GIST: Man abandons wife for delivering triplets in Edo SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

A 44-year-old man, Mr. Paul Edobor, has allegedly abandoned his wife, Mrs. Ugoma Edobor, for delivering triplets in Uromi in Esan North East Local Government Area of Edo State. Speaking in Benin-City, Mrs. Edobor, who paraded the three babies before newsmen, said she had been married for 12 years and that her husband, a motorbike operator, having learnt that she was delivered of triplets (all females), refused to show up at home let alone pick her calls. She said her husband decided to abandon her and the babies because he cannot take care of the babies. “My husband ran away because he cannot take care of the babies. My husband [Read]

2019: We’re sorry for our misdeeds, PDP begs Nigerians READ MORE HERE >>>

•Forgive, but allow them stay in purgatory — APC •Bode George in U-turn, pledges loyalty to Secondus •Jonathan alleges smear campaign against him The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, apologised for the mistakes made in the 16 years it held the reins of power at the federal level. The apology was immediately welcomed by the All Progressives Congress, APC, which urged Nigerians to forgive the former ruling party but demanded restitution in the form of relegation to purgatory for the PDP. The face-off came as former President Goodluck Jonathan, through whom the PDP lost power, alleged a concerted plot by some unnamed interests to smear him. Jonathan, whose administration had [Read]

SPORTS: Eagle’s Captain Mikel Set to Miss Serbia Friendly SEE DETAILS HERE >>>

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel has expressed disappointment over his non-availability for the Tuesday’s friendly against Serbia in London. In a statement via his official twitter handle, Mikel said “ Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond my control I will not be on the field for our game v Serbia tomorrow. I am sad, and frustrated, but giving my full support to the team for another WIN”! #SoarSuperEagles The international friendly match against the Serbs is set to come up tomorrow Tuesday March 27 at the Hive Barnet FC Stadium, Canons Park in London, England by 8pm Nigerian Time. [Read]

BREAKING: MMM Founder and Russian Businessman, Sergei Mavrodi Dies At 62 READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

According to media reports, founder of the MMM series of financial pyramid schemes, Sergei Mavrodi, died in Moscow. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Mavrodi was taken to a city hospital from a bus stop overnight Monday after he felt weakness and pain in the chest area, reports Moskovsky Komsomolets. The emergency team has failed to save his life. “He died this morning,” the report said. In 2007 Sergei Mavrodi was convicted in a Russian court of defrauding 10,000 investors out of 110 million rubles ($4.3 million). Mavrodi claimed he is not the beneficiary of the donations and he is not used to flamboyant lifestyle. His true charges of which he was [Read]

BREAKING: Protests In Mapoly Again, As Graduating Students Allege Plots to Delay NYSC Deployment SEE PHOTOS HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME from Abeokuta this morning Monday March 26 has it that HND II Graduating  students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic are strongly protesting alleged plots and plans by the institution’s management  and lecturers to delay their deployment for the compulsory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) Scheme which they’re due for. According to some of the protesting students,  “ASUP MAPOLY has  allegedly deliberately refused to release results for all levels while the current graduands won’t go for NYSC until November, 2018”. SEE more exclusive  photos of the protesting students below: MORE DETAILS SHORTLY AS EVENTS UNFOLD ON: www.newsflakes.com.ng & YouTube/#Flakes_TV 📺 & @NewsFlakesng [Read]

BREAKING: Truck Crushes Taraba CAN Chairman to Death READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Taraba State Vice Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria , Apostle John Aina , on Sunday confirmed the death of the state chairman , Rev. Ben Ubeh , in a motor accident along the Zing – Yola road . Ubeh died in the early hours of Sunday while on his way to Yola for an official engagement . An eyewitness who was traveling with the CAN chairman , Rev. Peter Gambo , told our correspondent that the incident happened when they parked to buy some items in Zing town on their way to Yola, Adamawa [Read]

OFFICIAL: Zlatan Ibrahimovic joins Los Angeles Galaxy as a free agent from Manchester United SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

Ibrahimovic has signed a two-year contract with Major League Soccer to leave Manchester United and join the LA Galaxy, two people with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The 36-year-old forward is Sweden’s career scoring leader with 62 goals in 116 international appearances and is the first player to make Champions League appearances for seven teams. He left Paris Saint-Germain for Manchester United ahead of the 2016-17 season but since injuring his right knee on April 20 has made just two starts and five substitute appearances, scoring his only goal Dec. 20 against Bristol City in the League Cup. Manager Jose Mourinho has not used him since a [Read]

