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CULTISM: Rival Gang Axe Final Year Student To Death While Writing Exam, Others Flee

Cultists in the Cross Rivers State University of Technology, Calabar campus on Monday killed a 500- level Electrical Engineering student simply identified as James. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that James, who was suspected to be a cultist too, was gunned down by members of rival gang while writing the first semester examination. According to the report, after noticing that the gunshot didn’t kill James, the attackers decided to use axe on him until he was confirmed dead. After hearing gunshots and being alerted that a student has been shot dead at the Electrical Engineering Department, some lecturers in the Civil Engineering Department of the institution made a mild announcement in [Read]

#BBNaija: [VIDEO] Why I think Tacha is ‘a Witch, Using Jazz’ – Jackye Blows The Whistle

Big Brother Naija 2019 Housemate, Jackye has speculated that Tacha is a ‘witch’. Jackye speaking to the official host of BBNaija, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu during the live eviction show, said Tacha may be using Jazz in the house. [READ ALSO] #BBNaija: How Ella, Kimoprah Were Evicted, Mercy, Tacha Reign Supreme [CLICK TO SEE HOW FANS VOTED FOR THEIR FAVOURITE HOUSEMATES] “I told Khafi that Tacha brought jazz into the house because of her bracelet. “The bracelet has some symbols which I have read about,” she said. However, Tacha denied bringing jazz in to the house, adding that the bracelet is part of the brand she sells on Instagram. Watch the video below [Read]

OLAKUNRIN’S DEATH: VP Osinbajo Visits, Condoles With Pa Fasoranti’s Family [SEE PHOTOS]

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday visited Chief Rueben  Fasoranti at his residence to commiserate with him over the death of his daughter, Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, who was killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Friday along the Benin/Ore expressway Osinbajo who arrived at the Fasoranti residence at exactly 9:10 am was accompanied by the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. See photos below; Tribune [Read]

Zlatan Ibile shares money to children dancing “soapy” in traffic [SEE VIDEO]

Nigerian singer, Zlatan Ibile was spotted in traffic sharing money to some children dancing to trending dance, “Soapy” which was introduced by his colleague, Naira Marley. The singer is seen cheering the young lads on as they sing and dance to songs made by himself and colleague and has been making waves on the streets for weeks now. He then goes on ahead to share ‘mint’ thousand Naira notes to the kids – who were actually dancing in the rain – before leaving them. Watch video below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

Fashion designer gets 12 strokes of cane for stealing female underwear

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered that a fashion designer, Dauda Azeez, be given 12 strokes of the cane for stealing 16 used female underwear. Magistrate Afusat Alege, gave the order after Azeez pleaded guilty to theft. Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Cpl. Abubakar Isa told the court that the defendant committed the offence on July 2 at Oke-Kobi area, Chikanda. Isa said some residents of Oke-Kobi reported the case to the police. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the prosecutor said that when Azeez’s room was searched, 16 used female underwear were recovered. He said that investigation revealed that the defendant was in the habit of stealing used pants [Read]

TRAGEDY: Two men electrocuted while working on streetlight

  Tragedy struck, today, in #Kaduna State, as two men got burnt after being electrocuted while fixing a streetlight along NNPC road, Kaduna. According to an eyewitness report, the incident occurred after the metallic ladder they were using for the operation, made a contact with a high tension cable. [Read]

Customs Officer Undergoes Medical Test for Promoting Self to Comptroller-General Rank

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that an Assistant Superintendent of Customs, Nura Dahiru, is currently undergoing a medical test after promoting himself to the rank of Comptroller-General, claiming he was directed by President Muhammadu Buhari to take over from the current CG, Hameed Ali. The Spokesman for the Nigeria Customs Service, Joseph Attah, said in a terse message that the officer was already at the customs medical centre to determine his frame of mind. He said, “What happened was that an assistant superintendent of customs came to the office wearing the rank of a deputy comptroller-general. “From questions and answers that followed, it was obvious that he was not in the [Read]

#BBNaijaPepperThem: Isilomo, Avala Are First Eviction Victims

The ongoing BigBrother Naija dubbed Pepperdem Gang has witnessed its first eviction in the ongoing show. Those up for eviction among the 21 housemates were Isilomo, Khafi, Avala, Omashola and Ike. It will be recalled that Gedoni, Kafhi, and Isilomo were the initial housemates on the eviction list. However, Omashola and Ike made the list after a heated argument over the theft of Omashola’s Bet9ja coins. Here is a breakdown of how voting went: Isilomo – 2, Khafi – 4, Avala -3, Gedoni – 5. Consequently, the duo with the least number of votes were sent packing. It was the end of the road for Isilomo and Avala. The remaining [Read]

