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Leceister City Move To Secure Samuel Chukwueze’s Signature, Man City, Arsenal Show Keen Interest

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that English Premier League club, Leicester City have table a bid to sign Nigeria winger, Samuel Chukwueze. The 20-year-old is among the nine forwards Brendan Rodgers shortlisted in his efforts to turn the fortunes of the club around for the coming season. The former Swansea and Liverpool gaffer also pencilled Maxwell Cornet, Brais Mendez, Bertrand Traore, Leon Bailey,Florian Thauvin, Nicholas Pepe,Hakim Ziyech and Malcom on the shortlist. Leicester are understood to have made contact with the Villarreal winger, although Manchester City and Arsenal have also made enquiries. At 20 years and 49 days, Chukwueze became the youngest scorer at [Read]

Gov Makinde Publicly Declares N48bn Assets, ‘Explain The Source of Your Wealth’ – APC challenges

  Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, has publicly declared his assets — and he is worth over N48 billion.  The governor, who said he has fulfilled one of his campaign promises, encouraged members of his team to do the same. According to a statement by Taiwo Adisa, chief press secretary to the governor, Makinde of Oyo had cash at hand and in the bank worth N234,742,296.01, as at May 28, 2019. In dollar terms, the Governor has cash valued at $30,056.99 as at the same date. Properties, including the developed and undeveloped as well as household items indicated on the asset forms, showed that the governor is worth N2, [Read]

CULTISM: Rival Gang Axe Final Year Student To Death While Writing Exam, Others Flee

Cultists in the Cross Rivers State University of Technology, Calabar campus on Monday killed a 500- level Electrical Engineering student simply identified as James. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that James, who was suspected to be a cultist too, was gunned down by members of rival gang while writing the first semester examination. According to the report, after noticing that the gunshot didn’t kill James, the attackers decided to use axe on him until he was confirmed dead. After hearing gunshots and being alerted that a student has been shot dead at the Electrical Engineering Department, some lecturers in the Civil Engineering Department of the institution made a mild announcement in [Read]

#BBNaija: [VIDEO] Why I think Tacha is ‘a Witch, Using Jazz’ – Jackye Blows The Whistle

Big Brother Naija 2019 Housemate, Jackye has speculated that Tacha is a ‘witch’. Jackye speaking to the official host of BBNaija, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu during the live eviction show, said Tacha may be using Jazz in the house. [READ ALSO] #BBNaija: How Ella, Kimoprah Were Evicted, Mercy, Tacha Reign Supreme [CLICK TO SEE HOW FANS VOTED FOR THEIR FAVOURITE HOUSEMATES] “I told Khafi that Tacha brought jazz into the house because of her bracelet. “The bracelet has some symbols which I have read about,” she said. However, Tacha denied bringing jazz in to the house, adding that the bracelet is part of the brand she sells on Instagram. Watch the video below [Read]

#BBNaija: How Ella, Kimoprah Were Evicted, Mercy, Tasha Reign Supreme [SEE HOW FANS VOTED]

It is the second week in the Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem House, It was also an eviction day.. and Ella and Kimoprah were evicted from the house, having had the lowest votes. The votes results are in, and Mercy had the highest vote. Mercy took the lead with 29.26% While Tacha had 28.77% Sir Dee had 21.77% Kimoprah had 14.82% Ella had 5.38% Nominations resumes later today, while voting commences at 7:30 pm after the nomination show. [Read]

BREAKING: [Insecurity] Obasanjo Writes President Buhari Another Open Letter [READ LETTER HERE]

Elder statesman, Olusegun Obasanjo has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the current security issues plaguing Nigeria. The letter was released by his Special Assistant on Media matters, Kehinde Akinyemi on Monday. “Dear President and General Buhari, I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those residents in Nigeria. Since the issue is of momentous concern to all well-meaning and all right-thinking Nigerians, it must be of great concern to you, and collective thinking and [Read]

BREAKING: Algeria break Nigerians hearts, Defeat Eagles 2-1 for AFCON final

John Izabi,  Riyad Mahrez with a superb last minute match-winning Free kick goal as Nigeria reaps rewards of playing sluggishly defensively rather than a tight marking and attacking – minded strategy… Odion Ighalo got the consolation goal from the penalty spot after VAR review after an Ekong own goal in the first half. Algeria to face Senegal who defeated Tunisia 1-0 in Friday’s final while Nigeria plays Tunisia in the 3rd place match on Wednesday. #Have_Ur_Say 🎤   [Read]

OLAKUNRIN’S DEATH: VP Osinbajo Visits, Condoles With Pa Fasoranti’s Family [SEE PHOTOS]

