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BREAKING: President Buhari Embarks on Four-Day Medical Trip to UK READ MORE HERE >>>

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammed Buhari will later today, Tuesday undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom. This is contained in a recent official  press statement issued by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu in Abuja. The rest of the statement reads: “In the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the President had a meeting with his doctor. The Doctor requested the President to return for a meeting which he agreed to do. President Buhari will return on Saturday, May 12th. [Read]

ENTERTAINMENT GIST: 12th Headies Awards Holds Amid Glitz and Glamour SEE FULL LIST OF AWARDS & WINNERS HERE >>>

The 12th (HEADIES Awards took place on May 5th, 2018 at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island Lagos. The glamorous event which had in attendance the creme de la creme of the Nigerian Music Industry was well Hosted by Bovi and Seyi Shay. Here is the full list of winners as put together by NEWS FLAKES Entertainment Desk: BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR BUTTERFLIES – OMAWUMI HALLELUYAH – FUNBI PONMILE – REMINISCE HEAVEN – BANKY W JOROMI – SIMI – (WINNER) BEST POP SINGLE MAD OVER YOU – RUNTOWN ALL OVER – TIWA SAVAGE YEBA – KISS DANIEL ISKABA – WANDE COAL AND DJ TUNEZ IF– DAVIDO – (WINNER) FIA [Read]

BOMBSHELL>>>INSECURITY: There May Be No Nigeria Nor Elections in 2019 – Adeboye READ FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

**FG not doing enough on killings, says CAN, PFN, others Will there be elections in the country next year as widely expected? The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, fears there may not be, especially if the wave of killings by herdsmen is not stopped immediately, NEWS FLAKES NG gathered. He even fears there may be Nigeria unless the authorities find a lasting solution to the problem. Speaking at the May 2018 Holy Ghost service on Friday night, Adeboye stated that there was no way he could continue to keep quiet while the killings, which have been counted in thousands this year alone, [Read]

BREAKING: Ekiti APC Governorship Primary Election Disreputed, Declared Inconclusive READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the All Progressives Congress primary election to choose the party’s candidate for the upcoming governorship election in July, ended in chaos on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti as some persons disrupted the process, forcing the electoral committee to abruptly end the exercise. The process which kicked off at about 8.45am with accreditation of delegates, had been largely peaceful with voting beginning immediately after the accreditation. Although security arrangement for the exercise was fairly okay, the suspected thugs who disrupted the process managed to beat security check to fling the ballot boxes in different directions as policemen battled to stop [Read]

GIST: Sir Alex Ferguson Rushed to Hospital SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

Get Well Soon Sir Alex!! Fresh reports reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that former Manchester United Manager, Sir Alex Ferguson was rushed to a hospital on Saturday following a subarachnoid brain haemorrhage. WHAT IS A SUBARACHNOID HAEMORRHAGE? Meanwhile, A subarachnoid haemorrhage is an uncommon type of stroke caused by bleeding on the surface of the brain. MORE DETAILS SHORTLY ON: www.newsflakes.com.ng [Read]

News: TRENDING 2018 NIGERIA ACHIEVERS AWARDS 4.0 NOMINATIONS NOW Open Read Full Story Here>>>>

2018 NIGERIA ACHIEVERS AWARDS 4.0 NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN Let the Nominations Start Rolling in…. To Nominate, visit www.nigeriaachieversawards.com Click on category Select the desired category Fill the form with required details And click on submit. You can nominate as many times as possible. NIGERIA ACHIEVERS AWARDS 4.0. Its all about celebrating great achievements For Sponsorship, Partnership and Enquiries,Contact; 07032225615(WhatsApp Only) Kindly Repost To Spread the News #celebratinggreatness# #celebratingimpact# #celebratinggreatachievers# #celebratingnigeriafinest# [Read]

GIST: #BBNaija’s Nina Has Apologizes For Revealing That Miracle Has Been Banging Her READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG Entertainment Desk gathers that #BBNaija Nina has issued an apology to her fans after her recent interviews stirred mixed reactions on social media. Nina posted this apology after she got a backlash for saying in Interview that she and Miracle,winner of BBNaija 2018 were intimate in the house…. Recently, the Big Brother Naija finalist was asked by interviewers to clarify the state of her relationship with the winner, Miracle Igbokwe, and her boyfriend Collins. Her bluntness was often found repulsive (read sample here), stirring major backlash from fans who expected her to respond wittily. Well, Nina says she is learning. In a now-deleted response shared on her [Read]

POLITICS: President Buhari Meets with Donald Trump in Historic Fashion, Gives Press Statement SEE PHOTOS AND READ MORE HERE >>>

