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Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur Davis, dies at 69

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Afeni Shakur Davis, the mother of one of hip-hop’s most seminal and iconic figures, has died at age 69, the Marin County, California, sheriff’s office said Tuesday. Though she is best known as Tupac Shakur’s mom, Shakur Davis also was a Black Panther as a young adult and an activist and philanthropist in her later years. Deputies responded to a family member’s call reporting “a possible cardiac arrest” at Shakur Davis’ Sausalito home about 9:34 p.m. Monday, the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said. Shakur Davis was taken to Marin General Hospital, where she died at 10:28 p.m., the office said. There was nothing suspicious about [Read]

Tiwa Savage leaves Mavin Records, Don Jazzy writes moving Tribute to Her…She Responds [READ MORE]

One of the biggest African female acts, Tiwa Savage has left Don Jazzy’s Record Label, Mavins Record.. and she has signed a record deal with Universal Music Group. Some of the facilitators present at the signing of the deal on Thursday, May 2, 2019, are Joel Katz, Efe Ogbeni, Vanessa Amadi (Stealth Management), Sipho Dlamini, Managing Director of Universal Music South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa (English-speaking), Adam Granite, Executive Vice President, Market Development at Universal Worldwide and Sir Lucian Grainge, Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group Worldwide. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that as an effect of this contract, the singer has also left the Don Jazzy-founded, Mavin Records [Read]

BOOM! My ex-husband Olakunle Churchill is a Yahoo boy, Not Obasanjo’s Son, Tonto Dikeh Reveals in New Video [WATCH VIDEO]

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has spilled the beans on her relationship with ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill. The films star has been known to rain insults on the father of her son on social media and she appears to have revealed the reason for her intense dislike for him. In a revealing video on her YouTube channel, Tonto spoke on Churchill’s diabolical ways, his dealings with internet fraud, his family and how Nigeria’s former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, is not his father like he claimed. Tonto explained that Churchill is into cyber fraud popularly called Yahoo Yahoo. According to her, she found out when she caught him in the middle of red candles [Read]

Wow! Kylie Jenner gifts her boyfriend, Travis Scott a Lamborghini for his birthday [SEE PHOTOS]

Kylie Jenner is definitely spoiling Travis Scott on his birthday! The “Butterfly Effect” rapper, who turned 28 on Tuesday, took to his Instagram Story to reveal that his “wifey” is celebrating his birthday big this year. “Wifey u go in every time,” the rapper wrote alongside a pic of his new silver Lamborghini. And the gifts didn’t stop there! The 21-year-old beauty mogul also decorated their home with balloons, had gifts wrapped in photos of their little girl Stormi, and had a pair of Air Jordan sneakers made up of flowers. Kylie even shared a NSFW b-day message to her beau, where she cheekily teased plans for making baby No. [Read]

BREAKING: ‘Baba Suwe is Still Alive and Kicking, Not Dead’ – Mr LATIN

Mr Bolaji Amusan, the President of Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Association Of Nigeria (TAMPAN), popularly known as Mr Latin, has debunked the rumour that veteran actor, Babatunde Omidina, also known as Baba Suwe is dead. NEWS FLAKES NG observed that the rumour of Baba Suwe’s death has gone viral  on different social media, where it was reported that he died in America. Mr Latin while reacting on his Instagram page disclosed that Baba Suwe is not dead, that people should to stop spreading fake news Baba Suwe is dead. ”Baba Suwe is not dead, he is still alive, stop reporting fake news, he is still strong, thank all for [Read]

Remembering Dagrin 9yrs After: Nobody Can Step Into His Shoes – Fans React [SEE REACTIONS]

On this day, some nine years ago, famous Nigerian indigenous rapper, Olaitan Olaonipekun, popularly known as ‘Dagrin’, lost his life. Dagrin died following complications from injuries he sustained in an auto-crash. The highly charismatic rapper incorporated Yoruba, English and Pidgin English in his songs giving them a different feel that set him apart from many others within the time. [READ ALSO] SHOCKING! Olajumoke Orisaguna aka “Jumoke oniburedi” Officially Divorces Her Husband [READ FULL GIST] NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in remembrance of his death and in celebration of his life and musical legacy, fans from all around the world have taken to social media to eulogize the rapper who some have [Read]

SHOCKING! Olajumoke Orisaguna aka “Jumoke oniburedi” Officially Divorces Her Husband [READ FULL GIST]

Sad news for Olajumoke’s fans as the model has reportedly divorced her husband, and also changed her surname to Chris. You will recall that Olajumoke and her (now ex) husband ran into a rancour into who is the boss of their home and how Olajumoke has turned him into a house husband. He claimed that since Olajumoke broke into limelight, she became rude, while he also accused her of infidelity. [READ ALSO] Da Bull and The Beauty: Amokachi and Tonto Dikeh in rumoured romance [READ FULL GIST] In an interview with Punchng.com , Olajumoke denied all the allegations made by her baby daddy against her. She said; “Anybody can say whatever [Read]

