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Shocking! Pastor accuses another Pastor of copying his 2020 prophesies

Popular journalist, Theresa Tekenah has just shared a hilarious discovery she had about about two ‘men of God’ who shared the same 2020 prophesies. Although she didn’t reveal the identities of the said Pastors, the journalist claimed that one of the pastors accused the other of copying his prophesies. Tekenah wrote: “I just heard something now. A man of God is accusing another fellow man of God of copying his 2020 prophecies. What a prophetic plagiarism!” [Read]

Eight Things You Should Never Post On Social Media For Safety Reasons [A MUST READ]

It is a general belief that safety mostly lies in the hands of an individual, no wonder a popular Yoruba adage says “oju la lakan fi n s’ori” (apologies to Non-Yoruba speakers). However, the above adage literaly means that one must be conscious of one’s safety at all times. To this end, we share with you below, Eight basic safety tips you can adopt to keep you and your family adequately save especially in this new year particularly as it concerns the use of the social media as gathered by NEWS FLAKES NG; 1. HOME ADDRESS: Don’t post where you live as you are making things easy for the bad [Read]

It costs N1.8bn to get CArdi B to perform in Nigeria and Ghana

If you have ever wondered why American artistes don’t perform often in Nigeria, well, maybe the cost of Cardi B performing in Nigeria hould tell you why. Cardi B thrilled fans in Africa after she graced the continent in style to perform in Lagos and in Ghana, but her her sponsors broke the bank literally to get her to perform in the two countries. According to reliable sources, the disarmingly sweet and charming reigning star’s trip to Nigerian and Ghana cost about $5m dollars which translates to an eye-watering, N1.8billion Naira. [READ ALSO] Cardi B buys provisions worth millions of naira as she donates to Lekki orphanage Sources revealed that [Read]

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi Attacked in Spain, IPOB members fingered

  Minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi has announced a physical attack on him by some people he described as “misguided Nigerians.” Amaechi he was on a climate change summit in Spain when some violent Nigerians charged at him. He said the attackers were summarily restrained by the police in Madrid, leaving him unscathed. “Some minutes ago, I was attacked by a few misguided Nigerians while on national assignment at a climate change event in Madrid, Spain,” Mr Amaechi said on Twitter Friday evening. “They were quickly repelled by the Spanish police before they could do any harm. I am fine. I was not hurt. Thanks for your support & prayers.” [Read]

JUST IN: DSS releases Sowore after 126 days in detention over #RevolutionNow

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the Department of State Services (DSS) has released Omoyele, convener of RevolutionNow Movement, who has been in detention since August 3. A DSS source disclosed this to TheCable on Thursday night. Marshall Abubakar, one of the lawyers of Sowore, later confirmed the development. “He has been released. I am with him as we speak,” he told TheCable over the phone. More to follow… [Read]

LOL! Farmer Paints Dog Like Tiger to Scare Away Monkeys And It Worked [PHOTOS]

Srikant Gowda, a farmer from Karnataka’s Shivamogga region, recently made the news after it was reported that he used hair dye to paint his watchdog in the characteristic stripes of a tiger in the hopes that the disguise would help the dog drive away the monkeys ravaging his crops. The Indian farmer told reporters that he got the idea four years ago when he visited Uttara Kannada and encountered a farmer in Bhatkal who was using a fake tiger doll to scare away monkeys. It seemed silly, but he tried himself and was surprised to see that it actually worked. However, he was convinced that the toy tiger wouldn’t fool [Read]

BREAKING: Court orders forfeiture of Saraki’s houses in Ilorin

  A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos on Monday ordered the interim forfeiture of two houses in Ilorin, Kwara State belonging to former Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Justice Rilwan Aikawa gave the order citing section 17 of the advance fee fraud and other related offences act 14, 2006 and section 44(2)B of the 1999 Constitution. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), represented by its counsel, Rotimi Oyedepo, had applied to the court requesting the temporary forfeiture of Saraki’s property. [READ ALSO] Why you can’t seize my Ilorin house – Saraki tells EFCC The agency told the court that it uncovered monumental fraud perpetrated in the treasury of the [Read]

It’s you that will be crushed in Jesus name – Dino Melaye replies headline about his election loss

  Senator Dino Melaye has responded to a headline by PM News that reads, “Melaye crushed in Kogi West in the last election”.  Melaye wrote, “It’s you that be crushed in Jesus name.” [READ ALSO] BREAKING: APC’s Smart Adeyemi Unseats Melaye as Senator, Wins Kogi West District Polls Recall that Senator Dino Melaye of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) lost to All Progressives Congress (APC’s) Smart Adeyemi in a supplementary poll held over the weekend in the Kogi West Senatorial District. [Read]

