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Reverend sister quits profession, marries police officer [PHOTOS]

Twenty-four hours after her pre-wedding photos went viral on social media, the wedding photos of the Catholic Reverend Sister who quit her religious profession to get married to a police officer has emerged. News Agency of Nigeria reports that the former Catholic Reverend Sister was captured in different attire on her traditional wedding day. She was seen carrying a cup of wine to serve her husband, an act which is one of the key traditional marriage rite performed at weddings in the south eastern part of Nigeria. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; ATTENTION: PLEASE FEEL FREE TO HELP SHARE & COMMENT ON THIS POST… NEWS [Read]

‘God told me, Naira Marley is A Demon’ – Apostle Omashola

Popular singer Azeez Fashola, professionally known as Naira Marley, has continued to spark mixed reactions from different Nigerians ever since he became popular. The singer’s music and personality spark both positive and negative reactions from Nigerians. It seems like the singer has caught the radar of Apostle Omashola. The pastor claimed that God told him that Marley is a demon and he is satanic. According to him, Marley needs to repent before it is too late. He said his songs are also demonically inspired to destroy the destiny of the Nigerian youth. The apostle also advised Nigerians to desist from calling themselves Marlians, the name used to identify Marley’s fans. [Read]

2020 will be year of series of battles – Pastor Adeboye reveals prophecies [VIDEO]

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has revealed incidents that would happen in the New Year, during the cross over service at the Redemption Camp in Ogun State, on Wednesday. Adeboye said the year will be characterized with series of battles. He however added that 2020 is going to be a year of series of joy and series of victory. The renowned pastor called on Nigerians to pray for the nation, while announcing the annual RCCG fasting and prayers will begin January 11. On the international scene, the clergyman said earthquakes and volcanoes will erupt. This, he claimed, is as a result of an increase [Read]

Celebration of Christmas is idolatry, unbiblical – MFM General Overseer, Olukoya

The General Overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministry, MFM, Dr Daniel Olukoya, has described Christmas celebration as idolatry. Olukoya said the church does not celebrate Christmas because it is unbiblical. The pastor argued that no book in the Bible recorded the word ‘ Christmas’ or that Jesus was born on Dec. 25. The General Overseer spoke during the Wednesday Manner Water Service, a programme that was organised to shift the attention of members from the 2019 Christmas celebration. “If you really study the Bible from Genesis to Revelation, there is no word like Christmas,” he said at the church headquarters in Lagos. “The Bible only recorded that [Read]

BREAKING: Renowned World Evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke is Dead

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that renowned German Pentecostal evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke has died at the age of 79. Principally known for his gospel missions throughout Africa, Bonnke passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, December 7. The announcement of his demise was published on his Facebook page. “It is with sorrow that the Bonnke Family would like to announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke. “He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 7, 2019. “For the past 60 years he has preached the glorious Gospel of Jesus throughout the entire world. We [Read]

Pastor flogs church members for not attending service [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

A Ugandan pastor Paul Muwanguzi has not spared his congregants who missed his previous service. The supposed man of God is seen in a video canning both old and young members who defaulted in attending church. In the viral video, they were seen lying on the floor as the pastor walks through them to flog each one of them. Kenyan radio station Wish FM shared the video with the caption: “Pastor Paul Muwanguzi canes his followers who didnt turn up for church service the previous Sunday. But Uganda why??” See video below;     [Read]

Snake Attacks RCCG Pastor While Preaching on Altar [SEE PHOTOS]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Daniel who ministers in Ikorodu, Lagos State, was going on his normal duty, preaching, when a snake came to attack. He shared the story and wrote; “Testimony time. So I was preaching and this snake came to the altar. Suddenly the lion in me remembered, thou shall trample upon snakes and scorpions and nothing shall by any means harm you.  So we practiced what we have read ayayaya… Alas! it was finished on the altar. I remember I sat there worshiping God before I moved from the altar to the congregation for Impartations then this [Read]

Sanwo-Olu Honours Chaplain Sacked By Ambode

  LAGOS – The Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s led Lagos State Government has honoured former presiding Chaplain of the Chapel of Christ the Light, Venerable Femi Taiwo, who was sacked by former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. Femi Taiwo was sacked for allegedly disrespecting wife of the then governor, Bolanle Ambode. His sacked fuelled controversies lasting for months. Some people have even attributed Ambode’s debacle in the last APC primaries to the sacking of the priest. However, the former priest was honoured at the chapel amidst cheers from the The congregation, family members and friends. Commissioner for Home Affairs and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, who was joined by top officials of the ministry, [Read]

Scientists Discover ‘Garden of Eden’ in Africa [SEE PHOTOS]

