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Meet Abudu Salah who scored 8A’s in 2018 WASSCE but now a ‘kayayo’ [READ MORE]

Abudu Salah’s aim is to become a nurse but she is yet to achieve that dream. Salah is a 22-year-old ‘kayayo’ in Accra. She passed the 2018 WASSCE with excellent results while others with great opportunities at their disposal failed and could not gain admission to the University. Sadly, she has not been able to further her education to become the nurse she wants to be. 3news.com first shared the touching story of the 22-year-old Abudu Salah who lives in a slum in Accra. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that She never allowed her situation to frustrate her hence she took to being a Kayayo thus a head porter to make [Read]

TRAGEDY: Truck Crushes Woman to death, injures many others in Ibadan [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that an articulated vehicle conveying a container to an unknown destination lost control at Molete a densely populated area in Ibadan metropolis yesterday killing a woman and injuring many others. The accident happened just a week after a woman who took her child to school was crushed to death by another articulated vehicle. An eyewitness told our source that the truck carrying a container lost control and ran into the crowd killing the woman instantly. It was further gathered that the accident happened around 8:02am under the Molete flyover. [READ ALSO] Woman, Child, One other Crushed to Death by Truck in Ogun [READ MORE] Further information [Read]

UTME: JAMB registers over 300,000 in one week [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it has registered over 300, 000 candidates for its 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in one week. The Board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos State . Benjamin said that this was coming a week after the commencement of the registration exercise. NAN reports that the board commenced registration of candidates for 2019 all Computer Based Test on January 10 and it would close on February 21. [READ ALSO] 2019 JAMB REGISTRATION: How To Get E-pins [SEE SIMPLE STEPS HERE] According to him, the registration [Read]

‘Once you join APC, your sins are forgiven’, Oshiomhole says, As PDP lambasts him [READ MORE]

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Friday lampooned the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC, Adams Oshiomhole over a statement he allegedly made on Thursday in Edo state. Oshiomhole was said to have opined that anyone who joins APC would have his/her sins forgiven. Nipping on the purported statement, PDP through its Director Media and Publicity, PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, Kola Ologbondiyan, averred that Oshiomhole via his statement exposed Buhari and APC members as criminals and noted that his anti-corruption fight is just a ruse. The PPCO says Oshiomhole, by his confession at the Edo state APC Presidential rally on Thursday, that “once you join the APC, your [Read]

BREAKING: Dino Melaye granted bail after 14 days in police custody [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye has been granted bail after spending fourteen days in police custody over alleged culpable homicide.  An Abuja High Court sitting in Maitama, on Friday, granted bail to Senator Dino Melaye who has been in police custody for 14 days. Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, who has been in police custody since January 4, approached the court for enforcement of his fundamental right. Justice Yusuf Halilu gave the order after Melaye’s counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN) informed the court on Thursday that his client has [Read]

SHOCKING! Two Church guards steal pastor’s daughter’s pants in Ondo [READ MORE]

  Two security guards, Samuel Linus and Adekunle Ogundana, who allegedly stole two underwears belonging to the daughter of a clergyman within a church’s premises in Akure metropolis, were yesterday paraded alongside suspected kidnappers by Ondo State Police Command. Briefing newsmen in Akure, the state Police spokesperson, Femi Joseph, said the daughter of the clergyman washed two of her pants and spread them on the line at about 8p.m. in the presence of the guards and by 6a.m., next day, the panties disappeared. Joseph said the suspects, who are attached to the orthodox church, were posted to the apartment, which was highly fortified by a private security outfit in the [Read]

2019: “Don’t make mistake of choosing any PDP candidate,” Buhari warns Nigerians [READ MORE]

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned Nigerians to not cast any votes for candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections. While speaking during a campaign rally for his re-election in Lokoja, Kogi State capital, on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, the president said his administration has done more for the country in three and a half years than the PDP did in its 16-year reign at the federal level. He said the party squandered Nigeria’s wealth and he’s had to manage scarce resources to improve the country since he was sworn in. [READ ALSO] PDP Mocks Buhari Over Flopped Kogi, North Central Rally [READ MORE] He said, “All [Read]

PHOTOS: Buhari Falls During Presidential Rally in Kogi [SEE MORE PHOTOS]

  President Buhari while stepping down from the platform slipped and fell uncontrollably. He was assisted by the soldier with a red beret.  This happen during a presidential rally organized by the APC in Lokoja the capital of Kogi State. NEWS FLAKES NG Monitored the rally via Channel Television YouTube Channels. [READ ALSO] SHOCKING! I Came Into Office On 19th Of May 2015, Says Buhari [READ MORE] See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; NaijaliveTV [Read]

BREAKING: New Police IG Swings into Action, Appoints Frank Mba As New Police PRO [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it the new Inspector General of Police (IGP) Adamu Mohammed has appointed Frank MBA as the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Nigeria Police. Mba studied law at the University of Lagos, and was called to the Nigerian bar in 2002. The police spokesman, who hails from Ezimo in Udenu Local Government Area of Enugu State, was the best graduating cadet inspector in academics at the Police Academy, Kano, in 1993. He rose up the police ladder and was promoted to assistant superintendent of police in 1999, deputy superintendent of police in 2003, superintendent of police in 2006 [Read]

ASSETS DECLARATION: South-South Govs Tell Onnoghen Not To Appear At CCT [READ MORE]

Governors of five states in the south-South have asked the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, to ignore the court summons by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB). The governors stated this in a communique issued at the end of an emergency meeting held at the Bayelsa Governor’s lodge on Sunday in Abuja. The communique was read by Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State. According to the governors, the action against the CJN is the reinforcement that the Muhamaddu Buhari administration has no regard for the sentiments of Nigerians, in particular the people of Niger Delta, and the rule of law. [READ ALSO] CJN: President Buhari Plotting to destabilize judiciary ahead [Read]