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Shocking! EFCC Arrests Proprietor, Students of Yahoo Yahoo School [READ MORE]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested the proprietor of a Yahoo Yahoo training school in Lagos, Frank Chinedu. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Chinedu, 22, was arrested alongside eight students of the unnamed training centre located at 14, Animashaun Street, Progressive Estate, Ojodu Berger, Lagos, while receiving lectures in internet fraud activities. The students are: Ahmed Musa, 24; Desmond Eze, 29; Preye Kingsley, 23; Benjamin Irabor, 21; Benjamin Opah, 19; Akapo Prosper, 22; Innocent Paul, 20 and Olamide Edun, 20.   The suspected internet fraudsters were arrested under cover on May 22, 2019, following intelligence reports received by the Commission about their involvement in [Read]

See The Man Blogger Blessing Okoro Claimed His House Was Hers (Photos)

    Although she had yesterday claimed the matter has been resolved with the owner after it was revealed she posted photos of the house for clouts. Okoro Blessing in the audio admitted to faking the house, and she planned on waiting for a while for the whole saga to die down, before she builds a replica of the house so as to launder her own image online. The blogger was arrested earlier today, and forced to make a video to admit that the 7-Bedroom duplex she claimed to have built from scratch does not belong to her.   Who Is Onye Eze Money? Well for Nigerians that have have asking [Read]

Nigerians Blast Young Lady As She Shows Off This Cucumber (Photos)

A young Nigerian lady is currently under fire for showing off her big cucumbers online. The lady who goes by the nickname ‘Adadick’ who once said she can no longer control how much she desires to have s.ex with popular Instagram big boy, Ray Hushpuppi, before she gets married, is being slammed over her cucumber posts. Many have called her derogatory names because of that and said she should be ‘ashamed’ of herself. In a video shared by Isokoboy, a Nigerian Instagram complainer and influencer, the young lady was called out over her display of the cucumbers. Meanwhile, see her earlier online post asking men to choose their size of [Read]

Boko Haram Asked ex-President Jonathan to covert to Islam — Clark

ASABA —ELDER statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, has said Boko Haram sect audaciously sent a message to Dr Goodluck Jonathan when he was President to covert to Islam. Clark, who declined pressure from admirers and interest groups to celebrate his 92nd birthday, on Saturday, said the mounting insecurity in the country, which President Muhammadu Buhari has been unable to tackle in the last four years, was seriously distressing to him. He disclosed that there was a top-level conspiracy among top government officials and highly placed politicians in the killings and violence by Boko Haram, adding that service chiefs at the time were present at a meeting during which an abducted hostage, [Read]

Settle Your Problem At Home, Don’t bring it to AU, Obasanjo tells Nigeria

A former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, said on Monday that the African Free Continental Trade Area Agreement will not be hindered by Nigeria’s reluctance to sign up to the process. Obasanjo made the remark in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during the opening session of the Stakeholders’ Dialogue on Continental Trade and Strengthening the Implementation of the AfCTA . The dialogue was organised by the African Union Commission and the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa . The former President was reacting to concerns raised by one of the discussants at the event , on the need for stakeholders to look into the implications of AfCTA without Nigeria, the continent’s biggest [Read]

BUSTED! BBNaija Nina’s DM leaks again, plans fake Bentley gift for her birthday [SEE PHOTOS]

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Nina’s Direct Message has leaked again and it reveals how the reality star plans to rent a Bentley and fake buying it for her birthday. Her DM was leaked and it revealed her chat with a friend where she requested the number of a car hire company so she could rent a Bentley for a month and deceive her followers and the public that she acquired it for her birthday. This certainly must be an embarrassing situation for the model as the chat details her plan to break the internet with the news that she bought herself a Bentley for her birthday. Looking at the [Read]

Blogger Blessing Okoro Arrested By Owner Of House She Owns

Blessing Okoro arrested by Billionaire Onye Eze, the owner of the house she claimed belongs to her, few days ago. She was captured in a video, handcuffed. This is coming just a day after she confessed that she posted the photo of the house for clout and motivation to herself. She had earlier claimed ownership of the house but was busted by the real owner of the house who called her out on social media. She summoned the courage to confess that it was all a stunt. In an audio released she admitted that she begged the gatekeeper of the house to allow her to take pictures in front of [Read]

