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US Will Vehemently Monitor Nigeria Election And Its Outcomes — CIA [READ MORE]

  The United States Central Intelligence Agency, (CIA) has said that the United State of America will through satellite monitor Nigeria election and its outcome with promise to impose sanctions and visa denials to anyone culpable of election malpractices. The Republican reports that the American agency also raised the alarm of influx of foreigners from Chad, Niger, Cameroon, Sudan, into Nigeria for the purpose of aiding electoral malpractices. Read the CIA findings below: “Over the past few weeks, we have recorded within the Chad, Niger area, a massive movement of mercenary and weapons. From our findings, we discovered that majority of the thugs and mercenaries including the possession of light [Read]

Man Charges Parents To Court For Giving Birth To Him “Without His Consent” [READ MORE]

A 27-YEAR-OLD MAN IS TAKING HIS PARENTS TO COURT FOR GIVING BIRTH TO HIM “WITHOUT HIS CONSENT.” Raphael Samuel has argued that despite his “great relationship” with his family, he cannot bear the thought that giving birth to him is synonymous with “kidnapping and slavery.” Samuel who is originally from Mumbai is an “anti-natalist” and argues that it is unfair to subject a child to the “rigmarole” of life because their parents chose to have fun. In an interview with The Print, he said “I love my parents, and we have a great relationship, but they had me for their joy and their pleasure. ‘”My life has been amazing, but [Read]

Body Bag Comment: El-Rufai Spoke in National Interest – Presidency [READ MORE]

  Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, has defended Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, who came under heavy criticism on Wednesday over his comment on an NTA programme. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that El-Rufai had said foreigners planning to intervene in the elections will leave in “body bags”. The comment prompted the reaction of the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) which vowed that its observers would not be deterred in carrying out their duties. In a statement, Shehu said having made a clarification on the comments he earlier made on the role of other countries and bodies in elections, there was no need dragging the issue further. “We have [Read]

2019 Polls: PDP Condemns El-Rufai for issuing death threat to foreigners [READ MORE]

  The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly threatening foreigners in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Governor El – Rufai has slammed the United States, United Kingdom and European Union’s reactions to President Muhammadu Buhari’s suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, as “most irresponsible”. According to him, they cannot dictate to the Federal Government. Onnoghen was suspended over alleged false asset declaration . The US , UK and EU had questioned the legality of Onnoghen ’s suspension by Buhari without the input of the National Assembly. They also faulted the timing of the CJN ’s suspension against [Read]

Crime: EFCC Arrests Five Suspected Internet Fraudsters, Recovers N31m [READ MORE]

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested five suspected Internet fraudsters, and also recovered N31 million from them. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the suspects – Paul Duru, Daniel Effiong, David Gold, Moses Gold and Eke Kelechi, were arrested following a petition received by the EFCC from a new generation bank. The bank had observed suspicious transactions on an account belonging to Duru, after he received N63 million. He was subsequently arrested by operatives of the EFCC. His arrest led to the apprehension of the other suspected fraudsters. Investigations revealed that Duru was hired by Effiong, a “catfisher”, who presented himself as Arbara Williams, [Read]

2019 Presidency: See Details of what Buhari said at APC rally in Benue [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]

  PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI HAS DISCLOSED THAT THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION, NNPC, WILL SOON COMMENCE “DRILLING FOR A DEEPER SEARCH FOR OIL AND GAS IN THE BENUE TROUGH.” Buhari explained that this was the next step following the commencement of drilling in the Kolmani River area, located within Bauchi and Gombe States. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG;   [Read]

Gov Ganduje Makes U-turn, Releases Kano Stadium for Atiku Presidential Rally After Initial Denial [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State, has granted the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) permission to use the Sani Abacha Stadium for their presidential campaign rally slated for the weekend. Subsequently, Ganduje ordered immediate stoppage of the ongoing renovation works at Sani Abacha Stadium, Kofar Mata. Ganduje had been unwilling to release the stadium to PDP under the guise of ongoing renovation works. But a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, indicated that the directive does not affect ongoing overhaul of the Indoor Sports Complex. According to the statement, the Governor has directed the [Read]

BOMBSHELL! Reading bible from your phone in church does not show respect to God – Apostle Suleman [READ MORE]

  – Apostle Johnson Suleman has advised church members not to read the bible from their phones or tablets – The pastor noted that it is not a sin to read the bible from a phone, but it is disrespectful to God – He advised that reading from phone can be done anywhere else except the church of God NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that popular Nigerian pastor, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has urged his church members to desist from reading the bible from their phones or tablets. The pastor noted that the holy book says open the book not open the phone. The pastor who is the general overseer of Omega [Read]

BOOM! Buhari Scores Another Own Goal At Ekiti Rally, Says he came into Office in 2005, Nigerians React [READ MORE]

  Nigerians have taken to social media to react after a video of President Muhammadu Buhari saying he was elected into office in 2005 at the Ekiti State APC rally today. This follows other mistakes already made by the president at APC campaign rally in other states, which has got some people saying the president might be suffering from dementia. One of those who have reacted to this development is Femi Fani Kayode who took to Twitter to share the video and wrote; Buhari has done it again!Today as he addressed the crowd at his Ekiti rally he told them that he was elected into office “in 2005”. The senility [Read]

Strike: ASUU denies receiving N163bn from FG [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday denied receiving the sum of N 163bn from government in a bid to suspend the three -month -old strike. In a statement titled, ‘Re: N163bn released to ASUU: Putting the record straight,’ signed by the Ibadan zonal coordinator of the union, Dr Ade Adejumo , the union, said, “Once again , the attention of our union has been drawn to another piece of misinformation which gives the impression that ASUU collects money from government. “For umpteenth time , let it be known that our union is a patriotic organisation whose activities are driven by principled conviction [Read]