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OB Cuisine: Afroedibles’ Scrambled Egg And Fried Plantain Combo

Scrambled eggs and fried plantain is a very tasty classic dish that’s virtually enjoyed in every Nigerian home regardless of social class. Served as breakfast or lunch treat, this meal is always a healthy option. It’s also quick and very easy to prepare. It’s prepared with eggs which along with key ingredients such as fresh…

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Plateau Celebrates Forgiveness Day As Friday Is Declared Public Holiday

The Plateau State Government has again declared Friday, (today) as a work-free day to celebrate the day of forgiveness and reconciliation. According to Punch Newspapers, Governor Simon Lalong had in February 7 last year inaugurated  the ‘Garden of Forgiveness’ in Jos, the state capital. The Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Danladi Atu, in a…

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Some Lagosians Living In VI Have Never Visited Ikeja — Buharai

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday lauded the the initiators of the National National Youth Service Corps for uniting force among Nigerian youths and introducing as an avenue for people to know the country better. Buhari cited an instance with Lagos, where he said there were people living on Victoria Island, who had never visited Ikeja.…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — The Kitchen Muse’s Boiled Plantain & Vegetable Sauce

The Kitchen Muse is out with an updated recipe of her popular Vegetable Soup (Efo Riro) on her YouTube channel. In this episode, she teaches her viewers how to prepare the delicious soup using Shoko leaves (Lagos Spinach). She says, “Tell me, what’s not to love about Efo Riro? It’s packed with loads of nutrients, has carbs, proteins, fats &…

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INEC Deregisters 74 Political Parties Citing Failure To Meet Constituitional Criterias

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has deregistered 74 political parties. The new development was announced via Twitter and in a press conference in Abuja on Thursday. Mahmood Yakubu, the INEC chairman said this was because of their failure to meet various criteria stipulated by the constitution during the elections. He later revealed that the number…

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House Of Reps Reject Innoson Made-In-Nigeria SUVs As Official Vehicles

According to circulating reports, the House of Representatives, on Wednesday, expressed its disdain for the suggestion from a House member to purchase locally made Innoson Motors SUVs for members’ oversight. Recall that year in – year out, the lawmakers meet behind closed doors, tagged executive sessions to discuss their welfare benefits, among which are allowances…

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Buhari Inducts Three Combat Helicopters To Address Insurgency

President Muhammad Buhari has inducted three attack helicopters, two Augusta 109Ps and one Mi-171E to enhance the war against the Boko Haram insurgency. According to Ripples Nigeria, the President during the introduction on Thursday in Abuja, also vowed that the Federal Government would do everything to tackle insecurity. President Buhari further promised that the government…

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