GIST: See Photos of Billionaire businessman Femi Otedola doing the ‘Shaku Shaku’ dance at Fatima Dangote’s Wedding Dinner SEE PHOTOS HERE >>>

Here are Photos of billionaire businessman Femi Otedola doing the ‘Shaku Shaku’ dance at Fatima Dangote’s wedding dinner with Lil Kesh of the YAGI Nation… Lol Please do feel free to share your thoughts with us on this via the comments section below.   [Read]

FREEBEAT: ThETeam X ShoSho – SoCo Remake

ThETeam studio is here with her newest, latest and hottest Afrobeat producer SHOSHO drops the Standard remake of WIZKID Starboy Soco Instrumental for talented upcoming artistes to vibe on……. Follow ThETeam on Instagram; ThEteam ShoSho Download the Instrumental below.   Stream Online Below [Read]

BREAKING: WAEC Bans Private School Teachers from Supervising Exams READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the West African Examination Council (WAEC) has banned teachers from private schools from supervising its examinations. The ban has, however, angered Christian faith-based schools who say they are being targeted. The President, Association of Christian schools in Nigeria Ekaete Ettang, stated this on Thursday in Jos, Plateau State, during a press conference, while reading a one page communiqué of a meeting attended by 82 proprietors affected by the decision of WAEC banning their staff from supervising examinations. Mrs. Ettang said the decision of the national examination body must be reversed. She said if WAEC fails to do [Read]

BUSINESS: Bill Gates picks holes in FG’s Economic Plan …urges more Investment in Education, Health READ MORE HERE >>>

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Co -Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation , Mr . Bill Gates, on Thursday said the Federal Government ’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan was not reflective of the people ’s needs . He also said the country would do better with strong investments in health and education , rather than concentrating on physical infrastructure to the detriment of human capital development . Gates spoke alongside the Chairman of the Dangote Foundation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, at a special session of the National Economic Council held at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa , Abuja . The theme of the event [Read]

RUSSIA 2018: Victor Moses Hands Nigeria Victory Over Poland READ MORE HERE >>>

  The Super Eagles of Nigeria have beaten Poland 1-0 in an international friendly played yesterday March 23 in Wroclaw, Poland. Chelsea winger Victor Moses scored the only goal via penalty in the 62nd minute after he was brought down by a Polish defender. The three-time African champions will continue their preparations for the 2018 World Cup with another game against Serbia in London on Tuesday, March 27. [Read]

ONDO GUBER: Gov Akeredolu loses at Supreme Court READ MORE HERE >>>

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed an appeal by the Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, for lack of merit. Akeredolu had, by the appeal, challenged a July 20017 judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which upheld an order by a Federal High Court in Abuja, granting permission to Olusegun Abraham to serve Akeredolu through substituted means, court documents in relation to the suit he (Abraham) filed. Abraham’s suit is challenging the outcome of the primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), which produced Akeredolu as the party’s candidate for the last governorship election in Ondo State. In a unanimous judgment, a five-man panel of the Supreme Court held that [Read]

2019: I may write another letter, says Obasanjo READ FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday revealed that he would write another explosive letter on burning national issues, but said it will take a little while. Obasanjo also said that the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) was making an appreciable progress in mobilising Nigerians ahead of 2019, saying over 3,000,000 people, including himself, had so far registered as members. The Ebora – Owu who is the chief promoter of CNM, said the movement would make an inroad into the grassroots across the country, reiterating that he would pull out if CNM morphs into a political party or sponsor persons for elective offices in future general elections. The Octogenarian spoke at [Read]

CRIME: Man Disguises as Lady in Night Club, Eats Free Food READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

#FraudByAppearance!!  Young man who dressed as a lady to a nightclub was apprehended after deceiving a man to buy him shawarma, suya and beer. According to a Facebook user, Simeon Nsirim Chukwu who shared the story online, he was apprehended after eating enough suya, shawarma and beer bought for him by an unsuspecting man. Simeon wrote: “Please our young men should beware of who they mingle at night with. This young man who disguise himself as a woman was caught in a night club after eating sharwama, suya and consuming enough beer. Poverty in the land”. Credit: TV Connect Please feel free to Share your thoughts with us on this!! [Read]