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Burna Boy Wins Best International Act At The 2019 BET Awards [See Full List Of Winners]

Burna Boy has won the award for Best International Act at the BET 2019 awards . The Afrobeat singer was nominated alongside other world superstars in the category including Mr Eazi, but got the nod ahead of them as he came out top, winning the gong. His mother and manager, Bose Ogulu collected the award on his behalf and gave an acceptance speech in which she delievered a message to every black person seated in the hall. She said; “Thank you very much BET, thank you, Africa. That is the constituency for which we got noticed. The message from Burna would be that every black person should please remember that [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]

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]

Censors Board Bans Bobrisky’s Nollywood Movie For Promoting Homosexuality

Censors board may ban BobRisky’s movie for promoting homosexuality The National Film and Video Censors Board has set up three panels to analyze and classify a film titled, ‘Bob Risky in Love’ starring Idris Okunneye aka Bob Risky. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the movie was produced by Nollywood Namaste Production company while Ken Steve Anuka was the director. In the movie, Bobrisky portrays a transgender woman named Cherechi who traveled out of the country as a man only to return to the village as a woman to the chagrin of his fiancee and relatives. [Read]

Why I removed My Womb to Survive, Nollywood Actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim

EDO – Nse Ikpe-Etim, the Nollywood actress who won the ‘Best Actress in a Drama’ award at the 2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards amongst other awards, has revealed that she had to remove her womb to live a normal life. The 44-year-old actress who rose to prominence in 2008 for her role in ‘Reloaded’, engaged her fans with her life ahead of the premiere of ‘Heaven’s Hell’ which she featured in. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that In an event tagged ‘Conversation with Nse’, she disclosed that her father died when she was 15, leaving only her mother, who was a teacher, to take on the burden of raising the [Read]

LOL! Actress Mercy Aigbe reacts after she was compared to footballer, Messi [SEE FUNNY TWEETS]

Lionel Messi was unable to rescue his team during the semi-final game against Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday night. Messi was unable to make an impact in the game that saw barca lose to the English giant 4 goals to nil. Now, Nigerians, who are absolutely hilarious are now comparing the striker to Nollywood Actress, Mercy Aigbe on Social media. Aigbe has reacted, taking to her page, to share the above side-by-side photos with the footballer, she wrote; “Nigerians will not kill me oh Wetin be my own for this football matter, that people have been tagging me since ”. The tweets and perspectives are totally hilarious. See below as [Read]

Big Brother Naija Season 4 ‘Forget Wahala’ Date Announced

Big Brother Naija Season 4 Date Has Been Announced.  Since the previous season of Big Brother Naija show tagged ‘Double Wahala’ ended in 2018, fans have been anticipating the epic season return this year. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that after several months of teasing, organisers of famous reality TV show have announced that the 2019 edition will air this June. [READ ALSO] Tiwa Savage leaves Mavin Records, Don Jazzy writes moving Tribute to Her…She Responds [READ MORE] Just last month, MultiChoice Nigeria treated fans to an exclusive reunion show and special pop-up channel on DStv and GOtv. The BBNaija pop-up featured highlights from the previous two seasons – ‘See GoBBe’ and [Read]

Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur Davis, dies at 69

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Afeni Shakur Davis, the mother of one of hip-hop’s most seminal and iconic figures, has died at age 69, the Marin County, California, sheriff’s office said Tuesday. Though she is best known as Tupac Shakur’s mom, Shakur Davis also was a Black Panther as a young adult and an activist and philanthropist in her later years. Deputies responded to a family member’s call reporting “a possible cardiac arrest” at Shakur Davis’ Sausalito home about 9:34 p.m. Monday, the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said. Shakur Davis was taken to Marin General Hospital, where she died at 10:28 p.m., the office said. There was nothing suspicious about [Read]

Tiwa Savage leaves Mavin Records, Don Jazzy writes moving Tribute to Her…She Responds [READ MORE]

One of the biggest African female acts, Tiwa Savage has left Don Jazzy’s Record Label, Mavins Record.. and she has signed a record deal with Universal Music Group. Some of the facilitators present at the signing of the deal on Thursday, May 2, 2019, are Joel Katz, Efe Ogbeni, Vanessa Amadi (Stealth Management), Sipho Dlamini, Managing Director of Universal Music South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa (English-speaking), Adam Granite, Executive Vice President, Market Development at Universal Worldwide and Sir Lucian Grainge, Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group Worldwide. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that as an effect of this contract, the singer has also left the Don Jazzy-founded, Mavin Records [Read]

