Category Archives: Around The World

Germany Plunges Into Recession Due To Coronavirus Lockdown

Germany has being pushed into recession after official figures released on Friday May 15, that showed that the European country’s economy shrank by 2.2% in the first three months of this year, BBC reports. The figures released by the Federal Statistical Office of Germany, also showed revisions to 2019 fourth-quarter figures from zero growth to a contraction…

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World Health Organisation Says Coronavirus “May Never Go Away”

The Word Health Organization is warning that the novel coronavirus may never be eliminated and populations around the world will have to learn to live with it. Mike Ryan, an Executive Director with the World Health Organisation on Wednesday, revealed the virus may just become one of the viruses around the world that kill people annually. The virus…

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OB Cuisine: Learn How To Make Ify’s Kitchen’s Chicken Veggie Gravy

This is one recipe by award-winning food blogger, Ify’s Kitchen is worth the wait. The mixture of vegetables gives it a very pleasing to the eyes. And you definitely can’t go wrong with chicken laps. This time, it’s the Chicken Veggie Gravy. Yum! According to Ify, “This is an easy, yummy and quick sauce to put together.Asides rice, what else…

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OB Cuisine: Watch Uriel Oputa Prepare Sweet Stew Chicken With Plantain In New Vlog

BBNaija star, Uriel Oputa is out with another much anticipated vlog on her IGTV, this time, she’s sharing a delicious Sweet Stew Chicken and Green Plantain recipe. This colourful dish is full of intense flavours, from the base to the addition of different veggies, it’s going to be a party in your mouth. Watch the video below: View…

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Twitter Says Its Employees Can Now Work From Home ‘Forever’

According to Buzzfeed, Twitter has informed its employees that they can work from home permanently amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Jack Dorsey, the 43-year-old CEO, made it known via an email on Tuesday saying all in-person events would be cancelled as the company announced plans to adopt a permanent work-from-home structure. Employees would receive a $1,000 allowance to equip themselves…

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Madagascan President Says COVID-19 Remedy Is Being Scorned Because It’s From Africa

The President of Madagascar, Andry Rajoelina has reacted to the concerns of World Health Organization (WHO) regarding an homegrown medicine used to treat COVID-19 in the East Africa country, While batting away criticisms, Rajoelina charged that the West has a condescending attitude toward traditional African medicine. “If it wasn’t Madagascar, and if it was a European…

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OB Cuisine: Stressed Out? Try Recipe Vibes’ Coconut Cake Recipe For Every Level

There’s nothing like spending some time in the kitchen to unwind during this stressful time and with different parts of the world on lockdown, more people are trying their hand at baking. Whether it’s cookies, bread, or chicken, food lovers are getting into the kitchen and testing out recipes which brings us to today’s easy Homemade Coconut Cake recipe by Kemi of Recipe…

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New Zealand, U.K. Outline Plans To Ease Coronavirus Restrictions

New Zealand and the United Kingdom has revealed plans for the reopening of their countries since a total lockdown was imposed to curtail the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern said authorities will begin to lift lockdown measures in several phases, but warned that while her country “may have won a few battles,”…

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OB Cuisine: Meal Master Shows Us How To Make Yam & Sweet Potato Porridge

In today’s OB Cuisine, our favourite food enthusiast and recipe developer Meal Master is showing us how to make Asaro otherwise known as Yam Porridge but with the addition of Sweet Potato. According to the food blogger, “Yam and sweet potatoes are a match made in food heaven! Especially when it comes together as porridge, absolutely glorious!” See below. View…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — Chef Muse’s Easy Mackerel Sauce

Abuja-based cuisine addict, Chef Muse is sharing her easy peasy Mackerel Sauce. It’s colourful, nutritious and guaranteed to make your side dish experience wonderful. See the full recipe and method of preparation below. INGREDIENTS 1 medium size mackerel, cleaned, boiled and flaked 2 garlic cloves crushed 1 habanero pepper chopped 8 very ripe tomatoes roughly chopped…

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