K President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria is away in Washington DC on an historic visit to meet with President Donald J. Trump at the White House on a special invitation. The President touched down in the United States yesterday Monday April 30 where both Presidents spoke on a whole lot of issues, addressing key areas that will improve on the relations between both countries and Africa as a whole. Below is a transcript of President Buhari’s Press Statement after a closed-door meeting of both Presidents as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: PRESS STATEMENT BY MR. PRESIDENT AT THE PRESS CONFERENCE IN THE WHITE HOUSE ROSE GARDEN, DURING HIS VISIT TO [Read]

JUST IN: Guru Maharaji Dispels death Rumour, Says “I’M BEYOND DEATH” SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the self -acclaimed living perfect master , Sat Guru Mahraji , has said he was excited when he heard the rumour of his death , stressing that he will live more that 500 years on Earth. Some social media users had , on Friday , posted ‘ report ’ of Maharaji ’s death but checks revealed that the report was false . Some of the online users later deleted the report while a few apologised for the post. Speaking on a radio programme monitored in Ibadan on Saturday, Maharaji said only those who disobeyed the creator died , adding that his death rumour pointed to [Read]

GIST: Dead Man Buried Inside “Cooking Pot” Coffin In Ghana SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

. A viral photo is currently circulating on social media showing a funeral in which the deceased was buried inside an unusual coffin – a cooking pot. In the photo which was said to have been taken in Ghana, some pallbearers were seen dancing and performing other acrobatics with the coffin hoisted on their shoulders. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that it was not immediately clear if the coffin was to depict the deceased’s profession while alive or the creative genius of his family. However it is, it sure achieved its purpose as it has become a major topic of discourse on social media. [Read]

GIST: Ekiti – born Aarinola Olaiya Breaks Nearly Three Decade Record At OAU READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Records are usually meant to be broken but this time, it’s was a clean clearance as Miss Aarinola Olaiya from Usin Ekiti, Ikole Local Government of Ekiti State, Nigeria broke a –  28 year old jinx in one of the most prestigious universities in Nigeria ‘the OAU. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that she was able to secure well over  12 Distinctions. 17 Awards awaiting her on Convocation Day. Obafemi Awolowo University released her Final MBChB result and this wonderful, cheerful and Hot Brain lady broke the almost 3 decades old Record in the Presence of Distinguished Professors in Surgery Department like Almighty: Professor Adejuyigbe, Professor Lawal, Professor Akinola, Professor Adesunkanmi, [Read]

BREAKING: Oba of Benin visits Ooni READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II , has just arrived at the palace of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, for a visit. The Oba arrived at the palace in Ile-Ife at 1:15pm with his chiefs and some dignitaries from the ancient city of Benin. Prominent traditional rulers and notable indigenes of Ife, who joined the Ooni to receive the Benin monarch are the Orangun of Ila, Oba Wahab Oyedotun, traditional rulers from Ile Ife and Dr. John Odeyemi. Security is beefed up around the Ooni’s Palace at Enuwa in Ile Ife as an armoured personnel carrier, armed policemen and other security agents are [Read]

BREAKING: Odigie Oyegun withdraws from APC Chairmanship race, fixes new dates for Congresses, National Convention READ MORE HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced new dates for this year’s ward, local government and state congresses even as our source gathered yesterday that the party’s National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has shelved his national chairmanship ambition. It could however not be confirmed whether the decision was connected to Oyegun’s visit to the Presidential Villa on Thursday night. But on Tuesday, he described the purported endorsement of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole by the South-South zonal leadership of the party as “absolutely childish.” Chief Odigie-Oyegun, who spoke with newsmen at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja, said [Read]

CONFIRMED: Sat Guru Maharaji Is Dead, One Love Family Sect Leader Dies Of Tuberculosis In Ibadan READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Self Acclaimed Living Master Sat Guru Maharaj Dies Of Tuberculosis thus confirming the story making rounds on the social media that the self-acclaimed sect leader is dead. According to sources close to the Spiritual leader in Ibadan, he passed away yesterday evening after a long time battle with tuberculosis. Since the news broke around 6pm on Friday, scores of people have been visiting the One Love Family cult village popularly referred to as Satguru Village on the Lagos Ibadan Expressway.  Cell phones and Cameras have been barred on the property to avoid taking photos of the self acclaimed Living Master who believes he is a [Read]

BREAKING: Oyo Speaker, Rt Hon Michael Adeyemo Slumps, Dies READ FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

By Admin, Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Tragedy has hit the people of Oyo State as the Speaker of the State’s House of Assembly, Rt Honourable (Barrister) Michael Adeyemo has slumped and died. The sad news was broken to our source by insiders from the state’s Assembly this morning. Though details are still being expected as at the time of filing this report, we can authoritatively inform that his corpse has been deposited at the University of Ibadan’s anatomy department. Said our source “his colleagues on oversight function have suspended their activities and are now with his corpse in UI” More Updates [Read]