Category Archives: News

Nigeria Is Considering Banning Importation Of 10-Year Old Haulage Trucks

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) spokesman, Bisi Kazeem on Monday said that Nigeria will be banning the importation of articulated trucks older than 10 years, in a bid to curb truck accidents. According to Kazeem, the decision was reached by the Major Oil Marketers of Nigeria and the National Association of Road Transport Owners at the renewal…

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Meghan Markle Suffered A Devastating Miscarriage In July & She’s Opening Up About It

Britain’s Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry‘s wife, Meghan Markle has revealed that she suffered a miscarriage back in July in a New York Times opinion article where she opened up about her experience. In the article titled “The Losses We Share” which was published on Wednesday, Markle penned down her “unbearable grief” and society’s need for empathy at a time of…

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Minister Of Works & Housing Fashola Says Nigerian Roads Are Of ‘Universal Global Standard’

Babatunde Raji Fashola, the Minister of Works and Housing, has stated that the roads being constructed in the country are “constructed to a universal global standard.” According to Vanguard News, Fashola made this known while reeling out the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the transport sector on Tuesday November 24. “I  think we don’t have our standards, roads are constructed…

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Buhari Seeks To End Violence Against Women With International Community’s Support

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called on the international community to support the Human Rights Council in ending violence against women and girls in the country. Buhari’s call was contained in a statement issued by the presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, to mark the November 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Channels…

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Nigeria Centre For Disease Control Announces 168 New Infections Of COVID-19

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 68 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic taking the country’s toll to 66,607. According to the public disease agency’s update, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), the second most affected area reported the highest daily count for the virus on Tuesday with 61 cases. Lagos, the economic hub of the country,…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — The Kitchen Organizer’s Beef And Potato Sauce

Nigerian food vlogger, Anita of The Kitchen Organizer isn’t backing down on giving us amazing recipes and this time, she’s showing us how to make some Beef and Potato sauce. She says, “This sauce was a banger! Team I don’t like plantain, this is for you! Simple and yummy you can serve it as a side…

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#GRAMMYs 2021: Here’s The Full List Of Nominees For Music’s Biggest Night

The nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards are finally here and the internet can’t stop taking about them already! Revealed in a lifestream on Tuesday, Beyoncé came out on top with nine nominations, followed by Taylor Swift, Roddy Ricch and Dua Lipa with six nods. Nigerian superstar Burna Boy, also picked up his second nomination for his critically-acclaimed album, Twice as…

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Aisha Yesufu, Angelique Kidjo & More Africans Make BBC’s “100 Women” 2020 List

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has released its annual list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for the year 2020 which features two Nigerians alongside a bevy of other Africans. Appearing on the list is an honour, as entrants are recognized for “leading change and making a difference during these turbulent…

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Presidential Task Force On COVID-19 Appeals For Suspension Of Holiday Travels

With nationwide coronavirus hospitalizations topping 66,000 and daily case counts on a steady figure, the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has advised that village travels be suspended for the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Boss Mustapha, chairman of the task force and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, gave the advice at a press briefing on Monday where he said such…

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