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Governor Okorocha Gives $25,000 To Miracle, BBNaija Winner, Fulfills Promise

Big Brother Naija 2018 winner, Mr Miracle Igbokwe was at the Peoples House in Owerri, Imo state capital recently to receive Twenty Five Thousand Dollars ($25,000), over N9 million cash promise made to him during the official reception hosted by governor Rochas Okorocha some months ago. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the amount is required for his provisional admission as student pilot abroad. The presentation was made by Mrs Uloma Nwosu on behalf of Rochas Foundation. SEE MORE PHOTOS BELOW:   [Read]

SHOCKING: Lagos Virgin Girl Barks Like Dog After Rape By Muslim Cleric 

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a self-professed Muslim cleric, Mustapha Hammed, has been apprehended by the Lagos State Police Command after allegedly raping a female student of the College of Education, Akoka, Lagos. Hammed, 23, was said to have raped the 29-year-old student in the Ikorodu area of the state under the guise of providing spiritual cleansing for her. After having carnal knowledge of the victim, who was said to be a virgin, the cleric allegedly wiped the blood off from her private part with a white handkerchief. Few days after the incident, the victim was said to have begun to bark like a dog, which alarmed her family members [Read]

GIST: How Crisitiano Ronaldo’s Champions League Goal Led to Juventus Transfer

The shocking move of Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid to Juventus for around 100 Million Euros is now complete, but how did it happen? According to Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici, Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal against Juventus in the Champions League knockout stages was more or less what caused the transfer. Ronaldo scored a stunning bicycle kick against the Italian champions last season in the Champions League and such was the majesty of the goal that Juventus fans stood to applaud him for it. From that moment, Juventus knew they wanted Ronaldo. “The crazy idea started after the crazy goal he scored against us,” Paratici told Sky Italia. “(Ronaldo’s agent) Jorge [Read]

Executive Order 6 is Most Potent Weapon Against Corruption – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has described the Executive Order Number 6, recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, as the Administration’s most potent weapon against corruption. Addressing a press conference in Lagos on Sunday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, also defended the constitutionality of the Executive Order, saying those opposed to it should go to court. Executive Order No. 6 of 2018 aims to, among others, restrict dealings in suspicious assets subject to investigation or inquiry bordering on corruption in order to preserve such assets from dissipation, and to deprive alleged criminals of the proceeds of their illicit activities which can otherwise be employed to allure, [Read]

I Will Challenge Fayemi’s Victory in Court, Says Election is ‘MOST AUDACIOUS ROBBERY’- Olusola

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Professor Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, has vowed to challenge the victory of the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, at the Election Petitions Tribunal. Olusola described Fayemi’s victory as “the most audacious electoral robbery of our recent history.” Addressing a news conference in his office on Sunday, Olusola claimed that he won the election with more than 70 per cent of valid votes cast in the 16 council areas and vowed to reclaim his ‘mandate’ by judicial means. He alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) leveraged on federal might to pervert the electoral process, [Read]

BREAKING: Fayemi wins Ekiti election with 197, 462 votes

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) candidate in the Ekiti governorship election, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has won the governorship election according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in majority of the 16 local councils in the state. Fayemi, though, has not been declared the winner by the INEC yet as at PRESS TIME which is as a result of an observation about an alleged inducement of voters in the election raised by an agent of the PDP. The INEC results, showed that Fayemi polled 197,459 votes. His PDP rival Professor Olusola Eleka got 178,121 votes. Eleka won in his local council of Ikere-Ekiti, Emure, Efon and Ado-Ekiti. [Read]

TRAGEDY: Heavy downpour, flooding wreck havoc in Ogun, kill two, many homeless

Residents in major cities and towns in Ogun State, especially its capital Abeokuta yesterday were greeted by a heavy downpour and flood in the late hours of Thursday evening, destroying properties worth millions of naira while rendering many homeless and hopeless. The heavy downpour which started at about 4:30pm fell unceasingly till the later part of the night and caused unimaginable havoc to most residents and traders in and and around the state capital, leaving them to count their losses. Some of the areas affected include Kuto-isabo bridge, Oke Sokori, Lafenwa, Kuto, MKO Abiola stadium fence, many houses in Amolaso, Totoro, Iyana mortuary, Ago ijesha, Grammar school, Itoku amongst other [Read]

FAAC suspends meetings indefinitely over under-remittance by NNPC

The Chairman , Commissioners of Finance Forum , Mr . Mahmood Yunusa , yesterday said the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee ( FAAC) had agreed to suspend meetings indefinitely until an effective revenue collection process is implemented . According to a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) report, Yunusa made the declaration in Abuja after the monthly FAAC meeting ended in a stalemate for the third consecutive time in one month. He said that the committee was tired of battling with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation ( NNPC) over oil revenue collections. The chairman said that FAAC had already taken the matter before President Muhammadu Buhari . “But in the short term, [Read]

APC Moves To Weed Out PDP In FG Agencies

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the All Progressives Congress (APC) may have begun plans to finally remove persons who are of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) extraction still holding positions in government agencies and parastatals. This, the party said will ensure that the change mantra is properly implemented as non-party members cannot run with a vision they do not share. Chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole revealed this while inaugurating elected National Executives of the 39-member Non-National Working Committee at the party’s National Secretariat, yesterday. Oshiomhole who insisted that the party was ready to interface with genuine party members, that were aggrieved, however said there was no place for [Read]

BREAKING: Antonio Conte sacked by Chelsea paving the way for Maurizio Sarri’s arrival

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Chelsea have finally sacked Antonio Conte and paved the way for Maurizio Sarri to replace him as the club’s new head coach. Owner Roman Abramovich has risked paying Conte his full £9million compensation bill with the Italian ready to take a year out if no big jobs become available. NEWS FLAKES further gathered that Abramovich held off sacking Conte to see if a job became available that would save Chelsea having to pay him off, but the club have been left with little choice but to act – despite the Italian returning to take pre-season training since [Read]