Da Bull and The Beauty: Amokachi and Tonto Dikeh in rumoured romance [READ FULL GIST]

Desmond Ekwueme,  ●After Dinner & Deep Dance In Abuja Last Thursday former Super Eagles forward Daniel “Da Bull” Amokachi went on a dinner with award winning actress, Tonto Dikeh in Abuja. They both danced holding hands intimately and hugging afterwards. Reports suggest that Tonto invited Da Bull on this outing which was filmed by cameramen and photographers on the request of the actress. NEWS FLAKES NG exclusively gathers that hours later Tonto posted the photos on her instagram writing: “on a dinner with Da Bull Daniel Amokachi”. This has set tongues wagging as there are insinuations and speculations by members of the public especially fans of both stars that they [Read]

2019 African Drum Festival: Ogun Set to Host 21 Countries, 71 Independent Participants, Others

ABEOKUTA – Not less 21 African countries, 23 troupes and 71 independent participants will feature at the 2019 edition of African Drum Festival annually held in Ogun State, Southwest Nigeria. The drum festival according to the Chairman, Local Organizing Committee who is also the Deputy Governor, Mrs. Yetunde Onanuga, about 26 states of the federation have also signified interest in participating in this year’s edition. Onanuga said the festival which berthed in 2016 has not only repositioned and placed Ogun State on the world map of culture and tourism, but has become an enduring legacy. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the LOC Chairman equally added that few European and American [Read]

‘Nigeria Under You is Hellish’, Nollywood Star, Omotola Attacks Buhari, Osinbajo

Nollywood superstar actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has attacked the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The actress described Nigerians quality of life under Buhari’s leadership as nothing far from hell. Omotola is also an Amnesty International campaigner. She stated this in a series of tweets on Sunday evening. She wrote, “The Country Under your watch is Hellish! @ProfOsinbajo @MBuhari @NGRPresident.” She also charged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Mr Buhari to act fast. The actress spoke against the backdrop of the recent upsurge in extrajudicial killings even by security personnel across the country. She added, “The lack of Money in circulation, now coupled with the continuous Assault and killings by uniformed men. [Read]

I Don’t Hate My Dad For Molesting My Mum – Helen Paul [READ FULL GIST]

Nigerians were shocked when popular comedienne, Helen Paul, revealed that she was a product of r-pe while celebrating the doctorate degree she recently got from the University of Lagos. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in an encounter with Sunday Scoop, Helen Paul said she didn’t regret sharing the true story of her birth. She stated, “I chose the occasion to reveal the story of my birth because I dedicated the degree to my mother. There is time for everything and I felt it was time to tell the world. Apparently, it’s not even my story; it’s my mother’s. I am humbled and grateful to God for seeing me through the [Read]

Yahoo Boys Should Stop Buying My Music – Simi

LAGOS – Nigeria music artiste, Simi has taken the fight against internet fraudsters to the next level. In a live Instagram video, she spoke extensively on the negative effect the act of Yahoo boys has caused on hard-working Nigerians, who have been rejected as a result of bad image. Simi recently called out Yahoo boys in her cover of Kizz Daniel viral music challenge and a fan told her to leave Yahoo boys alone because most of them are the ones buying her songs and watching her videos on Youtube. Simi then went on to respond that internet fraudsters should desist from buying her CDs as she cant afford to [Read]

“Who Send You Go Buy Car?” – Davido Mocks Mayorkun For Going Broke [SEE FULL GIST]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in a funny live IG video chat, popular musician Davido was seen having a video chat with Mayorkun after complaining of going broke and unable to make a wristwatch with ice box after buying expensive Mercedes benz on his birthday. Meanwhile his record label boss Davido replied him in pidgin, he said, “Who send you go buy car” and this has got some of their fans talking. Is this the fake life they talked about? Why will an artist go broke just to buy an expensive car?” Watch the video below; “You sha wan remind us say we no get m #Mayorkun cries out as [Read]

Any man who cheats on me will be drugged, made to sleep with Bobrisky – Cardi-B

A video has surfaced online showing American rap sensation, Cardi B, threatening to make any guy who cheats on him sleep with a ‘tranny.’ Tranny is a derogatory term for a transgender, transsexual, transvestite, or cross-dressing person. Nigeria’s internet personality, Bobrisky is popular for being a cross-dresser. Cardi B was heard in the video saying she will get the cheating guy drugged and drunk, and made him to have all kinds of sex with someone like Bobrisky. Watch video below: [Read]

Flavour Opens School for the blind in Liberia (SEE PHOTOS)

Popular Nigerian singer, Flavour has excited his fans after a kind gesture of building a school for the blind in Liberia. Flavour, 35, did this to honour his friend, Semah G. Weifur. Flavour linked up with Semah in 2017 for the first time after he was impressed by the youngster’s rendition of his iconic single, ‘Mama’ at a peace concert organized by Liberian singer, Juli Endee. Flavour then featured him on ‘Most High,’ a gospel track off his fifth studio album, Ijele – The Traveler. [Read]