BREAKING: PDP Mourns as former Minister of Works Tony Anenih Dies at 85 – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Chief Tony Anenih, a former Minister of Works and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is dead. The former Minister of Works at the celebration of his 85th birthday on Saturday, August 4, 2018, complained about his health. He specifically said that “the celebration is necessary over my health, current state of mind, with the unfortunate recent losses that befell my family in quick succession”. Anthony Akhakon Anenih was born in Uzenema Arue in Uromi. In 1951 he joined the Nigeria police force in Benin City. Working at home, he obtained secondary school qualifications. He [Read]

Slay Queen Stabs friend to death Over Man, Police Steps-in (SEE PHOTOS)

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a young lady has been arrested after allegedly stabbing her friend in the neck over a man. According to reports, the attacked woman was stabbed by her friend identified as Ludivin Kamga over her relationship with the unnamed man whom the suspect is said to be in love with. The shocking incident happened few days ago at Bafoussam in the Western Region of Cameroon. It was gathered that when the suspect went to the man’s house, she reportedly saw met her friend whom she engaged in a fight after hurling insults at each other.   NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that in the course of [Read]

Police Arrest Amosu for Deflowering 16-yr-old in Ogun – READ MORE

  Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 42-year old man, Abiodun Amosu for allegedly deflowering his 16 – year old housemaid at the family residence located at Government Reservation Area (GRA), Ibara, in Abeokuta, the State Capital. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that, the Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident on Sunday, adding that the suspect, who is a Website Designer, committed the crime on October 25, at number 6, Sowemimo Street in the Housing Estate, while his wife was away in Lagos. ‘His arrest followed the complaint lodged at Ibara Police Division by the Benue State born victim (name withheld) who was accompanied to the station [Read]

2019: Amosun’s aides, APC members listed as DPP’s candidates for National Assembly – READ MORE

  THERE are indications that some aides of the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, have been registered as National Assembly candidates of the Democratic People’s Party (DPP) for the 2019 general elections. The development, no doubt, has confirmed the growing speculation that Amosun has alternative plan having been unhappy with the outcome of the governorship and legislative primaries in the All Progressives Congress (APC). Those whose names were found on the DPP list as pasted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) were until Friday members of the ruling APC. On the list as candidates for three senatorial seats in the state were the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. [Read]

Party Crisis: Amosun, Okorocha, Yari, bad losers — APC

  •Primaries exposed Oshiomhole’s incompetence, says Gov Akeredolu •I’ll join women to protest naked in Abuja, says Ogun Dep Governor •As governors opposed to Oshiomhole fail to meet again  ABUJA— The national leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, rallied against forces seeking removal of the chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, describing Governors Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun and Rochas Okorocha of Imo states as bad losers. The party said the governors sought to circumvent the democratic process to project their interests. Governor Okorocha, our source gathered, may have continued his agitations against Oshiomhole, having discovered that contrary to expectations, his son-in-law’s name, Uche Nwosu, was not submitted [Read]

REVEALED: ‘You Never Brought Your WAEC Certificate Here’, Army Tells Buhari – READ MORE

  The Nigeria Army has finally broken its long silence over the educational qualifications of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) by asserting that the retired general actually entered the Army from secondary school. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Olajide Laleye, told a crowded press conference on Tuesday that the Army holds General Buhari in high esteem and would not like to be dragged into any controversy concerning the eligibility or otherwise of the retired general to occupy any public office. Laleye stated, however, that the Army decided to speak now to douse the controversy over-shadowing the [Read]

Saudi Football Federation Sack Mark Clattenburg – READ MORE

  The Saudi Football Federation appointed Nabil Naqshbandi as the new chairman of the referees’ committee. Mr. Nabil will replace the Veteran Mark Clattenburg. Turki Al-Sheikh congratulated Naqshbandi on his new position. Mark Clattenburg left the Premier League last season to join Saudi Federation as Refereeing chief. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the English man was earning 128000 Saudi Riyals monthly. Most of the Saudi referees didn’t appreciate his work and supported the decision saying he added nothing to the Saudi refereeing. Saudi League News . . READ MORE 247 LATEST BREAKING NEWS AND MANY MORE HOT GISTS ON: www.newsflakes.com.ng [Read]

GIST: Anambra Gov, Willie Obiano Visits Ooni of Ife, Wife, wishes them Successful Union – SEE PHOTOS

    Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, Nigeria was in Ile-Ife on Friday to congratulate the Ooni of Ife, Arole Oduduwa, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II and his queen, Olori Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi (Yeyeluwa) on their wedding which took place recently. Describing Ooni Ogunwusi who is a Co-Chairman of National Council Of Traditional Rulers Of Nigeria his father and long time friend, Governor Obiano called Ile-Ife as the spiritual home of the Yorubas where everyone came from. During the visit to Ife, Obiano said, “Your Majesty, I was in America, when you got married last week. As a son and longtime friend of yours, I consider it necessary [Read]

EXCLUSIVE: Obasanjo woos Amosun to support ADC candidate GNI as Next Ogun Gov – READ MORE

– APC remain adamant on Akinlade By John Izabi,  ABEOKUTA – Indications emerge earlier today Friday October 26, 2018 that former president Olusegun Obasanjo may have begun strong efforts to woo outgoing governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun to support African Democratic Congress, ADC Gubernatorial Candidate in the forthcoming 2019 Polls, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka as the state’s next governor, NEWS FLAKES NG can authoritatively report. This is coming days after the governor in company of two revered monarchs of the state as well as other APC party chieftains had visited President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Rock on a visit perceived to be one of the governor’s last minute [Read]

Again, The Economist Says Buhari Will Lose in 2019, Predicts Victory for Atiku – READ MORE

– Fashola: President Will Hand over to South-west in 2023 – PDP Will Be Difficult to Defeat, Says Kogi Gov The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research unit of The Economist Magazine, has predicted that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 presidential election. This prediction is coming as the Governor of Kogi State, Mr. Yahaya Bello, on Wednesday night in Abuja, told President Buhari and the APC that the PDP “will not be a push over” in the general elections. The Economist’s forecast came less than two months after [Read]