September 5, 2018

#ITTFAfricanChamps2018: Nigeria men’s team defeat Egypt to win gold, qualify for Tokyo World Cup

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Team Nigeria defeated Egypt 3-1 in the men’s Team final at the International Table Tennis Federations ( ITTF) African Championships in Mauritius to win Gold. Consequently, Nigeria have secured the ticket to represent the Africa at the 2019 ITTF World Team Cup in Tokyo. Meanwhile, Nigeria lost 3-1 to Egypt in the women’s team Gold medal match at the #ITTFAfricanChamps2018. Read through for more updates!! [Read]

BREAKING: Group pays N45m to buy APC 2019 presidential form for Buhari

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that a group has paid the N45 million required by President Muhammadu Buhari to buy the presidential form of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), a presidential aide has said. The group’s action comes barely 24-hours after the formal announcement of dates for the APC primaries and fees for forms for various political positions by the governing party. Our source on Tuesday published details of the primaries and cost of the nomination forms for APC aspirants. House of Assembly aspirants will pay a total of N850,000; House of Representatives aspirants are to pay a total of N3,850,000. Senate [Read]

BREAKING: Amosun Declares Intention to Run for Senate

…Promises to Unveil Ogun APC Guber Choice Thursday Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Outgoing Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun has declared his intention to run for the Senate in the 2019 election. He made this announcement this afternoon at a stakeholders meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at Mitros Residence in Abeokuta, the state capital. Amosun was elected senator for the Ogun Central district in April 2003 while in April 2007, he made an unsuccessful bid to be elected governor of Ogun State. He ran for governor again in 2011, and this time was elected on the Action Congress of Nigeria [Read]