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BBNaija2019: Anita Joseph, MC Galaxy Campaign For Mercy Lambo in Lagos

– Nollywood actress, Anita Joseph and siger MC Galaxy, have taken to the streets Lagos to campaign for BBNaija’s Mercy – The actress shared clips in which they were marching on streets of Ikeja, encouraging people to vote for Mercy as the BBNaija grand finale beckons – Joseph also stated that Mercy is blessed and God will make a way for her to win the show LAGOS – Many social media users have been showing support for BBNaija housemate, Mercy including many celebrities. Just recently, Nollywood actress, Anita Joseph and singer, MC Galaxy, all took to the streets of Lagos to campaign for the housemate who is also known as [Read]

TEACHERS’ DAY GIFT: Gov Abiodun reinstates two teachers sacked by Amosun

ABEOKUTA – Gov. Dapo Abiodun has announced the immediate reinstatement into active service of Mr Olusanjo Majekodunmi, who until his compulsory retirement by the Senator Ibikunke Amosun led government was the deputy director, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, the department in charge of setting the disputed English Language question for the states unified examination in 2015 . Also, Oludare Ilekoya, a former Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Teachers who was compulsorily retired over the 2016 world teachers’ day was also reinstated. The Ogun State Governor, who made the announcement at the celebration of the World Teachers Day, with the theme, ” Young Teachers; The Future of the Profession”, [Read]

BREAKING: Gov Fayemi begins payment of N30,000 minimum wage

EKITI – There was a thunderous ovation at the venue of this year’s Teachers’ Day on Saturday , as the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi announced his readiness to begin the payment of N30,000 minimum wage to workers from October, 2019. Fayemi said the measure is to stimulate workers, especially taechers, to be able to deliver the best to the state and reclaim the lost glory and pride of being the education nerve centre of the country. The Governor spoke at Oluyemi Kayode stadium in Ado Ekiti during the 2019 celebration of the Teachers’ Day, with the theme: “Young Teachers, the Future of the Profession”. NEWS FLAKES NG [Read]

Truck Driver Kills Wife For Reporting Him To Her Mum

OGUN – A truck driver identified as Kazeem has allegedly killed his wife, Raimot, for visiting her mother. The incident happened at their residence at Agbalagada compound in Adatan area of Abeokuta, Ogun State. Sources said the couple had been engaging in scuffles following which Raimot reported Kazeem to her mother. Kazeem was said to have warned his wife against visiting her mother. It was said that Raimot who previously had a son called Farouk with an unnamed man visited her son who lives with her mother. The visit was said to have angered Kazeem who told Raimot on her mobile phone not to return home in her own interest [Read]

Emir reveals what may lead to another civil war in Nigeria

Alhaji Samaila Muhammed Mera, the Emir of Argungu, has warned that Nigeria risks another devastating civil war if the calls for the country’s break up are not halted. The first class monarch and foremost traditional ruler said the nation is better off as one entity. The monarch pointed out that if Nigeria was separated today, each of these ethnic groups would start rising against each other, waging supremacy war and this would lead to another civil war. He said, “I am not a constitutional lawyer or politician. Whatever restructuring would take place in this country, my sincere advice is that we are better off to remain one Nigeria than divided [Read]

[VIDEO] Don’t bother when another woman sleeps with your husband ~ Felix-Adejumo advises ladies

Pastor Funke Felix-Adejumo, President of the Funke Felix-Adejumo Foundation has stirred controversy on social media when she told her female congregation not to cry or bother when other women slept with their husbands. Felix-Adejumo, in a sermon, was very emphatic and told women not to cry or fight with the strange women, but that they should top up their dresses and made sure they walked in a way that the women would know that they were not bothered. “Stop crying, why must you kill yourself because one stupid girl slept with your husband? Don’t ever go and fight with the woman, in fact you should top up your dresses and [Read]

Anxiety As Facebook, Instagram remove accounts from Nigeria, give reasons [READ MORE]

Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts, pages and groups from its social network platforms over alleged involvement in coordinated inauthentic behaviour. The tech giant said it removed a total of 443 Facebook and 125 Instagram accounts, as well as 200 pages and 76 groups originating in the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Nigeria and Indonesia. In a blog post on Thursday, Facebook said that one of the operations was sharing local news in targeted countries and promoting content about UAE as well as criticism of Qatar, Turkey and Iran, NAN reports. A smaller operation was involved in “domestic-focused coordinated inauthentic behaviour in Indonesia,” with fake accounts sharing content in support of [Read]

