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PHOTOS: Egyptian and Liverpool Striker, Mohammed Salah Wins UCL Player Of The Week Award SEE PHOTOS HERE >>>

PHOTO NEWS 📷 . . For his brilliant form this season, Egyptian and Liverpool Striker, Mohammed Salah has been gifted the UEFA Champions League Player of the Week Award ahead of current world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo,  mostly for his scintillating performance, goal and wonderful assist  against fellow English English side, Manchester City in their first leg quarter final clash played at Anfield in the course of the week which ended 3-0 in favour of the reds. The talented Striker has been in the form of his life since the commencement of the season, especially leading his country to the world cup mundial after years of absence as [Read]

SPORTS: Sunday Oliseh Wins Legal Battle Against FORTUNA SITTARD SEE FULL GIST HERE >>>

The Royal Dutch Football Association KNVB has ruled that Fortuna Sittard must pay Sunday Oliseh part of his Salary as Compensation “Dutch court finds Fortuna Sittard guilty for not being a good employer to Sunday Oliseh and sanctions Fortuna. “The Federation gave the President of Fortuna Sittard (Isitan Gun) one week to pay me the compensation or to withdraw the request to terminate my contract. If he does withdraw it means he will pay more that the stipulated compensation fee.” Most importantly The Knvb Court stated that Oliseh has not acted as a bad employee!” Oliseh wrote on Twitter. “Consequentially, negating false claims made by Fortuna. God is great! “The [Read]

SPORTS: EXPOSED! Man City were offered Pogba in January – Guardiola READ MORE HERE >>>

Manchester City were offered the chance to sign Manchester United’s Paul Pogba during the January transfer window, according to City manager Pep Guardiola. “I said no. We don’t have the money to buy Pogba because he is so expensive,” Guardiola told reporters on Friday as he attacked the conduct of agent Mino Raiola. More details soon …. [Read]

OFFA ROBBERY: Governor Ahmed visits victims, promises to pay medical bills READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has promised to pay the medical bills of victims of Thursday’s armed robbery attack in Offa, headquarters of Offa Local Government Area. Ahmed made the promise when he visited the victims at the General Hospital in Ilorin on Friday. The governor had earlier ordered that the victims be relocated to Ilorin from Offa for adequate treatment. He also directed that medical experts be mobilised from other states to Ilorin so as to give the victims prompt treatment and support. Ahmed, who went round the wards to meet with the victims, described the incident as unfortunate. He commiserated with families who lost loved ones and also [Read]

EDUCATION: IMSU VC, Prof Obasi Says Nina Will Under Go Moral Rehabilitation Upon Return From BBNaija House SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES gathers that the Vice Chancellor of Imo State University, Prof Adaobi Obasi Says Nina Will Under Go Moral Rehabilitation Upon Return From BBnaija House According to multiple reports on social media, the Vice Chancellor of Imo State University, Prof Adaobi Obasi saying that one of the 2018 ongoing Big Brother Naija Housemates, Nina will undergo rehabilitation on her return to purge her of any bad influences she might have picked up while featuring in the BBN show Vice Chancellor of the institution reportedly told some Owerri based journalists that the measure is to forestall and foreclose any of the bad influences being transmitted on other students of the [Read]

SECURITY: President Buhari approves $1bn to fight Boko Haram SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of $1 billion for the purchase of arms to aid in the fight against Boko Haram insurgency. Reports have it that the minister of defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, disclosed this on Wednesday, April 4, following a security meeting with the president. He said they reviewed the security situation of the country before te president gave his approval for more equipment to be purchased. The minister said: “I can inform you that of recent, our leader, President Muhammadu Buhari, gave approval for the purchase of more equipment for the military, worth $1 billion. “This is a normal meeting of security agencies in the country. As usual, [Read]

ENTERTAINMENT: Rapper, Olamide May Get Married To His Babymama Before The End Of April READ MORE HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES Entertainment Desk has it that All things being equal, popular Nigerian street-pop rapper, Olamide, may tie the knot with his baby mama, Aisha Suleiman, before the end of the month. According to TS Weekend, there is a big plan on ground for the wedding which is very much likely to hold in the month of April. The source says: “Remember that he recently proposed to his baby mama and the only love of his life, Aisha. I can assure you that plans for marriage have reached advanced stages, and before the end of the month, both will tie the knot in a ceremony that will [Read]

GIST: I was suppose to get married before coming to the #BBNaija house – Tobi Bakre  READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Big Brother Naija housemate, Tobi Bakre has revealed how he was supposed to get married to a lady before the show. Tobi made this known while in company of fellow BBNaija housemates, Alex, Miracle and Anto. He said he refused to tie the knot with the lady who was good in nature and homely. “Her name is Omotunde,” Tobi said. “I should have gotten married to her but I didn’t see the process through. Everybody knows about this in the family, even her sister as well.” Tobi Bakre quickly made a shoutout to Omotunde, saying he wished things went the way it should have. Anto, however was quick to warn [Read]

BREAKING: Tension Grips NASS As Another Senator Dies READ MORE >>>

Senator Mustapha Bukar Of The All Progressives Congress, In Katsina Has Died, NEWS FLAKES has Learnt. Bukar, Who Represented Katsina North Senatorial District (Daura Zone) Where President Muhammadu Buhari Comes From, Was Said To Have Died After A Brief Illness On Wednesday Morning In Abuja. At The Time Of His Death, The Lawmaker, Who Was The Vice-Chairman Of The Senate Committee On Power, Was 63 Years Old. Bukar, Born In Daura On December 31, 1954, Was A Civil Engineer By Training. Bukar’s Sudden Demise Comes Two Weeks After Another APC Lawmaker, Representing Bauchi South, Senator Ali Wakil, Slumped And Died At His Residence In Abuja. Wakil Was Among The Ten [Read]

SPORTS: RONALDO RULES AGAIN as Champions League Comes Alive Across Europe READ MORE HERE >>>

There is no stopping Cristiano Ronaldo in Europe. In the lead-up to Real Madrid’s Champions League quarter-final first leg away to Juventus, Gianluigi Buffon called the 33-year-old an “assassin”. And that description proved prescient as he shot down the Italians’ dreams once again scoring a wonderful brace, one of which is a brilliant bicycle kick which attracted a standing ovation even from the Juventus supporters with Marcelo providing the third for a sweet 3-0 away win in the first leg quarter final clash of UCL 201772018 season. Last season it was in Cardiff. Madrid met Juve in the final of the competition and Ronaldo registered twice on the night in [Read]