Category Archives: Around The World

OB Cuisine: A Healthy Guide To Preparing Senegalese’s Maafé By Immaculate Bites

Maafé (or Mafé) is a traditional West African cuisine. Eaten widely in Senegal, Maafé which is known as Groundnut & Peanut soup in English is a rich, nutty, and palate -pleasing meal when served with rice, plantains or any starch. The term groundnut is use interchangeably with peanuts because It is called peanuts in America but…

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Tomi Badejoko Joins DJ Cuppy And Julz At London School Of Economics To Speak On “The Role Of Arts In the Black Community”

On the 1st of February 2018, UK-based Nigerian media personality, Tomi Badejoko and few other creative such as DJ/music artiste, DJ Cuppy, music producer, Julz and filmmaker, Dami Vaughn were invited to speak at the Black Ascent event which is hosted by the London School of Economics. The annual panel discussion which seeks to showcase different issues relating to the black community,…

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OB Cuisine: Avartsy’s Guide To Making Delicious Water Yam Fritters “Ojojo”

Think of how akara (fried bean cake) or mosa is prepared but in this case with water yam, that’s simply the Nigerian snack, Water Yam Fritters, popularly referred to as Ojojo in the Yoruba language. According to Avartsy Cooking: “It’s pretty easy to make; the downside, it’s deep fried. Although I’m sure it can be baked as well,…

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Lebron James Returns To Earn Lakers Victory, After Long-term Injury

LeBron James made a triumphant return to the court on Thursday, breathing new life into the floundering Los Angeles Lakers with a 123-120 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. James, who missed 17 games due to a groin injury, scored a team-high 24 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and delivered nine assists in his first…

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Police Officer Allegedly Sleeps With His Former Boss’ Wife (Photos)

A married police officer’s affair with his former boss’ wife was exposed when their romantic photographs were discovered in his mobile phone. According to H-Metro, Edmore Chikoromu is alleged to have abused his trust with his former boss only identified as Mike after the affair with the latter’s wife Sakhi Tshuma was discovered by his…

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OB Cuisine: Delicious Recipe For Healthy Vegan Sweet Potato Pancakes

Calling all vegans as we introduce today’s cuisine which features quick and easy healthy recipe to The Vegan Nigerian‘s Sweet Potato Pancakes. According to the curator, Tobi Makanjuola, “These pancakes are fantastic if you’re trying to reduce your sugar intake. A wholesome way to start the day.” Ingredients: (serves 2-3) 1 large sweet potato 1 cup self-raising wholegrain flour…

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