Prophet TB Joshua Accurately Predicted 2019 Election Postponement [SEE DETAILS]

Nigeria’s most popular Prophet, TB Joshua has once again set the record of his accuracy straight with the postponement of the general elections that was supposed to take place today Saturday, 16th Of February, 2019. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that earlier this week, the internationally respected Prophet revealed that the 2019 general election will be postponed but God will have his way. In his words: “The Nigerian election may likely be postponed because of many challenges. In whatever way, God is in Control” Just as he has said, news broke out on that the much anticipated election might be postponed due to the inability of the INEC to circulate election [Read]

66 people Killed by gunmen in Kaduna, Gov El-rufai Confirms [READ MORE]

  Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el -Rufai, on Friday confirmed the death of 66 people in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that among the victims were 22 children and 12 women, while four wounded persons were rescued alive, the government stated in a public statement. The time of the massacres and the incident leading to them were, however , not explained in the release. The governor, in the statement, regretted the development and vowed that those responsible for the massacres will be brought to justice. The Kaduna State Governor had, through his verified Twitter handle @elrufai, tweeted: The Tweet leads to a Facebook statement [Read]

Obasanjo Denies Leaving Nigeria Ahead of General Elections [READ MORE]

Former President, Oluwasegun Obasanjo, has dismissed as untrue a rumour that he has fled the country in order not to participate in casting his vote during the presidential and National Assembly election as well as its possible outcome. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Obasanjo, who was reacting to a social media story, written by one Gbenga Lawal on his Facebook page, at Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, on Friday, rhetorically asked, “why should I travel out of the country before the elections. “If not for anything, I believe I should be here to perform my civic responsibility tomorrow, Saturday, and March 2, which is to vote according to the [Read]

We Condemn INEC’s Postponement of Election, Says APC, Calls for Calm [READ MORE]

  The All Progressives Congress, APC, has condemned the postponement of the general election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. INEC had, in the early hours of today, postponed to February 23rd, the General election earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier scheduled for today, 16th February, 2019, was no longer feasible. According to him,“Following a careful review of the implementation of its logistics and operational plan, and the determination to conduct free, fair, and credible elections, the commission came to the conclusion that proceeding with the elections as scheduled [Read]

PDP Condemns Postponement Of Elections, Asks INEC Chairman To Resign [READ MORE]

  The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has said that the ‘shoddy’ arrangements for this election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is a deliberate predetermined agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari to cling on to power. Prince Secondus said that the postponement which is part of a grand design by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to thwart the will of Nigerians at all cost, clearly exposes INEC as a failure and calls on the Chairman of the Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu to resign immediately. The PDP leader warned that the party will not accept anything short of a well organized electoral process devoid [Read]

BREAKING: INEC Postpones Presidential Election To February 23 [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed the General election earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16 , 2019. Earlier, Rotimi Oyekanmi, the chief press secretary to INEC’s chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, had informed newsmen that the commission had taken a decision after the crucial meeting attended by the chairman and 12 national commissioners. According to him, “A decision has been taken, but you’d have to hear from the horse’s mouth.” The new date for the presidential and National Assembly election is however fixed for February 23 while that of the Governorship and state Assemblies earlier slated [Read]

2019 election: Nobody will unseat me, Buhari vows [READ MORE]

  President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that nobody will unseat him. He said contrary to opinions in some quarters , he had the strength to lead the country for four more years . Buhari stated this in an interview aired on Friday on the verified Instagram page of CNN Africa while responding to doubts about his ability to run the country for a second term. The interviewer had asked the President , “This is a vibrant democracy . You came in, unseating the incumbent. Are you worried the same could happen to you?” To this , Buhari responded , “No . Nobody would unseat me .” [READ ALSO] Buhari’s State Broadcast: [Read]

Buhari’s State Broadcast: A Farewell Speech, Says Atiku [READ MORE]

  The Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s Thursday night broadcast as a farewell speech. Reacting to President Buhari’s characterization of the opposition in a nationwide broadcast, Atiku Abubakar described the president as a failed steward who has consistently distorted and twisted facts and events. Atiku, in a statement signed by his Special Assistant on Publication, Mr. Phrank Shaibu said, “We see President Muhammadu Buhari’s attack on the opposition in his nationwide broadcast, Thursday night, as part of the many gaffes which have come to define last days of  the Buhari Presidency, rather than an address to be taken seriously by [Read]

