuperEagles The international friendly match against the Serbs is set to come up tomorrow Tuesday March 27 at the Hive Barnet FC Stadium, Canons Park in London, England by 8pm Nigerian Time. [Read]

BREAKING: MMM Founder and Russian Businessman, Sergei Mavrodi Dies At 62 READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

According to media reports, founder of the MMM series of financial pyramid schemes, Sergei Mavrodi, died in Moscow. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Mavrodi was taken to a city hospital from a bus stop overnight Monday after he felt weakness and pain in the chest area, reports Moskovsky Komsomolets. The emergency team has failed to save his life. “He died this morning,” the report said. In 2007 Sergei Mavrodi was convicted in a Russian court of defrauding 10,000 investors out of 110 million rubles ($4.3 million). Mavrodi claimed he is not the beneficiary of the donations and he is not used to flamboyant lifestyle. His true charges of which he was [Read]

BREAKING: Protests In Mapoly Again, As Graduating Students Allege Plots to Delay NYSC Deployment SEE PHOTOS HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME from Abeokuta this morning Monday March 26 has it that HND II Graduating  students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic are strongly protesting alleged plots and plans by the institution’s management  and lecturers to delay their deployment for the compulsory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) Scheme which they’re due for. According to some of the protesting students,  “ASUP MAPOLY has  allegedly deliberately refused to release results for all levels while the current graduands won’t go for NYSC until November, 2018”. SEE more exclusive  photos of the protesting students below: MORE DETAILS SHORTLY AS EVENTS UNFOLD ON: www.newsflakes.com.ng & YouTube/#Flakes_TV 📺 & @NewsFlakesng [Read]