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday visited Chief Rueben  Fasoranti at his residence to commiserate with him over the death of his daughter, Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, who was killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Friday along the Benin/Ore expressway Osinbajo who arrived at the Fasoranti residence at exactly 9:10 am was accompanied by the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. See photos below; Tribune [Read]

BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Senator Elisha Abbo’s Uncle, Abduct Stepmother

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG  as at PRESS TIME has it that Unknown gunmen have killed an uncle to the embattled Senator representing Adamawa North, Elisha Abbo and abducted the nursing stepmother. Abbo is currently facing court case and under investigation by Senate committee over the slapping a woman in an Abuja sex toy shop. It was reported that the Senator had his country home invaded Saturday morning by gunmen who have now put him in the news once again. An eyewitness account has it that the gunmen struck the family house of the senator in Muchalla ward of Mubi North Local Government Area of the state at 1am [Read]

98m Nigerians now living in multidimensional poverty, says UN

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) says slightly over 98 million Nigerians are living in multidimensional poverty. Multidimensional poverty is the measure of lack which encompasses the various deprivations experienced by poor people in their daily lives – such as poor health, lack of education, inadequate living standards, disempowerment, poor quality of work, the threat of violence, and living in areas that are environmentally hazardous, among others. According to the new report seen by NEWS FLAKES NG, only 46 percent of Nigerians are poor, when poverty is measured based on income. However, when other dimensions are considered, more than 50 percent of the country are poor. The new report by [Read]

Newly-wedded Wife, Four Others Killed, Eight Injured in Ogun Road Crash

Five persons, including a newly-wedded wife, have been confirmed dead in an accident involving a truck and a commercial bus along Abeokuta-Ibadan highway yesterday night. NEWS FLAKES NG learnt that the groom and seven other passengers were injured in the accident, while two persons escaped unhurt. The Madza Bus marked MUS 367 XU, was reportedly conveying passengers from Ibadan to Abeokuta when the accident happened around 9.30pm. The Public Relations Officer of the Traffic Compliance Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun State, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the accident. The TRACE PRO disclosed that a truck with registration number LAR 114YD and a yellow bus were involved in the accident. He said the [Read]

MAPOLY Releases Supplementary Admission Lists, Gives Deadline

The Management of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta has announced the release of the supplementary lists of admission for candidates into National Diploma (Full-Time only) and Full-Time and Part-Time Higher National Diploma Programmes for the 2018/2019 academic session. By this development, all candidates who have applied for admission into aforementioned programmes for the 2018/2019 academic session should check their statuses on the Polytechnic’s website: www.mapoly.edu.ng to accept their provisional admission offer. Candidates, who must have been offered provisional admission on the respective lists, however have till Friday, 26th July, 2019 to pay the mandatory acceptance fee of Twenty-Five Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N25,500.00) only via the Polytechnic’s portal on www.mapoly.edu.ng Interested [Read]

Zlatan Ibile shares money to children dancing “soapy” in traffic [SEE VIDEO]

Nigerian singer, Zlatan Ibile was spotted in traffic sharing money to some children dancing to trending dance, “Soapy” which was introduced by his colleague, Naira Marley. The singer is seen cheering the young lads on as they sing and dance to songs made by himself and colleague and has been making waves on the streets for weeks now. He then goes on ahead to share ‘mint’ thousand Naira notes to the kids – who were actually dancing in the rain – before leaving them. Watch video below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

Suspected Fulani Herders Kill Afenifere Leader’s Daughter in Ondo, Obasanjo reacts

Yoruba socio – cultural organisation , Afenifere , says it has received information that Mrs . Funke Olakunrin , daughter of Afenifere chairman , Pa Reuben Fasoranti , has been killed by persons suspected to be herdsmen . The spokesman for Afenifere , Mr . Yinka Odumakin , said this in a terse message sent to The PUNCH on Friday . According to Odumakin , the 58 – year -old woman was heading to Ore Junction from Akure , Ondo State , when she was attacked and shot by the herdsmen . [READ ALSO] Fasoranti’s daughter’s death: Nigeria is diminished by Continued Herdsmen Attacks – Obasanjo He said , “We have [Read]

World’s first PORN university to open in Colombia with lectures on ‘what matters in an erection’ and ‘live sex workshops’

PORN actress Amaranta Hank has just opened the world’s first University of Porn. The sex-school offers workshops and conferences which specialise in production, acting and sales of pornographic materials. The X-rated star originally worked as a journalist, and rose to fame in her home country of Colombia after losing a bet in which she promised to strip naked for a shoot with SOHO magazine if her home football team, Deportivo Cucuta got promoted to the top division. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that Following the success from her racy snaps, Hank opted to change careers and hasn’t looked back since. ‘LIVE PRACTICES’ Now she wants to help budding porn producers [Read]