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BREAKING: Ronaldo Bags Another Int’l Trophy As Portugal win Inaugural UEFA Nations League

The hosts’ victory in UEFA’s newest competition denied the Netherlands its first trophy since the 1988 European Championship. Portugal has won the inaugural UEFA Nations League tournament, beating the Netherlands 1-0 in Sunday’s final for its second title in three years. Goncalo Guedes scored the winner early in the second half to give Portugal its first trophy since the 2016 European Championship. The hosts’ victory in UEFA’s newest competition denied the Netherlands its first trophy since the 1988 European Championship. The revamped Dutch team was seeking some redemption after failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and the 2016 European Championship. Cristiano Ronaldo, coming off a hat trick in [Read]

Nigerian Pastor Poju Oyemade Celebrates Liverpool Victory in Church With Cake [SEE PHOTOS]

A popular Nigerian pastor and founder of the Covenant Christian Church Poju Oyemade celebrates the victory of his Football club, Liverpool in church with some of his members after the team won at the just concluded Champions League games. See photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; Recall that NEWS FLAKES NG had earlier reported that Liverpool defeated fellow English Premiership club, Tottenham Hotspur by 2 goals to nothing in this season’s final of the UEFA Champions League played in the city of Madrid. [Read]

BOOM! My Father is The Best President Nigeria Has Ever Had – Abacha’s Daughter

Gumsu Abacha, the first daughter of late Nigerian Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, has claimed that Nigerians is still missing her father’s leadership style. Gumsu Abacha stated that she had drawn this conclusion after she had keenly monitored peoples trending comments on political events via the social media. Gumsu said “Nigeria would have been better today with the leadership of Gen Sani Abacha ,but Nigerians think with their mouths and not with their Brains, I will continue to respect my Father for his doggedness in seeing that, the black man can do without the assistance of the white man. He led Nigeria well, forget about the Yoruba propaganda against [Read]

SHOCKING! Eagle’s Coach, Gernot Rohr Drops Iheanacho, Ajayi Ahead of AFCON 2019 [SEE FULL LIST]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Super Eagles Head Coach Gernot Rohr has dropped Leicester City attacker Kelechi Iheanacho and Rotherham United Midfielder Semi Ajayi from the squad for the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. Iheanacho endured a difficult time with his English Premier League club side last season, with Jamie Vardy preferred in Leicester City’s Brenda Rodgers attacking formation. The former Manchester City youngster only scored once in the league last season as he struggled for game time , however he was a surprise inclusion in his country’s 25 provisional squad for the African Cup of Nations in Egypt. Rohr had previously hinted that the forward lacks confidence [Read]

[PHOTOS] Ex-Governor’s Wife Marries Another Man

The wife of the former governor of Taraba state, Mrs Hauwa Suntai Danbaba has set to re-marry to another man. Recalled that the former governor of Taraba state who was seriously injured when his self-piloted plane crashed in Yola, Adamawa State on October 25, 2012. Danbaba Suntai later died in his home while undergoing rehabilitation for brain injuries he sustained from a plane crash. Hauwa Suntai Danbaba, the wife of former Taraba state governor has shared pre-wedding pictures with her new fiancé.   [Read]

Gov Dapo Abiodun Appoints Somorin As Chief Press Secretary

The Ogun state governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has appointed Mr Sunday Olakunle Somorin as his Chief Press Secretary. Currently pursuing his PhD in Communications at the University of Technology Sydney Australia, Mr Olakunle Somorin, holds a B.Ed (Hons) degree in English from the University of Port Harcourt and a Masters Degree in International Affairs & Diplomacy from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaira. The new Chief Press Secretary is an experienced editor with a rich work history in the media industry. [READ ALSO] Ogun Governor in Dilemma Over Political Appointments [READ MORE] A former London Bureau Chief of This Day Newspapers, Somorin is skilled in Editing, Public Speaking, Journalism, and Strategic Communications, [Read]

BREAKING: Dokpesi in Tears As NBC Shutdown AIT, Raypower Until Further Notice

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has suspended the operating  license of Daar Communications PLC. The Director General of the NBC, Modibbo Kawu stated this Thursday evening while briefing journalists in Abuja. He said Daar communications have turned themselves into a bad example of what a broadcast station should be. AIT and Raypower stations are owned by Daar communications Details later   [Read]

WOW! Yinka Aiyefele, Wife Welcome Set of Triplets in US [SEE PHOTOS]

