Entertainment

Governor Okorocha Gives $25,000 To Miracle, BBNaija Winner, Fulfills Promise

Big Brother Naija 2018 winner, Mr Miracle Igbokwe was at the Peoples House in Owerri, Imo state capital recently to receive Twenty Five Thousand Dollars ($25,000), over N9 million cash promise made to him during the official reception hosted by governor Rochas Okorocha some months ago. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the amount is required for his provisional admission as student pilot abroad. The presentation was made by Mrs Uloma Nwosu on behalf of Rochas Foundation. SEE MORE PHOTOS BELOW:   [Read]

BREAKING: D’banj’s One-Year-Old Son Dies In Pool Accident

Popular Nigerian Singer and entertainer, D’banj and wife Lineo Didi have lost their son, Daniel. Daniel Oyebanjo III who turned a year in May died on Sunday after he drowned inside a pool at Dbanj’s residence in ikoyi, Lagos State. D’banj took to his Instagram page with a black image post to confirm the death, writing: “Trying Times. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful.” It was learnt that D’banj was in Los Angeles to attend the 2018 BET Awards when the tragedy occurred. Our source gathered that the remains of the child have been moved to the morgue. Saharareporters [Read]

SHOCKING: Woman flees with lover’s ATM card after sex, withdraws N1m

  A businessman got more than he bargained for after his lover fled with his Automated Teller Machine card and allegedly withdrew N1m from his bank account. NEWS FLAKES  learnt that the woman, Thelma Kimberly, who is based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, visited the man named Olugbenga at his residence on Victoria Island, Lagos State, on May 17, 2018. Our source’s correspondent learnt that the lovers went round the highbrow area to have fun before they returned home to ‘spice up’ the experience on the bed. The 45-year-old man reportedly slept off after some rounds of sex and Kimberly, 22, fled with his ATM card and a mobile phone. [Read]

Tragedy Hits Nollywood Again as another Icon Dies

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Nollywood producer, Chukwudi Bambino Anachina is dead.  He died in the early hours of today after a long battle with Cancer in a Surulere Lagos hospital.     Popularly known as Bambino,  the deceased was also an actor and event compere. One of his closest friends and mentor, Honourable Tony One Week who disclosed this to our correspondent, described his death as a rude shock Some of his friends and colleagues have taken to the social media to express their shock as well as pay tribute to his memory. In a tribute on his Facebook page, [Read]

BREAKING: Legendary reggae artiste, Ras Kimono is dead

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Legendary musician, Ukeleke Onwubuya, better known as Ras Kimono, is dead. He passed away Sunday morning in Lagos. Ras Kimono was known for the hit singles ‘Under pressure’ and ‘We no want’.   Metro News reports that he was scheduled to travel to the United States Saturday night, but complained of not feeling too well. He was rushed to a hospital in Ikeja, Lagos, then later taken to Lagoon Hospital in the Island. He was aged 60. Meanwhile, Music veterans, Tony Okoroji and Sir Shina Peters have confirmed the incident. Daily post More trending global news and [Read]

PHOTOS: President Buhari breaks Ramadan fast with Tobi Bakre, Sound Sultan, Tania Omotayo, Kunle Afolayan, others SEE MORE PHOTOS HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that this evening, Friday June 8, President Buhari broke his Ramadan fast with some entertainers and Youth Ambassadors at the state house, Abuja. Amongst those invited were BBNaija’s Tobi Bakre, Sound Sultan, Kunle Afolayan, Tania Omotayo and others. See more photos below: STAY tuned to this space for more 247 Fresh global updates and many more hot Gists. [Read]

ENTERTAINMENT: MURIC Leaders battles Falz over ‘This is Nigeria’ music video

Controversies have continued to greet Falz’s new music video, ‘This is Nigeria ’, as the Muslim Rights Concern Director , Prof . Is – Haq Akintola , has given the artiste with the full name , Folarin Falana, a seven -day ultimatum to apologise , bring down the video or face legal action. Akintola made the demand on the account of some girls featured in the video , dressed in hijab and dancing new -rave “shaku shaku ”. The MURIC leader said the musician ’s representatives did not need to speak to the group , but should go to the press and offer an apology or issue a statement . [Read]

Davido, Tiwa Savage gear up for 2018 BET Awards [SEE FULL LIST]

Popular Nigerian singers, Davido and Tiwa Savage are currently gearing up for the forthcoming 2018 BET Awards which both Acts have been nominated for. Both artistes were nominated in the category of ‘International Act.’ NEWS FLAKES NG Entertainment Desk gathers that the list of nominees has however been made public since Tuesday, May 15, 2018, but all nominees have soon been soliciting for votes and supports from their fans and followers across the globe. The 2018 BET Awards is scheduled to hold on Sunday, June 25, 2018 at the Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, California, United States. Davido who was recently crowned Artist of the Year at the recent Headies 2018. [Read]

#BBNaija: Alex Slays In Red Skirt, Sends Out Controversial Message (Photos) SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

Asogwa Alexandra Amuche Sandra of the Big Brother Naija 2018 fame has made a bold fashion statement with a red shirt that rhymes with the colours of her hair. “B!tches will become believers” was the inscription on the back of the shirt worn by Alex who has been romantically-linked her former strategic partner, Tobi. The inscription has sparked some discussions on social media as the Enugu State native joined Nigerians in celebrating Democracy Day yesterday.   “I know a girl that sees life in a way people hardly do. I know a girl that sees strength in uniqueness. I know a girl that everything hurts but nothing hurts. I know [Read]

Bobrisky threatens to pay thugs to beat up Uche Maduagwu READ MORE HERE >>>

Bobrisky has had enough with actor Uche Maduagwu and he is ready to take their online beef to the streets. The Nigerian cross dresser has threatened to pay people to beat up the controversial actor who has been coming for him on social media. Bobrisky added that after the deed has been done, he will hand himself over to the police. See his threats in the screenshot below. Meanwhile, Bobrisky has reacted to the widely held belief that he is gay by declaring that he only sleeps with women. Bobrisky who disclosed that he is not even sure of his gender as he very much loves to be a girl [Read]