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Ex-Ogun Senator, Buruji Kashamu, Dies From COVID-19 At 62

Ex-lawmaker representing Ogun-East in the eighth senate and businessman, Buruji Kashamu, has died from coronavirus complications at the age of 62. Kashamu died at the First Cardiology Hospital, Ikoyi, Lagos on Saturday, August 8, 2020, according to fellow politician and businessman, Ben Murray-Bruce who confirmed the news on Twitter. He was reported to have been on a life support…

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Mark Zuckerberg Joins Jeff Bezos & Bill Gates As World’s Third Centibillionaire

Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg has become the newest member of the centibillionaire club as his net worth crossed $100 billion on Thursday. The American media magnate joins other tech titans, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Microsoft’s Bill Gates in that milestone. According to Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Facebook’s shares surged by 6% on investor optimism over the news the company plans…

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Coronavirus: Over 19 Million Cases Recorded Globally As US Death Toll Surge

The number of coronavirus cases has crossed 19 million globally pushing many nations to further ratchet up restrictions in the battle against the ravaging pandemic. The world’s hardest-hit country, the United States, has seen a major resurgence since the end of June, adding 2,060 deaths in 24 hours alone on Thursday, a tracker by Johns Hopkins University…

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OB Cuisine: Learn How To Cook This Shrimp Fried Rice From The Kitchen Fairy

Fried rice is a very popular and well-loved delicacy amongst the majority of the people in West Africa and a great twist will leave you salivating, especially if cooked well. Join emerging food blogger Mo of The Kitchen Fairy as she takes us through the process of preparing this delicious Shrimp Fried Rice paired with Air Fried Chicken…

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Aisha Buhari Reportedly Flown To UAE For Medical Treatment

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari has reportedly travelled out of the country to Dubai, in the United Arab Emirate for undisclosed reasons. Although the office of the First Lady could not confirm the reason for her trip, SaharaReporters reported that Mrs Buhari may be receiving medical attention in the western Asian country. The First Lady who was last…

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Now 45,687 As NCDC 443 Fresh Cases

443 more cases of the novel coronavirus has been confirmed in Nigeria, bringing its toll to 45,687. The report was confirmed in a late night tweet from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The new infections were recorded Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory and 17 other states of the federation. Unlike previous cases, Plateau…

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Nigerian-American Basketball Player, Michael Ojo Dies During Training In Serbia

Nigerian-American basket player, Michael Ojo has passed away after collapsing during an individual practice at Partizan’s stadium in Serbia, his former team Red Star Belgrade disclosed on Friday, August 7. Local reports noted that the 27-year old Lagos-born athlete was taken to a hospital in the Serbian capital, but doctors failed to resuscitate him. It was reported that he died…

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Nigerian Footballer Ahmed Musa’s Wife, Juliet Ejue Gives Birth To His 4th Baby

Its’s a baby boy for professional Nigerian footballer, Ahmed Musa and his wife, Juliet Ejue! The 27-year-old Super Eagles player announced the arrival of his fourth child via social media on Thursday while also thanking God for safe delivery. This is the second child between Musa and Juliet after welcoming their first in February 2018, although the ex-Leicester forward has…

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