Category Archives: News

Iran Rocked By 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake With Many Casualties Reported

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake shook Iran’s capital, Tehran, and nearby areas in the early hours of Friday, forcing many people to flee buildings. According to Aljazeera, at least one person has been killed, with several injured. The spokesman for Iran’s Health Ministry disclosed the news on Twitter revealing that it injured at least seven others. He also urged people to remain…

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Presidency Reveals Why FG Is Not Giving State Funds To Fight COVID-19

The Presidency has reveal why the federal government is not dispensing funds to states to battle against the Coronavirus pandemic. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina who spoke on a radio programme accused some Governors of prioritising the quest for money over the need to overcome the disease in the…

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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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JUST IN: Nigeria Confirms 381 New COVID-19 Cases, Toll Now 3,526 — 183 In Lagos

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 381 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing the country’s toll to 3,526. The health agency disclosed the latest development in a tweet on Thursday making it the highest number of cases recorded in a single day in the country. Of the new cases, 183 are in…

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Lagos Records The Discharge Of 48 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State has recorded the recovery and discharge of forty-eight more COVID-19 patients in  which has infected over three thousand people in Nigeria and claimed 103 lives in the country. Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi announced this on Thursday evening through their official Twitter accounts. “I’m pleased to announce…

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Sanwo-Olu, Wife Test Negative For Coronavirus Three Times As 10 Staffs Test Positive

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Ibijoke, have tested negative for Coronavirus for the third time in a row. This was disclosed by the state Commissioner of Health, Professor Akin Abayomi on Twitter on Thursday afternoon. ”I am glad to announce that #COVID19 Incident Commander Governor of Lagos State @jidesanwoolu and the First Lady of…

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“There’s Something Igbo Apprenticeship Teaches That You Can’t Learn Outside” – Nigerian Animator

A Nigerian man has taken to social media to acknowledge the keen business orientation of the ethnic group that can’t be taught in an educational institution. Okonkwo Ikenna, a 2D animator and creative director from the Igbo tribe took to his Twitter page to share how he and his cousin both took different paths in…

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Ex-Kano Commissioner Who Celebrated Abba Kyari’s Death Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Kano State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructures Development, Engineer Muaz Magaji, who was sacked after being accused of “celebrating” the death of late Chief of staff to the President, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for Coronavirus. Recall that it made headlines after Kano Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba said Magaji was sacked over his “unguarded utterances against…

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COVID-19: Nigerian Government Extends Ban On Flights By Another Four Weeks

According to The PUNCH, the federal government has extended the ban imposed on local and international flights by four weeks. Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari had approved the ban on flights to check the spread of coronavirus. The news was disclosed at the briefing of the presidential task force on COVID-19 on Wednesday by Boss Mustapha,…

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