Africa has been identified to have a space of origination by some Researchers who through series of Analyzing DNA came to conclusion that our ancient ancestors was in Botswana in the middle of the south of the continent which they called ‘Garden of Eden’. Human Existence Researchers has said that all Hunan species evolved all over Africa, the area now named the “Garden of Eden” is currently deserted which was before full of wetlands. Our ancient ancestors originated just south of the Zambezi River once home to an enormous lake similar in size to England, called Lake Makgadikgadi. The lake stretched all the way from Namibia, across Botswana and into [Read]

UNN Bows to Pressure, Cancels Witchcraft Conference

  ENUGU – The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) has dropped the topic of the proposed international conference on witchcraft by Prof. B.I.C Ijomah Centre for Policy Studies and Research following protests by some groups and Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).  The Center had earlier proposed to discuss ‘Witchcraft: Meaning, Factors and Practices’ scheduled to hold between November 26 and November 27, which has attracted negative reactions from members of the public, especially church leaders. Bishop Goddy Okafor CAN Chairman South-East zone last week while warning UNN against going ahead with the planned conference, called for a one-day prayer by all Christians in the zone to avert the conference. Following [Read]

Pastor Dies Trying To Fast For 40 Days And Nights

  A Nigerian Pastor Dies why trying to fast to fast for 40 days and nights Tragedy has struck the community of Eziala Nguru in Ngor Okpala Council area of Imo state as Evangelist Chidi Eke, aged 46 years had died while trying to fast for 40 days and Nights. Sunday Sun reliably gathered that the deceased who had abandoned his wife and two children in Lagos and went back to the village had some times last year said to have embarked on evangelism. It was gathered that the deceased had announced that he wants to start his ministry but that before he does that he would have to obtain [Read]

Lagos Shuts Eight Worship Centres Over Environmental Pollution

LAGOS – Lagos state government on Sunday shut eight worship centres across the state for contravening environmental pollution regulations. General Manager, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA), Dolapo Fasawe, said the facilities were closed down to save the people from a health crisis that might arise from the activities of the centres. The affected facilities are located at 68, Old Ota Road, Orile Agege; 4, Ademola Oshinowo Street, Off Love Street, Ketu; 1, Dele Amuda Street, Lekki; 17, Ajileye Street, Ilaje Bariga; 39, Kusenla Road, Elegushi and Ajayi Bembe Street Abule Oja, Yaba, among others. The LASEPA boss, who led the operation, vowed that there would be no hiding place [Read]

Popular Ghanaian Prophet Predicts Death Of ‘P-Square’, DJ Spinall, Others In Nigeria Music Industry [VIDEO]

The leader of God’s Crown Chapel, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi has warned Nigeria celebrities to pray intensively to avert a spate of deaths as the year winds up, as he said he “saw some popular Nigerians being assassinated.” NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Ghanaian pastor, while delivering a sermon in his church on Sunday said a “demonic wind” is swirling towards Nigerian musicians and their Ghanaian counterparts, following the imposition of some spiritual attack. He also called on twin brothers Peter and Paul Okoye to take their spiritual life seriously. The popular Prophet also mentioned names of popular DJs, Spinall, DJ Perez, Dj Blaze among an undisclosed list of Nigerian [Read]

Deduct tithes straight from workers’ salaries for churches, Archbishop begs govt

The Archbishop of Kampala, Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, has suggested that the government of Uganda deduct tithe from workers’ salaries. Speaking during a mass, the Catholic Archbishop said many Christians don’t tithe and this affects church projects, reports Citizen Kenya. Archbishop Lwanga said he wanted Uganda to go the German route, where Germans, who are registered as Catholics, Protestants or Jews have a church tax (Kirchensteuer) of 8-9 per cent deducted from their annual income. “Whenever we ask for tithe, everyone gives only what they have at that time. But the Bible says a tenth of whatever you earn belongs to the church,” said Archbishop Lwanga. “Give me your support as [Read]

‘why should we praise him?’ — Reactions as rumour of Oyedepo approving N650m for road repairs gathers steam

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that David Oyedepo, founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide also known as Winners Chapel, has sparked a deluge of reactions on Twitter following reports circulating that he approved N650m to repair roads in Ogun state. The repairs, according to rumour mills, will cover the old toll gate bordering Lagos and Ogun states as well as the Idi-Iroko expressway from Oju Ore to Iyana Iyesi in Ogun state. Though yet to be confirmed, the rumours have stirred up conversation on the Nigerian Twittersphere with users registering their differing opinions on the microblogging platform. While a segment of users welcomed the development and commended the cleric, [Read]