Throwback Video Of BBNaija’s Tacha Before The Fame

An epic throwback video of former Big Brother Naija housemate, Natacha Akide aka Trident Queen has just surfaced the internet. The video captured the reality star doing a hair and make-up tutorial for her few fans back then, before she became a celebrity. Apparently, Tacha’s hustle for fame didn’t just start with Big Brother. [READ ALSO] “You just stormed my live video and my views doubled” – Ike says during live video with Tacha [VIDEO] While Titans have showered praises on their Queen for being so consistent and determined to make it, others have slammed the reality star for changing her skin colour. Recall that during the time of BBNAIJA, [Read]

I Will Never Get Married Or Have Children – Actor Olu Michael

  Nollywood actor, Olu Michaels has shared his decision of never getting married or having children. In an interview with The Nation, the 48-year-old actor disclosed that he is scared of getting married. He also said it is too late to have kids even though his parents have been pushing him to get married. “I’m not married, and I don’t intend to. Truth be told, I’m scared of marriage and I don’t think I will ever get married. Though, I wanted to have kids when I was younger but not now, it is too late. Why I said it’s too late for having children is that I am a workaholic [Read]

Meet Mubashir Abiru, Babcock Overall Best student in Bar exams

Babcock University (BU), Ilishan-Remo Ogun State graduate of Law, Mayowa Mubashir Abiru, has emerged Nigeria’s overall best at the 2019 Law School Bar Exams. Abiru, who made a Second Class Upper from Babcock University, is one of the 10 BU alumni with a First Class grade at the Bar exams. Also, Babcock University ranked third among universities that produced the highest number of students with First Class at the Law School Bar Exams this year. Abiru went home with 11 awards, including Council of Legal Education Star Prize, Most Promising Graduate Student of the Year, Prize for First Class, Overall Best Student, Overall Best Male Student, Student of the Year, [Read]

Man’s dying wish to have ‘one last beer with his sons’ goes viral

One man’s final wish has gone viral: to have “one last beer with his sons.” The tweet made by Adam Schemm, the man’s grandson, was posted back on November 20. It shows Schemm’s grandfather just before his death from cancer. He is smiling in his hospital bed holding a beer surrounded by his three sons as well as his wife. Schemm would die the next day after the photo was taken. “My grandpa had been relatively healthy over the course of his life but it was on the Sunday last week while he was in hospital that they realised it would be the end. He called his grandchildren to tell [Read]

Christians criticising witchcraft conference are hypocrites –Prof Ijomah

Professor Benedict Ijomah is a retired Professor of Political Sociology with the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, whom the school’s Centre for Policy Studies and Research was named after. During the week, the centre held a controversial conference on witchcraft. He speaks with Punch’s RAPHAEL EDE about the event The interdisciplinary witchcraft conference was held despite criticisms from some quarters, why did you choose to go ahead with it? The aim of the conference was to unravel the mystery behind witchcraft. Why was it important to unravel the mystery behind witchcraft? Scholarship is based on curiosity. What is the cause of this (mystery)? You will try to give an answer to [Read]

Innocent man who spent 12yrs in prison, Becomes A Lawyer Seven Years Later [PHOTOS]

A Nigerian man who allegedly spent 12 years in Nigerian prison for a crime he did not commit is now a lawyer after making the 2019 list of those called to the Nigerian bar. Charles Mallam-Obi who shared the story of his childhood friend Akpoghene Edeno, said he was locked up in Nigerian prison for 12 years over a murder he didn’t commit. He further revealed that Edeno wrote his WAEC in prison and enrolled in University of Benin as a Law student after he got freed in 2012. He wrote “Akpoghene Edeno is my childhood friend who spent twelve years in prison for a murder he didn’t commit. He [Read]

Second-born children are the biggest troublemaker in the family, study reveals

Being the eldest sibling isn’t easy. We often get blamed for everything, our siblings always steal our clothes and we had to put up with stricter rules when we were growing up. However, our little brothers and sisters get away with murder. A new report has revealed that the second born child is more likely to be a troublemaker and we’re not one bit surprised. MIT economist, Joseph Doyle, has discovered that the second-born child is more likely to misbehave and it has a lot to do with how parents reared them. The report revealed that second-born children are 25 to 40 percent more likely to get in major trouble [Read]