Wow! Kylie Jenner gifts her boyfriend, Travis Scott a Lamborghini for his birthday [SEE PHOTOS]

Kylie Jenner is definitely spoiling Travis Scott on his birthday! The “Butterfly Effect” rapper, who turned 28 on Tuesday, took to his Instagram Story to reveal that his “wifey” is celebrating his birthday big this year. “Wifey u go in every time,” the rapper wrote alongside a pic of his new silver Lamborghini. And the gifts didn’t stop there! The 21-year-old beauty mogul also decorated their home with balloons, had gifts wrapped in photos of their little girl Stormi, and had a pair of Air Jordan sneakers made up of flowers. Kylie even shared a NSFW b-day message to her beau, where she cheekily teased plans for making baby No. [Read]

BREAKING: ‘Baba Suwe is Still Alive and Kicking, Not Dead’ – Mr LATIN

Mr Bolaji Amusan, the President of Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Association Of Nigeria (TAMPAN), popularly known as Mr Latin, has debunked the rumour that veteran actor, Babatunde Omidina, also known as Baba Suwe is dead. NEWS FLAKES NG observed that the rumour of Baba Suwe’s death has gone viral  on different social media, where it was reported that he died in America. Mr Latin while reacting on his Instagram page disclosed that Baba Suwe is not dead, that people should to stop spreading fake news Baba Suwe is dead. ”Baba Suwe is not dead, he is still alive, stop reporting fake news, he is still strong, thank all for [Read]

Remembering Dagrin 9yrs After: Nobody Can Step Into His Shoes – Fans React [SEE REACTIONS]

On this day, some nine years ago, famous Nigerian indigenous rapper, Olaitan Olaonipekun, popularly known as ‘Dagrin’, lost his life. Dagrin died following complications from injuries he sustained in an auto-crash. The highly charismatic rapper incorporated Yoruba, English and Pidgin English in his songs giving them a different feel that set him apart from many others within the time. [READ ALSO] SHOCKING! Olajumoke Orisaguna aka “Jumoke oniburedi” Officially Divorces Her Husband [READ FULL GIST] NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in remembrance of his death and in celebration of his life and musical legacy, fans from all around the world have taken to social media to eulogize the rapper who some have [Read]

Da Bull and The Beauty: Amokachi and Tonto Dikeh in rumoured romance [READ FULL GIST]

Desmond Ekwueme,  ●After Dinner & Deep Dance In Abuja Last Thursday former Super Eagles forward Daniel “Da Bull” Amokachi went on a dinner with award winning actress, Tonto Dikeh in Abuja. They both danced holding hands intimately and hugging afterwards. Reports suggest that Tonto invited Da Bull on this outing which was filmed by cameramen and photographers on the request of the actress. NEWS FLAKES NG exclusively gathers that hours later Tonto posted the photos on her instagram writing: “on a dinner with Da Bull Daniel Amokachi”. This has set tongues wagging as there are insinuations and speculations by members of the public especially fans of both stars that they [Read]

Yahoo Boys Should Stop Buying My Music – Simi

LAGOS – Nigeria music artiste, Simi has taken the fight against internet fraudsters to the next level. In a live Instagram video, she spoke extensively on the negative effect the act of Yahoo boys has caused on hard-working Nigerians, who have been rejected as a result of bad image. Simi recently called out Yahoo boys in her cover of Kizz Daniel viral music challenge and a fan told her to leave Yahoo boys alone because most of them are the ones buying her songs and watching her videos on Youtube. Simi then went on to respond that internet fraudsters should desist from buying her CDs as she cant afford to [Read]

“Who Send You Go Buy Car?” – Davido Mocks Mayorkun For Going Broke [SEE FULL GIST]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that in a funny live IG video chat, popular musician Davido was seen having a video chat with Mayorkun after complaining of going broke and unable to make a wristwatch with ice box after buying expensive Mercedes benz on his birthday. Meanwhile his record label boss Davido replied him in pidgin, he said, “Who send you go buy car” and this has got some of their fans talking. Is this the fake life they talked about? Why will an artist go broke just to buy an expensive car?” Watch the video below; “You sha wan remind us say we no get m #Mayorkun cries out as [Read]