October 31, 2018

BREAKING: ‘US Officials’ Have Signalled Atiku To Come For Visa, Says Gbenga Daniel – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has received “signals from American officials” to apply for visa and it would be granted, Gbenga Daniel, Director-General of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Orgsanisation (APCO), has said. Atiku is widely believed to be wanted for alleged corruption in the US, and this is usually identofied as the reason he has not stepped on American soil for several years. However, Daniel, a former Governor of Ogun State, said on Wednesday that the corruption perception about Atiku “appears to have been flogged”, as “there have been signals from [Read]

APC CRISIS: Buhari dines with aggrieved APC aspirants – READ MORE

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday hosted aggrieved aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just concluded party’s primaries across the country. Those in attendance at the dinner included aggrieved gubernatorial, National and State Assembly aspirants who failed to secure the party’s tickets in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the meeting was also attended by Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, cabinet ministers and other presidential aides. The president had on Oct. 13 met with aggrieved members of the House of Representatives under the platform of the APC. Buhari also met collectively and separately with aggrieved serving APC governors [Read]

OGUN 2019: PDP, Ladi Adebutu camp in Disarray as INEC Recognises Kashamu’s Candidates’ List – READ MORE

  …. PDP vows to Appeal decision The Dayo-led committee is believed to be loyal to the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Buruji Kashamu. In the letter dated October 25, 2019, signed by the acting Secretary to the Commission, Mr Okechukwu Ndeche, to Secondus, the Commission stated that the decision was based on the various Federal High Court cases on the true position of the State Executive Committee of the party. He said the commission would abide by them until they were set aside by higher courts. The letter, which was received at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja on Tuesday, read [Read]

FIFA bans Former Ghana FA President for Life over Bribery Scandal – READ MORE

  Former Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi has been banned for life by Fifa for various violations of their code of ethics, including bribery and corruption. Nyantakyi, who also held posts with Fifa and the Confederation of African Football (Caf), was pictured engaging in acts corruption by controversial undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas. Kwesi Nyantakyi was filmed taking piles of money and putting it into a bag One of African football’s most powerful figures has been banned from the sport for life for breaking bribery and corruption rules. Ex-Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi also broke conflict of interest rules, Fifa said. Madrid Dismiss Head Coach Julen Lopetegui [Read]