‘At Age 50, I still love sex and wants to re-marry’ – Actress Ayo Adesanya

Delectable Actress, Ayo Adesanya in an interview stated that she doesn’t feel old yet as she is still sexually active and wants to give another shot at Marriage. In her words; “I’m willing to give another person one last chance. Now, I am 50. I want to let go. I want to give marriage another try. If I get the right person, I’ll get married again. Nobody is perfect but I need someone that can balance me up. He has to be God fearing, romantic and have some money. Romance is very important. I want an extremely romantic man. God is a good God. He knows what I want, and I believe [Read]

BREAKING: Court Grants Sowore Bail Again With Stringent Conditions

  ABUJA – The Federal High court sitting in Abuja on Friday granted the Publisher of Sahara Reporters and #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore, and Olawale Bakare bail with stringent conditions. Sowore’s bail conditions include N100 million and two sureties in like sum. One of the sureties must own landed property and deposit N50 million, and prohibited from travelling outside Abuja. Bakare was granted bail to the sum of N50 million and prohibited from travelling outside Osun State. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu said Sowore and Bakare are prohibited from addressing the press until the completion of the trial. NEWS FLAKES NG  had earlier reported that Justice Taiwo Taiwo has asked the Department [Read]

Govt may sack workers to meet minimum wage demand – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Thursday, said that the demand of labour over the implementation of the new minimum wage would cost the Federal Government N580 billion annually. Ngige said that such adjustment, in line with labour’s demand, was not sustainable as the government would have to lay off some workers to be able to meet their demands. The minister said government cannot afford that kind of money now, adding that the focus of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government is on workers on grade level 1 step 1 and level 6 step 1 where the impact of the wage would be felt by workers. The Minister disclosed [Read]

PDP rejects re-introduction of toll gates, says it’s ‘anti-people’

ABUJA – The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has strongly rejected plans by President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to return toll gates on highways across the country. It would be recalled that the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, announced that the Federal government is concluding plans to re-introduce toll-gates on Federal highways. He disclosed this when he spoke to state house correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting yesterday October 2nd. In a statement released by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP ”laments that such insensitive idea, in the midst of excruciating economic hardship and high costs of living occasioned by the incompetence and harsh policies of [Read]

Cult War: Another final year student gunned down in CRUTECH

  CALABAR – Tragedy again has struck Cross River State University of Technology, CRUTECH, as another final year student of Elementary Education department has been shot dead by suspected rival cult group. The student, simply indentified as Felix, from Abi local government area, was gunned down on Thursday about 3:30pm while he was just walking around in company of his friends on campus. This is coming barely two months after one suspected cult leader, James, from Abi local government area of Cross River, was gruesomely killed. The incident has thrown the entire institution into panic as a good number of students have taken off for fear of reprisal attacks even [Read]

Army Arrests IPOB Spiritual Leader, 27 Others

The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that its troops on Operation Mesa have arrested 27 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra and recovered an AK-47 rifle from one of them, Oliver Onyebunachi, in Imo State. According to the military, the IPOB members, who were 23 men and four women, were apprehended by troops of 144 Battalion, 82 Division, on October 1. The army noted that the IPOB members had a spiritual leader, Pa Michael Madumere, a 56-year-old, who hailed from the Ideator South Local Government Area of Imo State. The army Operations Media Coordinator, Col. Aminu Iliyasu, in a statement said the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur [Read]

Two Sex Workers Fight Dirty, Naked Each Other Over Snatching Of Customer [VIDEO+PHOTOS]

The moment two call girls were captured on camera fighting over snatching of customer… Lol See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [READ ALSO] S*x Workers To Increase Charges Due To Inflation, Tax Hike, Says Proud Member, Enning See trending video below too as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; View this post on Instagram Two Sex Workers In Fights Dirty Over Snatching Of Customer A post shared by Nationnewslead (@nationnewsleadd) on Oct 3, 2019 at 2:03pm PDT [Read]

S*x Workers To Increase Charges Due To Inflation, Tax Hike, Says Proud Member, Enning

Sex workers in the country will soon increase fees they charge clients after increment in electricity, airtime etc. in the country. Patience Enning who is a proud ‘Asahawo’ made this revelation and sent a strong warning to other prostitutes who have made their mind to charge old fees to be very careful. According to her, there is increment on every item in the country and same will apply to their fees they charge because they cannot be chopped without making any profit out of their business. [Read]