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BREAKING: First African to Appear on TV, Kunle Olasope Dies at 82

EKITI – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the First Man to appear on Television in Africa, Kunle Olasope has died at age 82. On the 31st of October 1959 , Kunle Olasope alongside Anike Agabje-Williams were the first Broadcasters to appear, and read scripts on the first Television in Africa, when Western Nigeria Television WNTV, Ibadan was established by the western regional government of Chief Obafemi Awolowo. The Octogenarian was a native of Efon Alaaye, Ekiti State. During his Lifetime, Kunle Olasope was once the Board Chairman, Broadcasting Services of Ekiti State, and served as the Chief Press Secretary to Bisi Onabanjo during [Read]

You can be fined, jailed for two years for denying your husbands sex – Police warn wives

Women who refuse their husbands sex could be charged for emotional abuse and when found guilty, jailed to a maximum of two years imprisonment or to a fine of 500 penalty units which is equivalent to GH¢6,000 or both. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Central Regional Coordinator of the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU), Mr George Appiah-Sakyi who made this known has therefore called on husbands to report their wives to the police for the law to deal with them. According to him, the law is also applicable to men who may deny their wives sex encouraging such emotionally abused women to also lodge complaints with the police. [Read]

70-Yr-old Former Osun Deputy Gov Remarries Secretly [SEE PHOTOS]

It was definitely a secret marriage devoid of all the airs that would have come with her position in the State. It was a scanty crowd. Not only that, her church, the MFM was definitely not represented. And even in her outlook she must have looked like a nonconformist to the MFM as she was bedecked with beads and jewelries that really befitted the occasion unlike her sparing and more austere look as Deputy Governor. The immediate past Deputy Governor of Osun State, Titi Laoye Tomori remarried a few days ago. According to reports the former number two citizen of Osun State married a prominent son of the State who [Read]

[VIDEO] Don’t bother when another woman sleeps with your husband ~ Felix-Adejumo advises ladies

Pastor Funke Felix-Adejumo, President of the Funke Felix-Adejumo Foundation has stirred controversy on social media when she told her female congregation not to cry or bother when other women slept with their husbands. Felix-Adejumo, in a sermon, was very emphatic and told women not to cry or fight with the strange women, but that they should top up their dresses and made sure they walked in a way that the women would know that they were not bothered. “Stop crying, why must you kill yourself because one stupid girl slept with your husband? Don’t ever go and fight with the woman, in fact you should top up your dresses and [Read]

S*x Workers To Increase Charges Due To Inflation, Tax Hike, Says Proud Member, Enning

Sex workers in the country will soon increase fees they charge clients after increment in electricity, airtime etc. in the country. Patience Enning who is a proud ‘Asahawo’ made this revelation and sent a strong warning to other prostitutes who have made their mind to charge old fees to be very careful. According to her, there is increment on every item in the country and same will apply to their fees they charge because they cannot be chopped without making any profit out of their business. [Read]

344-Year Oldest Tortoise in Africa Dies In Ogbomoso Palace [SEE PHOTOS]

A 344 –  year – old tortoise popularly known as ALAGBA in the palace of the Soun of Ogbomoso has passed on. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the scared tortoise which was the oldest in Africa, was sick for a few days before her demise on Thursday. The tortoise became a popular breed upon ascension of the throne of the current Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi. The monarch, provided good shelter and health support for the tortoise during its sojourn on earth. Confirming the ugly incident, Private Secretary to Oba Oyewumi, Toyin Ajamu, stressed that the tortoise, which attracted people from all walks of life from Nigeria and abroad, [Read]

SARS officer lands in trouble over indecent dressing [SEE PHOTOS]

A police officer attached to Special Anti-Robbery Squad unit, Inspector Michael Olubode has landed himself in trouble as he is going through an internal disciplinary procedure after a photo of him inappropriately dressed while on duty went viral on social media. The Nigerian Police made the announcement on its official Twitter handle on Monday. See tweet below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; pic.twitter.com/IuMkYXQvdF — Nigeria Police Force (@PoliceNG) September 30, 2019 [Read]

NYSC Approves White Hijab For Corps Members

  ABUJA – The National Youth Service Corps has said that it will allow female corps members, who are Muslims, to use white, shoulder-length hijabs for religious purposes. This was made known in a document released to newsmen on Monday in Abuja. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the NYSC also added that only three types of dressing used for different occasions would be acceptable for corps members. The document reads, “The modes of dressing for corps members are classified into three categories, which are used for different occasions. One, within the camp during the orientation programme, their normal attire, except otherwise directed, consists of a pair of white shorts with [Read]

