Category Archives: Discreet

COVID-19: US Finally Approves Pfizer/BioNTech Vaccine For Emergency Use

The US government has finally approved the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use. The Food and Drug Administration is “rapidly” working toward clearing Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use after a key panel overwhelmingly endorsed the shots Thursday evening, December 10, Commissioner Stephen Hahn said in a statement Friday. Stephen Hahn, the Commissioner of Food and Drugs said…

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International Criminal Court To Investigate Nigeria Over “Crimes Against Humanity”

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued a preliminary determination to investigate Nigerian security forces over allegations of “crimes against humanity” and “war crimes”. The ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda on Friday released a statement on the conclusion of the preliminary examination of the situation in Nigeria. The beginning of the statement read: Today, I announce…

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Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Self-Isolates After Close Aide Tests Positive For COVID-19

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday went into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. According to Guardian Nigeria, the governor and other members of his team would be tested by the Lagos State Biobank today, but would remain in isolation until the results of…

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Nigeria Records Highest Number Of Daily COVID-19 Cases Since Pandemic Began

Nigeria recorded the highest-ever number of new COVID-19 cases in one day with 796 counted Thursday — more than any other day since the first Nigeria case was counted on February 28. Friday’s death toll approached 1,100, with 1,90 deaths recorded while the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the infection toll at 72,140. The agency said that…

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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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Eedris Abdulkareem Celebrates 16th Wedding Anniversary With Wife Sekinat: ‘How Time Flies’

Eedris Abdulkareem and his wife Sekinat are celebrating 16 years of marriage. On Friday December 11, the veteran singer shared an Instagram post in honor of their special day. In a sweet tribute, Eedris posted a throwback photo of them at an event. His wife is pictured smiling from ear tor ear while dressed in an indigenous costume. “Wow, I…

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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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