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POLITICS: President Buhari Meets with Donald Trump in Historic Fashion, Gives Press Statement SEE PHOTOS AND READ MORE HERE >>>

K President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria is away in Washington DC on an historic visit to meet with President Donald J. Trump at the White House on a special invitation. The President touched down in the United States yesterday Monday April 30 where both Presidents spoke on a whole lot of issues, addressing key areas that will improve on the relations between both countries and Africa as a whole. Below is a transcript of President Buhari’s Press Statement after a closed-door meeting of both Presidents as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: PRESS STATEMENT BY MR. PRESIDENT AT THE PRESS CONFERENCE IN THE WHITE HOUSE ROSE GARDEN, DURING HIS VISIT TO [Read]

JUST IN: Guru Maharaji Dispels death Rumour, Says “I’M BEYOND DEATH” SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the self -acclaimed living perfect master , Sat Guru Mahraji , has said he was excited when he heard the rumour of his death , stressing that he will live more that 500 years on Earth. Some social media users had , on Friday , posted ‘ report ’ of Maharaji ’s death but checks revealed that the report was false . Some of the online users later deleted the report while a few apologised for the post. Speaking on a radio programme monitored in Ibadan on Saturday, Maharaji said only those who disobeyed the creator died , adding that his death rumour pointed to [Read]

GIST: Dead Man Buried Inside “Cooking Pot” Coffin In Ghana SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

. A viral photo is currently circulating on social media showing a funeral in which the deceased was buried inside an unusual coffin – a cooking pot. In the photo which was said to have been taken in Ghana, some pallbearers were seen dancing and performing other acrobatics with the coffin hoisted on their shoulders. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that it was not immediately clear if the coffin was to depict the deceased’s profession while alive or the creative genius of his family. However it is, it sure achieved its purpose as it has become a major topic of discourse on social media. [Read]

GIST: Ekiti – born Aarinola Olaiya Breaks Nearly Three Decade Record At OAU READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Records are usually meant to be broken but this time, it’s was a clean clearance as Miss Aarinola Olaiya from Usin Ekiti, Ikole Local Government of Ekiti State, Nigeria broke a –  28 year old jinx in one of the most prestigious universities in Nigeria ‘the OAU. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that she was able to secure well over  12 Distinctions. 17 Awards awaiting her on Convocation Day. Obafemi Awolowo University released her Final MBChB result and this wonderful, cheerful and Hot Brain lady broke the almost 3 decades old Record in the Presence of Distinguished Professors in Surgery Department like Almighty: Professor Adejuyigbe, Professor Lawal, Professor Akinola, Professor Adesunkanmi, [Read]

BREAKING: Oba of Benin visits Ooni READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II , has just arrived at the palace of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, for a visit. The Oba arrived at the palace in Ile-Ife at 1:15pm with his chiefs and some dignitaries from the ancient city of Benin. Prominent traditional rulers and notable indigenes of Ife, who joined the Ooni to receive the Benin monarch are the Orangun of Ila, Oba Wahab Oyedotun, traditional rulers from Ile Ife and Dr. John Odeyemi. Security is beefed up around the Ooni’s Palace at Enuwa in Ile Ife as an armoured personnel carrier, armed policemen and other security agents are [Read]

BREAKING: Odigie Oyegun withdraws from APC Chairmanship race, fixes new dates for Congresses, National Convention READ MORE HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced new dates for this year’s ward, local government and state congresses even as our source gathered yesterday that the party’s National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has shelved his national chairmanship ambition. It could however not be confirmed whether the decision was connected to Oyegun’s visit to the Presidential Villa on Thursday night. But on Tuesday, he described the purported endorsement of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole by the South-South zonal leadership of the party as “absolutely childish.” Chief Odigie-Oyegun, who spoke with newsmen at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja, said [Read]

CONFIRMED: Sat Guru Maharaji Is Dead, One Love Family Sect Leader Dies Of Tuberculosis In Ibadan READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Self Acclaimed Living Master Sat Guru Maharaj Dies Of Tuberculosis thus confirming the story making rounds on the social media that the self-acclaimed sect leader is dead. According to sources close to the Spiritual leader in Ibadan, he passed away yesterday evening after a long time battle with tuberculosis. Since the news broke around 6pm on Friday, scores of people have been visiting the One Love Family cult village popularly referred to as Satguru Village on the Lagos Ibadan Expressway.  Cell phones and Cameras have been barred on the property to avoid taking photos of the self acclaimed Living Master who believes he is a [Read]

BREAKING: Oyo Speaker, Rt Hon Michael Adeyemo Slumps, Dies READ FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