Man, 24, Marries 81-year-old Cousin

UKRAINE – A 24-year-old man in Ukraine married his 81-year-old disabled cousin and neighbours say it was all a craven ploy to escape military service, according to a news report. Alexander Kondratyuk allegedly wed Zinaida Illarionovna, 81, to take advantage of the country’s rules that excuse a man from military service if he is looking after a disabled wife, Metro UK reported. Military service is otherwise compulsory for all male citizens 18 and over, according to the report. The oddly matched pair wed in the village of Baykovka, near the city of Vinnitsa in west-central Ukraine, the outlet reported. Kondratyuk denied marrying Illarionovna to be granted an exemption from the [Read]

[VIDEO] BBNaija: Tacha Fans Storm Big Brother, Accuse Organizers Of Holding Her ‘Hostage’

Following Tacha’s disqualification from Big Brother Naija, BBNaijaPepperThem, her management has accused organisers of the show of allegedly holding her hostage. The situation is trending to Twitter and users are using #ReleaseTacha to call for her “freedom” from the organisers. In a trending video, one of her team members said soldiers and bouncers were called in to stop Tacha from leaving. It is being speculated that BBNaija crew were trying to get her to speak about the show. But Tacha reportedly rebuffed and insisted she wanted to go home. Big Brother disqualified Tacha on Friday night over act of provocation and violence. [READ ALSO] ‘I need to work on my emotions’ [Read]

N30million to Tacha ~ Dino Melaye Reacts

  Senator Dino Melaye has reacted after a Twitter account posing to be him made a post that he would be giving Thirty million Naira to Disqualified Big Brother Naija Housemate, Tacha. Reacting to this, on his official Twitter handle he wrote; [READ ALSO] I never said i will give her N60m Cash – Peter Psquare Denies Tacha Recall that Peter Okoye of the defunct Psquare has equally denied ever pledging to give the Ex-Bbnaija 2019 housemates N60m as widely circulated on social media, thus sending the internet ablaze with different reactions from Nigerians and followers of the reality show following the shocking disqualification of Tacha. [Read]

[BREAKING] BBNaija2019: Tacha disqualified for violence after 89 days As Mercy gets two strikes

Tacha has been disquapified fropm the Big Brother Naija 2019 Pepper Dem edition. On Friday, September 27, 2019, Tacha was disqualified from the BBNaija 2019 Pepper Dem edition after a total of 89 days in the house. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Tacha got into a fight with a fellow housemate, Mercy and the two almost got into a fight early in the morning after the morning exercise routine. The two kept shouting at each other and even during the conversation with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, who was in the house to announce the eviction of Cindy. Mercy, who was involved in the dirty fight also got two strikes from Biggie, who [Read]

Man Kills Himself After Catching Wife He Suffered To Bring to The US In Bed With Another Guy

The world is not fair, and it’s so because of so many weird reasons. A 29-years-old man known as Prince Yeboah Wiredu has reportedly killed himself after his wife made a fool out of him. According to a report, he found his wife in bed with another man after he struggled to let her joined him in the United States from Ghana two years ago. The obituary poster of the man which has surfaced online notes he died a week ago, on 11th September 2019. Check out the screenshots below;   [Read]

#BBNaija: ‘I’m bigger than the owner of this show’ – Tacha tells other housemates [SEE VIDEO]

Big Brother Naija housemate, Tacha again on Sunday boasted to fellow housemates about her stay in the reality show. Tacha, who is one of the most talked-about and criticized housemates in the ‘Pepper Dem’ edition said this after her conversation with Ebuka about her reaction to Diane following the missing box. Tacha had rained insults at Diane and accused her of getting drunk after she forgot the red box at the Arena. But, Cindy speaking to Ebuka on the incident described Tacha’s reaction as ‘senseless and uncalled for.’ However, Tacha after the eviction show told housemates that she would remain in the show till the 99th day no matter the [Read]

Pastor Lands In Prison For Allegedly Rubbing Anointing Oil On Woman’s Buttocks

A Lagos – based pastor, David Daniel has been remanded in Kirikiri prison custody for allegedly robbing anointing oil on the buttocks of a female trader under the pretense of spiritual cleansing. Daniel’s remand order was sequel to his arraignment before a Lagos Magistrates over offences bordering on indecent assault. The Lagos State Police alleged that a case of assault was reported against the suspect on September 17, 2019 at about 2045 hours. According to the Police Public Relations Officer , DSP Bala Elkana, one Joy Muriyaro, of No. 31 Olarenwaju Street Ejigbo Lagos, reported at Ejigbo Police Station, that one David Daniel,41 years of age came to her shop [Read]