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INSECURITY: Nigeria Retains Third Position In Latest Global Terrorism Ranking [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that as the Global terrorism index releases its 2018 ranking on Wednesday, Nigeria still retains its third position in the ranking. Recall that the giant of Africa has retained this shocking position since 2015. Meanwhile, recent reports from the Global Terrorism Index, that measures the impact of terrorism, shows that Nigeria comes immediately after Iraq and Afghanistan. The two countries have also retained their respective positions (first and second) since 2013. More Details Shortly!! See the report below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG:   [Read]

BREAKING: Atiku Abubakar Emerges as CUPP Consensus Presidential Candidate [READ MORE]

  Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), the umbrella body of over 45 major opposition parties, has adopted the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as its consensus candidate. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Coalition reached the decision on Wednesday at a closed door deliberation held at Yar’ Adua Centre in Abuja. The endorsement enjoyed the majority support of the 41 political parties in attendance. In a statement issued by CUPP’s spokesperson, Ikenga Ugochinyere, he said the coalition arrived at the former Vice President’s candidacy after he ticked all the boxes and met all the criteria used by the opposition. According to Ugochinyere, some of the yardsticks [Read]

APC CRISIS: Withdraw Ibikunle Amosun’s Senatorial Ticket, BMO Tells Oshiomhole, Party Leaders [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has advised the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to withdraw the ticket of any party leader backing candidates in other political parties for the 2019 election. This comes against the backdrop of moves by a handful of state governors to have some of their political associates contest on the platforms of other parties next year. Recall that Governors Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state, Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, have vowed not to work against the APC governorship candidates in their respective States in favour of their preferred candidates. Governor Amosun, who is [Read]

2019: APC Will win Ogun, Imo without Amosun, Okorocha – Oshiomhole Boasts [READ MORE]

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has boasted that with the popularity of the APC in Imo and Ogun States, the party would win the 2019 elections despite the alleged anti -party activities of their governors. He described the governors as poor students of their own history who had forgotten they lost elections before winning on the platform of the APC. Oshiomhole spoke after receiving the APC women leaders from Edo State and Abuja, who paid him a solidarity visit in his office in Aso Drive, Abuja . Okorocha, Amosun and Governor Abdul – Aziz Yari of Zamfara State are at loggerheads with the national [Read]

2019: PDP, Atiku Campaign Train Hit Kwara for North Central Rally [READ MORE + SEE PHOTOS]

  Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Presidential Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Wednesday held its North- Central Zonal Rally in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. READ ALSO: 2019: Setback for APC as 59 Buhari Support Groups Endorse Atiku [READ MORE]  Basking in the euphoria of its successful outing in Sokoto where it kicked off the campaigns on Tuesday, the party had predicted a similar outing today, saying Nigerians are waiting anxiously to cast their ballots at the polls. The PDP National Vice Chairman (South-West), Eddy Olafeso noted that the party will consolidate on its Sokoto outing to further enlighten Nigerians on the need to vote [Read]

JUST IN: Fayose Involved in Car Accident On Third Mainland Bridge [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Ayodele Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state, was involved in an accident on third mainland bridge in Lagos on Wednesday. Lere Olayinka, media aide of the former governor, announced this on Twitter. He said Fayose was in a stable condition and receiving medical treatment. “Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose was involved in auto accident on 3rd Mainland Bridge in Lagos, a few minutes ago. He is in stable condition as I write while he is receiving medical attention,” he wrote. Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose was involved in [Read]

SHOCKING: Students Sent Packing As 400L BOWEN University Student Allegedly Impregnates VC’s Wife [READ MORE]

  As bizzare and incredible as it sounds, viral reports from social media users suggest that a 400 level student of Bowen University has just gotten the Vice Chancellor’s wife pregnant. Bowen is a private Baptist Christian Nigerian University owned and operated by the Nigerian Baptist Convention, in Osun state. Bowen University is a private Baptist Christian Nigerian university owned and operated by the Nigerian Baptist Convention. Bowen University is located at Iwo in Osun State, Nigeria, and is housed in the old 1,300-acre (6 km²) campus of the Baptist College, a teacher-training institution on a hill just outside the city. The first Baptist University in Africa. NEWS FLAKES NG [Read]

PDP Imported Supporters From Niger Republic For Sokoto Rally – Gov El-Rufai [READ MORE]

  The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Tuesday said the majority of the persons who participated at the Peoples Democratic Party presidential rally which held in Sokoto were from neighbouring Niger Republic. The governor, a member of the ruling party, APC, disclosed this during an inauguration of his campaign commitee in Kaduna. The PDP launched its zonal presidential rally in Sokoto on Monday for the North-west. Thousands of people attended the rally which was addressed by the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar; the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal; and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. However, according to Mr El-Rufai, many of those that attended the [Read]

BREAKING: Again, FG-ASUU Meeting DEADLOCK, Strikes Continues [READ MORE]

  John Izabi,  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that for the umpteenth time, the meeting between representatives of the Federal Government and Officials of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has again ended in deadlock. This translates to the fact that the over five weeks strike embarked upon by the Academic Union would continue until their demands are fully implemented by the federal government. ASUU rising from an emergency meeting held some weeks back in Ondo state embarked on a full scale nationwide industrial action to press home their demands for improvements and revampment in facilities in some of the nation’s institutions [Read]

DSS arrests fake First Lady who Impersonated President’s Wife, gain access to her residence inside Aso Rock

  Amina Mohammed also known as Justina Onuoha, a woman who posed as First Lady, Aisha Buhari, to conduct fraudulent business and also fraudulently gained access into the Presidential Villa posing as the Kogi State First Lady has been paraded by the Department of State Services (DSS). According to the agency’s spokesperson, Peter Afunanya , Mohammed gained access into the Villa in November 2017 posing as the Kogi State First Lady before inviting a businessman to the Villa posing as Aisha who was out of the country. He said, “Amina Mohammed also known as Justina Oluoha, Amina Villa, had on the November 22, 2017, paraded herself as the First Lady [Read]