By Admin, Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Tragedy has hit the people of Oyo State as the Speaker of the State’s House of Assembly, Rt Honourable (Barrister) Michael Adeyemo has slumped and died. The sad news was broken to our source by insiders from the state’s Assembly this morning. Though details are still being expected as at the time of filing this report, we can authoritatively inform that his corpse has been deposited at the University of Ibadan’s anatomy department. Said our source “his colleagues on oversight function have suspended their activities and are now with his corpse in UI” More Updates [Read]

2019: Vote out President Buhari in your own interest – Obasanjo sends message to Igbos READ MORE HERE >>>

– Olusegun Obasanjo called on Igbos to vote out President Buhari in 2019 – The former president claimed the promise of an Igbo presidency in 2023 was a deceit – He said it was Igbos interest not to believe the lies Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has reportedly told Igbos not to believe the promise of zoning the presidency to them, describing it as a grand deceit. The former president also said it was in their best interest to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. The Punch reports that Obasanjo spoke at a meeting of the Coalition of Nigerian Moment (CNM), in Awka, Anambra state chapter. In a statement through the [Read]

JUST IN>> ARMS PURCHASE: Senators call for impeachment of Buhari READ MORE HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES gathers that for not seeking National Assembly’s approval before withdrawing $496million used for the purchase of aircraft from the United States, some senators have called for President Muhammadu Buhari’s impeachment. Section 143 of the Nigerian constitution provides for the removal of the president from office. Moving a motion on the issue on Thursday, Matthew Uroghide, Edo State, said President Buhari’s move was a violation of the constitution and thus, he should face the consequences. He prayed the Senate to invoke Section 143 to start the impeachment process of the president. Seconding the motion, Chukwuka Utazi spoke in support of the move. “This is an impeachable offence,” an obviously [Read]

HUMAN INTEREST: Mother of infant triplet attracts sympathy from passers-by, Gets gift items in Ogun READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

An unidentified mother of infant three (triplet) as can be seen in the attached photographs recently attracted the attention and sympathetic kind gestures of passers-by in Kuto market area, a popular town in Abeokuta, Ogun State. In a heart touching post and photos shared by an eyewitness, Mr Abiodun Omoyayi, recently on his social media page and monitored by one of NEWS FLAKES correspondents showed the indigent woman begging for alms and soliciting help from the residents of the area including the market traders. The post reads: “God, help this country. I sighted this mother of three, (iya ibeta in Yoruba parlance), begging for alms to cater for this three [Read]


NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the spending of $496m without parliamentary approval has pitched Pres. Buhari against the House of Representatives with most members, calling for the impeachment of the President, The Nation reports. Following the reading of President Buhari’s request in a letter by Speaker Yakubu Dogara at Tuesday’s plenary informing the House that $496m had been spent for the procurement of military aircraft from the U.S, lawmakers could not hide their disdain for what they called breach of the constitution by the President. According to Buhari, the expenditure was made in anticipation that the Green Chamber would approve it, as part of the 2018 Appropriation Bill, currently before [Read]

INSECURITY: Gunmen Storm Benue church, kill 15 worshippers, Injure Scores, Raze Over 50 Houses READ MORE HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Suspected herdsmen have killed 15 people in an early morning attack on a Catholic Church in Benue State, officials told our source on Tuesday. The attack occurred in Ayar-Mbalom, a community in Gwer East Local Government Area. Terver Akase, a spokesperson to Governor Samuel Ortom, told our source the attackers also burnt 50 houses and sacked the entire community. The name of the church is St. Ignatius’ Catholic Church. The murdered Catholic priests are Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha, both reverend fathers. Fatai Owoseni, the Benue police commissioner, and Moses Yamu, the command’s spokesperson, did not immediately return PREMIUM TIMES requests for comments about the [Read]

BREAKING: Senator Dino Melaye hurts self, hospitalised as he jumps out of Police Vehicle READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Senator Dino Melaye, who was arrested Tuesday morning by operatives of the Nigeria Police drawn from its Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, has been reported to have jumped out of the moving vehicle while he was being taken to Lokoja. Dino Melaye in hospital Dino Melaye in the process was said to have injured himself and was taken to Zanklin Hospital in Abuja. It was earlier reported that the police was to parade of Melaye and other criminal suspects among them the re-arrested suspects who had escaped from prison cell, is to be conducted by the Deputy Force [Read]

JUST IN: Heavy Duty Truck Causes Fatal Accident in Ogun READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

(EXTREMELY GRAPHIC PHOTOS. VIEWERS’S DISCRETION STRONGLY ADVISED) Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a heavy duty truck few moments ago had  caused a fatal accident along Iyana  Amolasho area of Abeokuta involving a commercial motor cycle popularly called Okada. Eye witness account has it that the heavy duty lorry bashed one of the  cars and fled, while the owner of the car picked a bike to chase and apprehend the lorry. Unfortunately, the lorry was said to have crushed the unknown okada man leaving his right leg and lap totally condemned. The other  accident victims were rushed to State hospital, Shokenu for urgent [Read]