IN FULL: Text Of Buhari’s Pre-Election State Broadcast [READ MORE]

  President Muhammadu Buhari addressed a rare state broadcast on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections. Here’s everything he said: Fellow Citizens, On Saturday, February 16, 2019, you will, once again, be called upon to choose the leaders who will pilot the affairs of our great nation for the next four years. This is a constitutional right which should be freely exercised by all eligible voters. 2. I wish therefore to start by assuring all Nigerians that this Government will do its very best to ensure that the 2019 elections take place in a secure and peaceful atmosphere. 3. It was indeed such free, fair and peaceful [Read]

2019 Presidency: Atiku is my friend – Tinubu issues statement ahead of Saturday poll [READ MORE]

  The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has admitted that presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is his friend. However, in a long statement forwarded to our source and obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG, Tinubu made it clear that he was backing APC’s candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, to win Saturday’s election. The former Lagos state Governor also went on to pick holes in Atiku’s economic plans for Nigeria, but praised the achievements of the incumbent government. “The future is uncertain until we enter it. February 16 is Election Day and on that day Nigeria shall step into its future. [Read]

BREAKING: Two Arrested In Kano With 14 Bags Of Fake Ballot Papers [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG has it that two persons have been arrested in Kano State by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for being in possession of fake specimen ballot papers. Confirming the arrest, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the state Police Public Relations Officer, said the suspects were carrying 14 bags of the specimen ballot papers at the time of their arrest. According to Haruna, they were arrested on Wednesday by some policemen attached to the Metro Area Command. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the suspects were said to have confessed to have come from Jigawa State, and claimed that the materials were for sensitisation and orientation. Haruna [Read]

Two Fight, Stab Each Other Over Akinlade’s Campaign Largesse in Ogun [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that two women, Oladunni Amodemaja and Folake Onibide have been arraigned before an Ogun State magistrate court sitting in Isabo, Abeokuta for stabbing themselves over the largess given to them by the governorship candidate of Allied Peoples Movement in Ogun State, Abdulkabir Akinlade. The clash occurred in Itoku shopping complex, Abeokuta, the State capital over the sum of N50,000 dashed out by the governorship candidate during his campaign to the area. The duo who were arraigned before Magistrate Sam Obaleye on a four-count charge bordering on assault and unlawful damage pleaded not guilty. The Prosecutor, Insp. Olubisi Lawrence told the court that the defendants engaged [Read]

[OPINION] Ogun APC Stone-throwing Rally: The Many Faces of SIA, …Advantage DA by Olalekan Akanji [READ MORE]

  The dreadful display and show of shame by the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun (SIA) as well as the unforgivable disregard to the office and person of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by his cohorts yesterday in Abeokuta, during the rally of the Presidential Candidate of the APC, President Muhammad Buhari, GCFR, is well documented in the history books of Ogun State. In what appeared to be a battle of wits, the sinking Governor orchestrated and hatched a plot to undermine the party’s leadership and prevent the ‘traditional presentation’ of the party’s flag bearer in the March 2 Governorship election in Ogun State, Mr. Dapo [Read]

2019: Nigerians have rejected you, PDP mocks Buhari, APC over Abeokuta incident [READ MORE]

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described what it called “ the Public Pelting And Jeering ,” at President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, during his election campaign rally in Abeokuta on Monday as a direct response by Nigerians to his stewardship in the past three and a half years. In a statement signed by the party’s spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP said the development showed that like other states in the country, Ogun is ready to reject the APC-led administration at the polls. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: Oshiomhole Booed, Stoned at Ogun APC Presidential rally [SEE VIDEO] “The people of Ogun state, and indeed, the South West, [Read]

BREAKING: Oshiomhole Booed, Stoned at Ogun APC Presidential rally [SEE VIDEO]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, was booed and stoned at President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign rally in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Monday. Trouble started when the APC National Chairman mentioned the name of the party’s governorship candidate in the state, Mr Dapo Abiodun, while addressing the crowd. Upon hearing Mr Abiodun’s name, the crowd at the MKO Abiola International Stadium started booing Mr Oshiomhole with some throwing objects at him, prompting security operatives to surround him. [READ ALSO] 2019: Nigerians have rejected you, PDP mocks Buhari, APC over Abeokuta incident [READ MORE] As the crowd trouble continued, Governor Ibikunle Amosun, [Read]