Missing Adewura’s body found in Lagos canal

It was dashed hopes for the Bello family after the dead body of their daughter, Adewura Lateefat, was allegedly found floating in a canal at the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos, 12 days after she was declared missing. The 26-year-old got missing on May 15, in Lagos and was last sighted by her colleague who dropped her off at Medical Road, opposite Ikeja bus terminal. At about 6:00p.m. of same day, she had reportedly told her sister that she was around Cement Bus Stop on her way home. That was the last anyone heard of her. The family raised an alarm on social media and a public search began for [Read]

Ex-Lagos Deputy Gov To Buhari: Don’t jail looters in your second term, kill them

•Asks President to set up Truth, Restitution and Recovery Commission Alhaja Sinatu Ojikutu is a former deputy-governor of Lagos State. She served in the administration of Sir Michael Otedola. In this interview, Ojikutu speaks on what she believes President Muhammadu should achieve for Nigeria in his second term due to begin on May 29. The inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for second term comes up next week. What are your expectations in the fresh term? I congratulate President Buhari on his re-election, and our prayer is that he will succeed in taking Nigeria to the next level as he promised during his campaigns. We also hope that he will be [Read]

Censors Board Bans Bobrisky’s Nollywood Movie For Promoting Homosexuality

Censors board may ban BobRisky’s movie for promoting homosexuality The National Film and Video Censors Board has set up three panels to analyze and classify a film titled, ‘Bob Risky in Love’ starring Idris Okunneye aka Bob Risky. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the movie was produced by Nollywood Namaste Production company while Ken Steve Anuka was the director. In the movie, Bobrisky portrays a transgender woman named Cherechi who traveled out of the country as a man only to return to the village as a woman to the chagrin of his fiancee and relatives. [Read]

President Buhari Arrives Ogun, Set To Commission Amosun’s Projects

Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Abeokuta, Ogun State capital. Buhari is in the state to commission some of the projects of the outgoing Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, christened “Legacy Projects”. His presidential chopper, NAF 540, touched down at Arcade Ground, State Secretariat, Oke-Mosan at exactly 10:18am. He was received by Governor Ibikunle Amosun, Governors Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti) and Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), Others   [Read]

Ogun Govt Cancels Sanitation Exercise for May [SEE REASONS HERE]

  Ogun State Government has cancelled the Monthly Environmental Sanitation Exercise Scheduled for tomorrow, May 25, 2019.  A release signed by the Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Bolaji Oyeleye stated that the cancellation was in difference to the Visit of President Muhammadu Buhari for commissioning of Senator Ibikunle Amosun’s Legacy Projects across the state. According to the release, the cancellation will afford residents to come out en masse to welcome the President to the State. The release reiterated the State government’s commitment to promoting a clean, safe and healthy environment for all. [Read]

Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Election, Dismisses Eleka’s Appeal

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Supreme Court has upheld the election of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State. In a unanimous judgment on Friday, a five-man panel of the court dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the last governorship election in Ekiti, Kolapo Olusola Eleka. In the lead judgment by Justice John Okoro, the court held that the appeal was unmeritorious and proceeded to uphold an earlier judgment by the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which affirmed the decision of the election tribunal, to the effect that Fayemi was validly elected. Details later. [Read]

JUST IN: Supreme Court declares PDP winner of Zamfara polls, nullifies APC candidates’ elections

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Supreme Court on Friday nullified the elections of all the candidates of the All Progressives Congress in Zamfara State in the 2019 general elections. Delivering a unanimous judgment of the five-man panel led by the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, the apex court declared the first runners -up in the 2019 general elections in the state as the winners of all the posts earlier declared to have been won by the APC and its candidates . Justice Paul Galinje, who read the lead judgment upheld the decision of the Sokoto Division of the [Read]

Oyo State Workers Begin Indefinite Strike

Oyo State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday directed all public workers in the state to begin strike “with immediate effect”. The industrial came barely six days to the end of Governor Abiola Ajimobi’s administration in the state. A memo dispatched yesterday evening to workers by the secretary of the NLC in the state, Mohamed Ibrahim, stated that the strike would be in force until further notice. [Read]