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Pastor Dies After 30 Days of Fasting To Beat Jesus’ Record

A South African pastor, Alfred Ndlovu has died of malnutrition after going without food for 30 days when he tried to emulate Jesus Christ and fast for 40 days and 40 nights. Buzz South Africa reports that the 44-year-old pastor left home on June 17 for a nearby bush to have prayers, just like Jesus did. Attempting to equal or break Jesus Christ record of fasting for 40 days, Mr Alfred Ndlovu died just a month despite having no history of illness. He was alone in the wilderness and his body was found by a stranger who then called the police. He was known by his family and community at [Read]

So sad! Abducted Ondo varsity professor found dead inside bush

The remains of the abducted professor of Ondo State University of Science and Technology, Professor Gideon Okedayo, has been found. The university don was abducted by gunmen last week Thursday on Igara road in Akoko Edo, Edo state while travelling to his hometown. A source at the University confirmed to SaharaReporters that the dead body of the lecturer was found inside a bush. “It is sad. They have killed Prof. Okedayo. We learnt about his gruesome killing yesterday (Monday) night. We were called from the police station that they have found his dead body. “And they confirmed to us that he must have been murdered by his abductors. This is [Read]

BREAKING: Zimbabwe’s Founding Leader, Robert Mugabe dies at 95

ZIMBABWE – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s first post-independence leader, has died aged 95. He died after battling ill health, his family confirmed to the BBC. Mr Mugabe had been in hospital in Singapore since April. He was ousted in a military coup in November 2017, ending three decades in power. He won Zimbabwe’s first election after independence, becoming prime minister in 1980. He abolished the office in 1987, becoming president instead. Mugabe’s early years were praised for broadening access to health and education for the black majority. But his controversial land reform programme sparked an economic collapse and his [Read]

TRAGEDY: Tinubu Dies At 75

Alhaji Rafiu Babatunde Tinubu, the former Head of Service, Lagos State ( Between 1999 and 2004) is dead. He died in the early hours of Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at his residence in FCT, Abuja. He was aged 75. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that he will be buried on Thursday, September 5, 2019, at Okesuna Cemetery, after a Janazah prayer at the Alausa Central Mosque, Alausa, Ikeja. Alhaji Tinubu was born on Friday, July 7, 1944. He was a graduate of Political Science from Howard University and Catholic University, Washington DC, USA where he bagged his B.Sc and M.Sc respectively. He was briefly a lecturer at the University of Ife, [Read]

BREAKING: Popular Actor, Afeez Oyetoro aka Saka Loses Mum At 92 [SEE PHOTOS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that popular Nollywood Actor, Afeez Oyetoro popularly known as Saka has just lost his aged mum who passed on at the age of 91. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the nonagenarian has soon been buried in her hometown according to Muslim rites. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG;         More Details Shortly!! [Read]

BREAKING: Ex-Falcons’ Captain is Dead

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that former Super Falcon Midfielder, Ifeanyi Chiejine, has died. Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, in a statement released today, Thursday August 22nd announced that Chiejine died after a brief illness on Wednesday August 21st. Until her death, she was playing for SSVSM-Kairat Almaty in the Kazakhstani Championship. The midfielder captained the first Nigerian team to the then U19 Women’s World Cup in 2002. Her club football enjoyed a brilliant career that took her to the likes of FC Indiana in USA’s W-League, KMF Kuopio and PK-35 Vantaa in Finland and Zvezda Perm in Russia. She became a fully capped international, [Read]

JUST IN: Channels TV Reporter Shot During Shiites Protest is Dead

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Channels TV reporter, identified as Precious Owolabi who was shot during today’s protests by members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria in Abuja is dead. The deceased, Owolabi, was a youth corps member serving in the Abuja station of Channels TV. She was aged 23. [READ ALSO] ABUJA PROTESTS: Shiites Shoot Deputy Commissioner of Police To Death, Three Other Officers in Critical Condition Her death was a reminiscent of the first Boko Haram attack in Kano in which a Channels TV correspondent, Enenche Akogwu, was killed on January 20, 2012. [READ ALSO] JUST IN: [PHOTOS] Aggrieved Shittes Members [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]