Gov Dapo Hosts Ooni of Ife, Vows To Rebrand Ogun Annual Drums Festival

  ABEOKUTA – The Ogun state government is set to incorporate Afrobeat music into the Annual African Drums Festival to make it bigger and better than it has used to be.  This was disclosed by the Executive Governor of Ogun State, Prince (Dr) Dapo Abiodun at his Oke-Mosan Office in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Thursday while playing host to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. He said the decision was to promote the music made popular by the indigent of the State, Fela Anikulapo Kuti. “Ogun State has been hosting the drum festival in the past. We are going to take it a step higher. We are going [Read]

JUST IN: Senator Abbo Tearfully Apologises For Assaulting Nursing Mother, Begs Nigerians for Pardon

The senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District, Senator Ishaku Abbo, has apologised to Nigerians, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and women in general, following a viral video in which he was seen physically assaulting a lady. He made the apology at a press conference at the PDP headquarters in Abuja. The Senator who was closed to tears at the briefing asked for forgiveness, saying it is not in his character to assault women. This breaking story is being updated. keep refreshing for updates. Channels Television [Read]

Popular Nigerian Singer, Olamide Badoo Welcomes Second Child

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Olamide has welcomed a second child with partner, Adebukumi, in the United States of America. Olamide welcomes second child with longtime girlfriend, Adebukuim in the United States of America [Instagram/BaddoSneh] The music star announced the arrival of his bundle of joy via his Instagram page on Tuesday July 2, 2019 with a photo of himself carrying the baby. He went on to caption the photo with a quote which revealed the name of the baby. “July the 1st ⚔️ Tunrepin Myles Adedeji 🖤,” he wrote. It would be recalled that Olamide proposed to his girlfriend and mother of his son, Adebukumi back in 2018. Olamide [Read]

Man Dies During Sex Competition After Finishing The Seventh Round [READ MORE]

A middle-aged Nigerian man has sadly died during a sex competition after endeavouring to finish the seventh round. The deceased identified only as Davy reportedly died on his sex contender also identified as Loveth. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that he reportedly took Loveth to a popular hotel located in Ikotun area of Lagos after a debate about which of the two would emerge victorious in a marathon sex. While the deceased believed he has sufficient prowess to make Loveth run for her life, she also insisted that the deceased would not withstand her ability to accommodate many rounds of hot sex. Davy trusted himself so much that he staked N50,000, [Read]

BREAKING: COZA Pastor, Fatoyinbo Bows To Pressure, Steps Down From Pulpit

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Biodun Fatoyinbo, the senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly(COZA), says he has decided to step aside from the pulpit of the church. In a statement released on Monday, he said the move was the advice of his mentors. Fatoyinbo had been in the news since Friday when Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer and wife of Timi Dakolo, Nigerian musician, accused him of raping her when she was 16 going on 17. “I have taken time to pray and seek spiritual counsel from Christian leaders around the world who feel very concerned about the ongoing reports in the [Read]

High School Student Tries Randy Orton’s ‘RKO’ On Principal, Police Intervenes

(CBSMiami /CBS Local) – A high school student was arrested Wednesday after allegedly trying a wrestling move on his high school principal. Gianny Sosa, 18, faces a judge Thursday morning after pulling an ‘RKO’ move on the principal at Miami South Ridge Senior High School. Police said the principal told them Sosa assaulted him in the second-floor hallway. An ‘RKO’ or ‘Randy Keith Orton,’ named after the wrestler who came up with it is a ‘finishing move,’ involving grabbing an opponent by the neck, jumping into the air and driving his head onto the mat in the fall. STUDENT RECORDS VIDEO AFTER ALLEGEDLY PULLING A WRESTLING MOVE ON HIS PRINCIPAL [Read]

SHOCKING! Young Nigerian Orders Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka from His Seat On a Flight, Gbenga Adeyinka, Others React

Oil Mogul Tonye Patrick Cole has narrated a story how a young man ordered Professor Wole Soyinka, Nigeria’s only Nobel laureate, literary giant, globally and nationally respected figure out of his seat, on a flight. Tonye Cole did not indicate whether it was a local or international flight, but the story posted on Sunday has elicited outrage and condemnation of the young man, for committing sacrilege. Some others have sided the young man for insisting on his right. Here is Tonye Cole’s story posted on Instagram “I met one of the greatest Nigerians walking the earth today and as with other times, he was genteel, witty, forthright and humble. My [Read]