CRIME

BREAKING: Two Arrested In Kano With 14 Bags Of Fake Ballot Papers [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG has it that two persons have been arrested in Kano State by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for being in possession of fake specimen ballot papers. Confirming the arrest, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the state Police Public Relations Officer, said the suspects were carrying 14 bags of the specimen ballot papers at the time of their arrest. According to Haruna, they were arrested on Wednesday by some policemen attached to the Metro Area Command. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the suspects were said to have confessed to have come from Jigawa State, and claimed that the materials were for sensitisation and orientation. Haruna [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]

Atiku Reveals 30 Corrupt People Working With Buhari [READ MORE]

  Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has listed 30 “corrupt” persons working with President Muhammadu Buhari. The list was released on Sunday, by Phrank Shaibu, Atiku’s Special Assistant on Public Communications. He noted that while most are members of the party, others ran to the party to seek refuge from anti-graft agencies. He named prominent members of the APC like Bola Tinubu, former Lagos State Governor and National Leader of the APC; Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari; Adams Oshiomhole, former Governor of Edo State and National Chairman of the APC; Abdullahi Adamu, a serving senator and former Governor of Nasarawa State; [Read]

SHOCKING! Two Church guards steal pastor’s daughter’s pants in Ondo [READ MORE]

  Two security guards, Samuel Linus and Adekunle Ogundana, who allegedly stole two underwears belonging to the daughter of a clergyman within a church’s premises in Akure metropolis, were yesterday paraded alongside suspected kidnappers by Ondo State Police Command. Briefing newsmen in Akure, the state Police spokesperson, Femi Joseph, said the daughter of the clergyman washed two of her pants and spread them on the line at about 8p.m. in the presence of the guards and by 6a.m., next day, the panties disappeared. Joseph said the suspects, who are attached to the orthodox church, were posted to the apartment, which was highly fortified by a private security outfit in the [Read]

Tribunal Adjourns CJN Onnoghen’s Case Till January 22 [READ MORE]

  The Danladi Umar – led three-man Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday adjourned proceedings involving the charges of non – declaration of assets preferred against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, till January 22. Umar ruled that the tribunal would hear Onnoghen’s motion challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal at the next proceedings. The tribunal adjourned the case after the lead prosecuting counsel, Mr. Aliyu Umar (SAN ), conceded that Onnoghen was improperly served with the charges and the summons . Umar conceded that the CJN was not personally served with the charges and the court’s summons, as required by the law. He, therefore, requested the three [Read]

150 SANs Volunteer To Defend CJN Onnoghen In Court [READ MORE]

  At least 150 Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) have signalled interest to appear before the Justice Danladi Yakubu-led Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday in defence of Walter Onnoghen, the Chief Justice Of Nigeria (CJN), in connection with allegations slammed against him. Sabastine Tartenger Hon, a senior advocate, disclosed this to Daily Trust via a phone conversation. The Code of Condict Bureau is acting on a petition written by Dennis Aghanya, the Executive Secretary of the Anti-Corruption and Research-Based Data Initiative (ARDI), accusing Onnoghen of financial mistrust, including operating domiciliary foreign currency accounts, in apparent disregard for the law that prohibits public officials from having such. In another statement [Read]

JUST IN: One Of the Stabbed Victims of Rowdy Lagos APC Rally ‘AFEEZ ISMAIL’ Confirmed Dead [SEE PHOTOS]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that about thirty minutes ago, One of the victims, “Afeez Ismail” that was shot during the Lagos APC FLAG OFF held earlier On Tuesday is confirmed dead at General hospital, Ikeja. Recall that Lagos APC Strongman MC Oluomo was equally reported as one of the other victims also Stabbed in the neck in the rowdy event that took place in Lagos on Tuesday January 8, 2019. [READ ALSO] 2019: Lagos APC Strongman MC Oluomo Stabbed, Journalists Shot as Thugs Chase Ambode, Sanwo-Olu out of Campaign Venue [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS] See more photos below as obtained by [Read]

LOL! Nigerian lady monitors her panties with cutlass while sun drying them [SEE PHOTOS]

  In light of the recent trending crime of stealing ladies’ panties by alleged Yahoo boys, a quite funny unidentified Nigerian lady has been pictured drying her under wears outside and holding cutlass to save guard them. The lady is certainly not taking any chances with anybody who’d try to steal her underwear and use for ritual purposes as it has been reported occasionally. She’s seen holding a cutlass next to her underwears which were spread on a line. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

Popular lawyer, Ozekhome to lead legal struggles for Senator Dino’s early freedom from Police Custody [READ MORE]

  … 3 lawmakers who convinced him to show up, report to police After more than eight days of hide-and-seek game between him and the police, who had surrounded his palatial Maitama residence, Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, finally showed up, and presented himself to the police in Abuja. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Dino, who had earlier proved defiant and vowed never to report to the police, willingly came out of his hiding, received the trio of Senator Murray Ben Bruce, Senator Atai idoko and House of Representatives member from Rivers State, Boma Goodhead, who had come to his house i in company with his fiery lawyer, Chief Mike [Read]

BUSTED! Ogun APM Guber Candidate, Akinlade indicted in Ogun Revenue Fraud [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Governorship Candidate of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) in Ogun State for the forthcoming Gubernatorial Elections, Hon Adekunle Abdulkadir Akinlade (Triple A) is alleged to have been indicted in massive revenue scam during his time as the SSA taxation to the outgoing governor of the state, Senator Ibikunle Amosun in 2012. Investigations reveal how Hon Akinlade was involved in printing of car number plates outside the Ogun Internal Revenue Service (OGIRS) and printing state government receipts for such transaction without revenue remittance to the purse of the state government. [READ ALSO] 2019: APC Will Lose Ogun Governorship Election, Amosun Insists [READ MORE] An investigative panel set [Read]