BREAKING: Super Eagles Star, Ahmed Musa Loses Mum [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Super Eagles player, Ahmed Musa, has announced the death of his mother. Musa shared the news on his verified Twitter handle on Thursday. He tweeted, “What a sad day of my life. I just lost my mum . ” [READ ALSO] 2019: Ezekwesili Withdraws from Presidential race, INEC says ‘No’ [READ MORE] He had earlier shared a get well message directed at his mother, who had obviously been ill. He tweeted two photos and wished that she would soon get back on her feet, telling her family, that she was “back in action”. “I am sure being [Read]

NASS Mourns Yet Again as Lagos APC Reps Member, Hon Abayomi Ayeola Dies [READ MORE]

  fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a member of the House of Representatives representing Ibeju Lekki Federal Constituency of Lagos State, Mr Abayomi Ayeola, is dead. Ayeola reportedly died at St. Nicholas Hospital in Lagos on Sunday after a brief illness. The two-term lawmaker had clinched the ticket of the All Progressives Congress to contest for a third term in the 2019 general elections before his demise on Sunday. Until his death, he was the leader of the Lagos State caucus in the House. [Read]

Ex-chief of Defence Staff Alex Badeh shot dead in Abuja [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that former Chief of Defence Staff Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh has been killed by unknown gunmen in Abuja. He was going to Abuja this evening when he was attacked by gunmen and killed. Nigerian Airforce spokesman Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola confirmed the death in a tweet this evening. ”It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, who died today, 18 Dec 18, from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road. ”On behalf officers, airmen and airwomen of the Nigerian [Read]

BREAKING: OPC Leader, Chief Frederick Fasehun is Dead – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the founder of the Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC, Frederick Fasehun is dead. It was learnt that he died in the late hours of Friday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. He was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital on Tuesday where he remained until his demise. Confirming his death, Fasehun’s Spokesman, Mr. Adeoye, said the late OPC founder was confirmed dead after a brief illness. “It is true, baba died last night at the ICU in LASUTH, Ikeja,” he said. Fasehun was born in Ondo Town, Ondo State in 1935. He [Read]

BREAKING: Former US President George Bush Dies at 94 – READ MORE

  UNITED STATES – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that George H.W. Bush who was hospitalised shortly after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush has passed on at the age of 94. George Bush was the 41st president of the United States, and helped guide the world out of a four-decade Cold War. “Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro and I are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died,” his son, former president George W. Bush, said in a statement released on Twitter by a family spokesman. “George H.W. Bush was a man of the highest character and [Read]

BREAKING NEWS: Senator Smart Adeyemi loses Wife

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Mrs. Yemisi Smart Adeyemi, wife of the immediate past lawmaker who represented Kogi west senatorial district at the Senate between 2007 -2017, is dead. The Co-ordinator of Smart Adeyemi vanguard lokoja chapter, Barr. Labaran confirmed this in a short statement on Saturday. Barr. Labaran wrote: “With deepest and heart felt sorrow I condole our Distinguished senator Smart for the sudden lost of his beloved wife today, we pray that Almighty give you the strength to bear this sudden great loss!” [Read]

BREAKING: Legendary reggae artiste, Ras Kimono is dead

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Legendary musician, Ukeleke Onwubuya, better known as Ras Kimono, is dead. He passed away Sunday morning in Lagos. Ras Kimono was known for the hit singles ‘Under pressure’ and ‘We no want’.   Metro News reports that he was scheduled to travel to the United States Saturday night, but complained of not feeling too well. He was rushed to a hospital in Ikeja, Lagos, then later taken to Lagoon Hospital in the Island. He was aged 60. Meanwhile, Music veterans, Tony Okoroji and Sir Shina Peters have confirmed the incident. Daily post More trending global news and [Read]