Category Archives: News

Eulogies Trail The Sad Passing Of Leadership Newspaper Publisher Sam Nda-Isaiah

The death of Sam Nda-Isaiah, publisher of the Leadership Newspapers, came as a huge shock to many Nigerians on Friday as tributes have been pouring in for him, with several persons describing the loss as shocking and painful. The media mogul, 58, had attended an event on December 10, just a day before his sudden passing was announced…

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OB Cuisine: Amy Blossom’s Sumptuous Grilled Pineapple Turkey Stew Recipe

Back with another banger recipe is one of our favorite food vloggers, Amy Blossom. This time she’s sharing her delicious recipe for Grilled Pineapple Turkey Stew. She says, “I grilled my pineapple then used it to make grilled pineapple turkey stew sitting pretty here. The taste was oh so yum. Served it with rice with a…

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Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai In Self-Isolation After Being Exposed To COVID-19

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has gone into quarantine again after being exposed to the coronavirus The Governor disclosed the news on Twitter, stating that he had been notified of more positive COVID-19 test results of persons close to him which included an immediate family member and senior officials of the Kaduna State Government. He said as a precautionary measure…

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Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi Among Finalists For 2020 Best FIFA Men’s Player Award

World football governing body, FIFA, has announced that Juventus/Portugal attacker, Cristiano Ronaldo, Barcelona/Argentina forward Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich/Poland striker Robert Lewandowski are the three finalists for The Best FIFA Men’s Player award. On November 25, a shortlist of 11 players including Kevin De Bruyne, Sadio Mane, Kylian Mbappe, Neymar, Sergio Ramos, Mohamed Salah, Thiago…

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COVID-19: US Finally Approves Pfizer/BioNTech Vaccine For Emergency Use

The US government has finally approved the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use. The Food and Drug Administration is “rapidly” working toward clearing Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use after a key panel overwhelmingly endorsed the shots Thursday evening, December 10, Commissioner Stephen Hahn said in a statement Friday. Stephen Hahn, the Commissioner of Food and Drugs said…

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International Criminal Court To Investigate Nigeria Over “Crimes Against Humanity”

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued a preliminary determination to investigate Nigerian security forces over allegations of “crimes against humanity” and “war crimes”. The ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda on Friday released a statement on the conclusion of the preliminary examination of the situation in Nigeria. The beginning of the statement read: Today, I announce…

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Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Self-Isolates After Close Aide Tests Positive For COVID-19

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday went into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. According to Guardian Nigeria, the governor and other members of his team would be tested by the Lagos State Biobank today, but would remain in isolation until the results of…

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Nigeria Records Highest Number Of Daily COVID-19 Cases Since Pandemic Began

Nigeria recorded the highest-ever number of new COVID-19 cases in one day with 796 counted Thursday — more than any other day since the first Nigeria case was counted on February 28. Friday’s death toll approached 1,100, with 1,90 deaths recorded while the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the infection toll at 72,140. The agency said that…

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