Category Archives: News

Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya Named Fighter Of The Year At 2020 World MMA Awards

Nigerian-born New Zealand mixed martial arts fighter, Israel Adesanya, has emerged winner of the “Fighter of the Year” award for 2020 at the annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards. The sportsman, who has a 20-0 career record after beating both Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa in the Octagon this year, picked up the Charles ‘Mask’ Lewis…

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Lagos Seals Nightclubs, Event Centres And Others For Flouting COVID-19 Protocols

The Lagos State Government has sealed about 12 facilities for defying the Federal Government’s directive on COVID-19 as it concerns social and recreational centres. In a statement issued on Sunday by the Director-General of Lagos State Safety Commission, Lanre Mojola, some of the facilities include DNA Night Club, Buzz Bar, Silverfox, Cocoon. Others include Westend…

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Ubong King’s Death: Celebrities, Fans Pay Tribute To Popular Motivational Speaker

Nigerians are paying tribute to Ubong King following news of the renowned inspirational speaker and businessman’s death at the age of 48. According to Guardian Nigeria, King, who was also known as the ‘Troublemaker,’ had tested positive for COVID-19 few days ago although the details surrounding his demise is still sketchy as at this time. His death came barely a day…

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ICYMI: Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo Emerges Globe Soccer Player Of The Century

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo on Sunday beat rival Lionel Messi and Liverpool star, Mohamed Salah to win the Globe Soccer Player of the Century at the 2020 Globe Soccer Awards, capping off a year in which he equally claimed the Golden Foot Award. “Couldn’t be happier with tonight’s award!” Ronaldo tweeted after receiving the prize…

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Nigeria’s Minister Of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has tested positive for the coronavirus disease. She announced this a day after Christmas on Saturday December 26, in a statement she personally signed and released, saying that she has gone into isolation and is receiving treatment.   “Following interaction with individuals that later show asymptomatic sign of…

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Nigeria Reports Seven More COVID-19 Deaths, Infection Toll Exceeds 84,000

As Nigeria officially confirmed entering the second wave of COVID-19, more people are dying from the virus and health experts are calling for a strong government response. The country has recorded 1,254 deaths as of Sunday after seven more people succumbed to the disease in the previous 24 hours, according to the country’s infectious disease outfit, Nigeria…

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OB Cuisine: Learn How To Make Catfish Stew Just Like Diary Of A Kitchen Lover

Tolani of Diary Of A Kitchen Lover is back with a new food vlog, and this time, she’s sharing how she makes the Catfish stew, perfect for the fast-approaching Harmattan season. She says: “Catfish stew in all it’s glory 😍😍😍 You can use this recipe for any other kind of fresh fish!!!! Who’s trying this?🥰🥰” Watch below. View…

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Lagos Reiterates COVID-19 Guidelines On Weddings, Religious Activities & Others

The Lagos State government grappling with the coronavirus pandemic has issued 13 guidelines to limit the spread of the illness in the state. According to the guidelines, reissued on Friday December 25, it is now mandatory for prospective couples to obtain clearance from the Lagos State Safety Commission before weddings can take place. Also, Churches and mosques were also…

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