HEALTH

BREAKING: Former US President George Bush Dies at 94 – READ MORE

  UNITED STATES – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that George H.W. Bush who was hospitalised shortly after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush has passed on at the age of 94. George Bush was the 41st president of the United States, and helped guide the world out of a four-decade Cold War. “Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro and I are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died,” his son, former president George W. Bush, said in a statement released on Twitter by a family spokesman. “George H.W. Bush was a man of the highest character and [Read]

Police nab two suspects for Allegedly Selling Elephant, Buffalo Meat in Imo

  OWERRI – Police in Owerri, the Imo State Capital have nabbed Two men have for allegedly selling Elephant and Buffalo meat to local indigenes. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the President of the Nigerian Association of Zoological Gardens and Wildlife Parks (NAZAP), Mr. Francis Abioye, who is also the Director of the Imo State Zoo, made this disclosure through a statement issued be association Public Relations officer (PRO), Vitalise Ortese in Abeokuta on Friday. Ortese stated that the incident reportedly occurred on Wednesday, after the attention of the security agents were brought to the development. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that he disclosed that the two arrested men, Mr. [Read]

Shock as ‘Runs Girl’ University Student Runs Mad after allegedly being used for money rituals in Ijebu-Ode 

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Efemieyah Blessing, a 300Level Student of the Department of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko has lost her Memory after dropping off from a Lexus Car in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State. In a recent online post by an eye witness, Blessing is said to be a student Of Political Science Education 300L in Adekunle Ajasin University and was popularly referred to as a ‘Runz Girl’. However, details surrounding this ugly trending news remains sketchy as at PRESS TIME, but rumours have it that the victim may have been used for money rituals. More Details Shortly!! STAY TUNED!! See more photos below as obtained [Read]

Ex-president Mugabe seriously ill, seeks treatment in Singapore, Unable to Walk Again – READ MORE

  Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe has been receiving medical treatment in Singapore for the last two months and is no longer able to walk, though he should return home next week, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday. Mr. Mugabe, 94, who ruled the southern African nation for nearly four decades since independence from Britain in 1980, was forced to resign in November 2017 after an army coup. Mr. Mnangagwa told ruling ZANU – PF supporters at a rally in Murombedzi, Mr . Mugabe ’s village some 100 km ( 60 miles ) west of the capital Harare, his predecessor had been due to return on October 15 but that [Read]

LIFESTYLE: Regular Breast Sucking By Men, Infants Prevents Cancer, Increases Immunity – Doctor

  The Woman’s breasts are filled with hyper-sensitive nerve endings that get stimulated when touched, sucked or licked. Men love to suck the breast just as women love their breast to be stimulated. But some men avoid a woman’s breast as soon as she gets pregnant because they believe the breast milk is harmful to Adults. BUT CAN AN ADULT ALSO TAKE BREAST MILK? YES… Breast milk is quite beneficial for adults too… It increases an adult immunity as it does in children. BENEFITS TO THE WOMAN: It helps to balance the cardiovascular system. If a woman breast is sucked for a long period of time, it increases the heart [Read]

BREAKING: Popular Radio OAP Tosyn Bucknor ‘AREA MAMA’ dies at 37 – READ MORE + SEE PHOTOS

  Nigerian media personality, actress and social media content creator Tosyn Bucknor has been reported dead . NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Tosyn, was found dead by husband, Aurelien Boyer, a French national, when he arrived at home from work on Monday night. Wale Adigun, a former colleague at Top Radio, wrote on his Twitter account. “So full of life, excitement and always willing to lend a helping hand. This is so devastating!! “Rest on Voice of Lagos. Rest on Tosyn Bucknor,” . Also, Onome Obruthe, husband of her sister Funke Obruthe-Bucknor, confirmed the death of the petite media personality Oluwatosin Bucknor, popularly known as Tosyn Bucknor who was born [Read]

Ganduje Bags ‘2018 Best Governor’ Award Despite Corruption Allegations

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Telegraph newspaper has crowned Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State the Best Governor in 2018 in the areas of health and education despite an unresolved bribery allegation against him. The award came at a time Mr Ganduje is facing allegation of collecting $5 million kickback from contractors. Background The Daily Nigerian, an online medium, had first published a series of videos showing Mr Ganduje collecting bribes from contractors in what the newspaper called a sting operation. Similar videos soon surfaced online sparking a national outrage and demand for investigation by Nigerians. Although the videos were also authenticated by PREMIUM TIMES in-house experts, the videos [Read]

OMPAN inaugurates Edo Chapter, as members donate blood – READ MORE

  Worried by the chronic blood shortage and insufficient blood banks in hospitals across the state, members of the State chapter of the Association of Online Media Practitioners of Nigeria, OMPAN, have made voluntary blood donation to the National Blood transfusion service. The exercise which took place at the Conference Hall of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ Edo state council in Benin City was the highpoint of the inauguration of the Edo state chapter of OMPAN. Speaking during the exercise, the state chairman of OMPAN, Don Ofure Osehobo who is a blogger and online media practitioner said blood donation should be a civic duty because it helps to save [Read]

40 million Nigerians suffering from mental disorders – Nigerian government

The Nigerian government has disclosed that an estimated 40 million Nigerians, are believed to be suffering from mental disorders. Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Abdulaziz Mashi Abdullahi, who blamed the country’s high burden of mental disorders to inadequate attention paid to mental illnesses, misconceptions and lack of awareness on the part of the Nigerian public, added that more people will be disabled by psychological challenges than complications arising from HIV/AIDS, heart disease, accidents, and wars combined by the year 2020. Speaking on Monday at the ongoing mental health action committee and stakeholders workshop in Abuja, Abdulaziz said; “In Nigeria, an estimated 20%–30% of our populations are believed to suffer [Read]

2019: I am Mentally Fit and Stable, Sanwo-Olu tells INEC

  The Lagos State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress , Mr Babajide Sanwo -Olu, says he has never been declared unfit and having unsound mind at any point in time . This is contrary to allegations levelled against him by the Lagos State Governor , Mr Akinwunmi Ambode . The governor on September 30 , 2018 while addressing a World Press Conference alleged that Sanwo -Olu was once a patient at the Gbagada General Hospital , Lagos , where he underwent rehabilitation . Sanwo -Olu had emerged as the governorship candidate of the party in the state based on the support received from the Mandate Movement of the [Read]