Buhari

2019: APC Moves To Punish Yari, Amosun, Okorocha, Akeredolu Over Anti-party Activities, Awaits Buhari’s Approval [READ MORE]

 After exhausting all means to placate some critical stakeholders in the party who are aggrieved owing to the fall-out of its controversial primaries, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has decided to wield the big stick on party members, especially state governors who are working against the interest of the party to achieve victory in 2019 general elections, NEWS FLAKES NG has authoritatively gathered. On the cards to be punished, according to a credible source, are Governors Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun, Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, among others. The party leadership last month set up a reconciliation committee but majority of the [Read]

The Will of Nigerians is My Command – Buhari [READ MORE]

  Unperturbed by the challenges on the 2019 presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari, in his usual calmness, assured the nation that the results of the polls would be a reflection of the wish of the people. President Buhari, who has persistently insisted that no one should be intimidated or insulted in the political campaign, said that he understood the yearnings of Nigerians. The president told his supporters to continuously showcase achievements instead of mudslinging and violence. President Buhari spoke when he received Letter of Credence from Ambassador of Finland to Nigeria, Dr Jyrki Juhani Pulkkinen. He also said he believed in the collective dream for a greater country. Buhari said [Read]

JUST IN: Again, Buhari ‘Rejects’ Electoral Bill, Approves NOUN Amendment Act [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammadu Buhari has again declined assent to the amended Electoral Bill by the National Assembly. Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Senate) on National Assembly Matters, disclosed this to state house reporters on Friday. According to Enang, the president has communicated his decision to the National Assembly. He, however, said the president has assented to the amendment made to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Act. With the assent, NOUN can now operate like other conventional universities in the country. [Read]

PDP Imported Supporters From Niger Republic For Sokoto Rally – Gov El-Rufai [READ MORE]

  The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Tuesday said the majority of the persons who participated at the Peoples Democratic Party presidential rally which held in Sokoto were from neighbouring Niger Republic. The governor, a member of the ruling party, APC, disclosed this during an inauguration of his campaign commitee in Kaduna. The PDP launched its zonal presidential rally in Sokoto on Monday for the North-west. Thousands of people attended the rally which was addressed by the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar; the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal; and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. However, according to Mr El-Rufai, many of those that attended the [Read]

DSS arrests fake First Lady who Impersonated President’s Wife, gain access to her residence inside Aso Rock

  Amina Mohammed also known as Justina Onuoha, a woman who posed as First Lady, Aisha Buhari, to conduct fraudulent business and also fraudulently gained access into the Presidential Villa posing as the Kogi State First Lady has been paraded by the Department of State Services (DSS). According to the agency’s spokesperson, Peter Afunanya , Mohammed gained access into the Villa in November 2017 posing as the Kogi State First Lady before inviting a businessman to the Villa posing as Aisha who was out of the country. He said, “Amina Mohammed also known as Justina Oluoha, Amina Villa, had on the November 22, 2017, paraded herself as the First Lady [Read]

2019: Setback for APC as 59 Buhari Support Groups Endorse Atiku [READ MORE]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a major setback has hit the camp of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as Support groups loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari have endorsed former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar for President in the 2019 general election. The groups — 59 of them — explained that they took the decision because “the government we put in place has failed and continues to fail our people and we cannot continue to reinforce failure”. According to the Punch, National Coordinator, Grassroot Mobilisers for Buhari, Yusuf Ardo, accused the Buhari government of not including youth in his administration. “Today, our country is faced with legions of challenges. Our economy [Read]

Dangote gifts Super Falcons 50 Million Naira for AWCON 2018 triumph [READ MORE]

  Nigerian Multi-Billionaire, Aliko Dangote has gifted Nigeria women’s national football team a whooping amount of 50 Million Naira for winning the just ended 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations. The Super Falcons edged a resilient South African Banyana Banyana side 4-3 on penalties after a scoreless 120 minutes, to lift the top African women football diadem for the third successive time and ninth time overall. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Upon their arrival in Nigeria, Chief of Staff to the President, Alhaji Abba Kyari, met them at the airport and commended them for their efforts. He then informed them that two prominent people have donated a sum of 75 [Read]

2019: Mammoth Crowd As Atiku, Jonathan, Others Lead PDP Rally in Sokoto, Vows to Sack Buhari [PHOTOS]

  SOKOTO – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has kicked off its 2019 presidential campaign at the Shehu Kangiwa Stadium, Sokoto, in the presence of a mammoth crowd, with a strong vow to sack incumbent President and aspirant of the APC, Muhammadu Buhari.  The campaign is moderated by Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, who was recently appointed as one of the eight spokespersons of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign. A number of former and current governors of northern states have addressed the crowd, asking them to vote out the current administration, led by President Muhammadu Buhari. The governors include; Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa; [Read]

Buhari finally Breaks Silence on Being Cloned, Says “This is The Real Me” – READ MORE

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammadu Buhari has finally broken his silence on growing speculations on being cloned ahead of the 2019 general elections. He spoke on the subject on Sunday in Kraków, Poland, according to Bashir Ahmad, his Personal Assistant on New Media. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that a factcheck published by AFP on Friday, November 30, 2018 had disproved speculations that Buhari had died and been replaced by a look-alike. Speaking on the speculations, Buhari said a lot of people had hoped for his death when he was sick, but he remains strong. He was also optimistic on [Read]

Be Cautious Of Granting Visa To Atiku Abubakar – FG Tells US

  The Federal Government tells the U.S to be cautious in granting a visa to the PDP Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in order not to create the impression of endorsing him for the 2019 election. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave the government position at an interactive session with media executives in Abuja on Thursday. Mohammed said that the government was aware of the move by the former Vice President to lobby the U.S. to lift the visa ban imposed on him. He said, while the U.S. has the prerogative of whom to issue visa, it should be mindful of the timing, in order not [Read]