Category Archives: News

OB Cuisine: Weekend Meal Ideas? Try Amy Blossom’s Bacon & Shrimp Fried Rice Recipe

This Bacon and Shrimp Fried Rice from Amy Blossom is one you’ve never tried before and will absolutely love! “This 20 minutes BACON and SHRIMP FRIED RICE✨is a one pot dish made with healthy ingredients,” the fast-rising food blogger says. “I didn’t bother seasoning my rice, the BACON has a smoky flavour which made it very tasty…

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Disney Teams Up With Nigerian Animators To Create Animated Sci-fi Series “Iwájú”

On Thursday, Disney surprised fans by unveiling a huge slew of new projects for the next decade and among them will be a new sci-fi series “Iwájú” in partnership with a Pan-African entertainment company, Kugali run by Nigerian animators. According to Disney Animation Studios who unveiled the news on their official Twitter, the first-time-ever collaboration between Kugali founders Tolu Olowofoyeku, Ziki Nelson and Hamid Ibrahim, will…

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ICYMI: World Bank Predicts Nigeria’s Recession Could Last For Three Years

The World Bank has said that Nigeria’s current recession might last up to 2023, unless the current reforms is sustained and the right mix of policy measures is implemented. In a World Bank Nigeria Development Update (NDU) report tagged “Rising to the Challenge: Nigeria’s COVID response”, the international financial agency on Thursday noted that the “average Nigerian could…

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Nigeria’s Super Eagles Snags 5th Best Team In Africa On 2020 FIFA World Rankings

Nigeria’s senior national team also known as the Super Eagles have ended the 2020 calendar year as the 35th best country in the world, and the 5th best team in Africa. The three-time African champions remain unmoved in the latest Fifa rankings released by the world football governing body on Thursday, December 10, 2020. Gernot…

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Joe Biden And Kamala Harris Jointly Named TIME’s 2020 “Person Of The Year”

US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has been jointly named TIME magazine’s “Person of the Year” after their record-breaking gubernatorial election victory over the incumbent Donald Trump. “For changing the American story, for showing that the forces of empathy are greater than the furies of division, for sharing a vision of healing in a grieving world,”…

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Okonjo-Iweala Says Nigeria Will Have Access To COVID-19 Vaccine From January 2021

Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says Nigeria and other African countries will be able to access COVID-19 vaccines from the end of January through the first quarter of 2021. Okonjo-Iweala who is currently the African Union Special Envoy on mobilizing international economic support for the continental fight against COVID-19 and Nigeria’s candidate for the Office…

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Alicia Keys, Jidenna, Kerry Washington & More Urge Buhari To Release Jailed Protesters, Journalists

Global activists, politicians and celebrities have called on President Muhammadu Buhari demanding justice for those allegedly attacked by police and who were jailed for taking part in #EndSARS protests across various parts of the country in October. A co-founder of Black Lives Matter, Opal Tometi, was joined by singer Alicia Keys, actress Kerry Washington, climate activist Greta Thunberg, civil rights campaigner Angela…

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OB Cuisine: Yetty’s Cookbook Has The Perfect Recipe For Yummy Grilled Chicken

This recipe by Yetunde of Yetty’s Cookbook is for grilled chicken with delicious rice and tomato sauce, sure to thrill your hungry guests the coming festive period. According to her, it’s “marinated with spices and Greek yoghurt” that will most definitely make all your taste buds come to life in an instant. Sharing the recipe, she says,…

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