  Gospel singer Yinka Ayefele is said to be in jubilation mood as he reportedly welcomes a set of triplets with his beautiful wife. A source close to the couple confirmed the news to newsmen. According to the source, Yinka’s wife had a safe delivery in the US. The gender of the children are yet to be disclosed, however, Mother and children are said to be very much healthy. Yinka who is physically challenged physical after he was involved in an automobile accident which damaged his spinal cord and confined him to a wheelchair, has been married for 19 years now.   SINGER AYEFELE RECOUNTS THE ACCIDENT THAT LEFT HIM [Read]

Ogun Governor in Dilemma Over Political Appointments

  Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State is currently in a dilemma over appointments into his cabinet, NEWS FLAKES NG has gathered. Already, there is anxiety in the state as the governor, who was elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has not made any key appointment since he was sworn in on May 29. Many had expected that Abiodun, like his counterparts in Lagos, Oyo, Imo, and other states where new governors were elected would make key appointments such as Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Chief of Staff (COS), Chief Press Secretary (CPS), amongst others, but the governor has remained silent eight days after swearing-in, [Read]

Yul Edochie cheats death after his car somersaulted multiple times and landed in a gutter in Ore [SEE PHOTOS]

Nollywood star, Yul Edochie is currently nursing minor injuries after he miraculously survived an accident that totally wrecked his car. The actor-cum-politician was travelling to the eastern part of the country from Lagos when the accident occured. Yul lost control of his car when he got to Ore and the vehicle began steering to the right. When he tried to steer it back to the right track, the car somersaulted multiple times and landed in a ditch. Yul took to his Instagram to share photos of the wrecked car and also thank God for his life. His words ; Yesterday I miraculously survived this terrible accident. All I can say [Read]

I Love Dead Bodies, They Are So Humble – Mortuary Attendant

A 57-year-old mortuary attendant in Uganda, Basil Enatu who has worked with dead bodies for the past 32 years, has said he enjoys working with corpses as they so humble. The man who works at the Soroti Regional Referral Hospital in Uganda narrated the challenges of his work and his motivation for doing it for over three decades. He told Uganda’s Daily Monitor:- “at the time when I used to drink a local brew, people would not want to share a drinking straw or calabash with me. I also noticed a scenario where a vendor had to wash the tube I used for taking the brew using hot water. People [Read]

You’re Rude – Dino Melaye Blasts Yahaya Bello For Hugging Kogi Monarch

Senator Dino Melaye this evening, took to his IG page to blast the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, for hugging a first class monarch in the state. Dino thinks its disrespectful considering the monarch’s age. Posting the photo above on his page,Dino wrote:- ”Very disrespectful and rude Governor Yahaya Bello hugging his paramount traditional ruler Alh Ado Ibrahim who is over 90years. Can Gov Tabuwal hug the Sultan? Or will Elrufai hug the Emir of Zaria? If this disobedient child will not respect the seat of Ohinoyi, he should respect the age of HRM. Home training is not a gift” [Read]

You Won’t Believe What President Buhari Called Abuja Residence For Voting Against Him

President Buhari has described residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), as a necessary evil he must protect even though they did not vote for him and his Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo in 2019 general elections. The President said this today June 4th when FCT permanent secretary, Christian Ohaa, led a delegation of Abuja residence comprising religious leaders, National Assembly members, civil servants, service chiefs and heads of other security agencies among others to pay him Sallah homage to mark the successful completion of this year’s Ramadan fast. While speaking to the delegation, the President Buhari said that he would continue to protect the seat of power because any negative [Read]

“Giving Is All That Matters” – Lyta Does Massive Street Giveaway To Celebrate Eid

Popular Nigerian singer, Lyta is the latest of teenage celebrities to do a wild giveaway to the less privileged even though he reveled recently that he is facing depression after he was kicked out of YBNL by his boss, Olamide. The young singer shared a post on instagram today that showed him posing alongside those he put smile on their face in the means to celebrate Eid Mubarak with fans and well wishers. He wrote: “GIVING IS ALL THAT MATTERS IN LIFE” Eid Mubarak !  Something big is coming, guys. Watch this space!” [Read]

How Mother Of Two Beat Other Students To Emerge Best Graduating Student At Babcock University

Babcock University in Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, has graduated 1,926 first degree holders, among which was Mrs Edafe Dogo, a mother of two who graduated with a 4.95 cumulative grade point average, to emerge the overall best in the 2018/2019 academic session, Punch Metro reports. Dogo, who is a staff of the school, said she chose Business Education because of her love for teaching, a trait she picked from her mother who was an elementary school teacher. While speaking with journalists at the 17th convocation of the institution held at the University Stadium on Sunday, she also disclosed that the support of God, her husband and lecturers enabled her to achieve [Read]