Category Archives: Breaking

COVID-19: Federal Government Says 63% Of Sanitizers Are Counterfeit

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has said that about 63 per cent of alcohol-based hand sanitisers in circulation are not registered and may not be genuine while condemning the activities of those taking advantage of the pandemic to flood the market with substandard products. PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — Dishes By Q’s Shrimp In White Wine Sauce

On today’s episode of OB Cuisine, US-based food vlogger, Queeneth of Dishes by Q shares her recipe for Shrimp in White Wine Sauce. This simple and quick sauteed shrimp recipe is flavored with rich cherry tomatoes, more herbs, and delicious white wine sauce. Watch below. View this post on Instagram #CHANGE: IF YOU HAVE NEVER LIKED OR…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Almost 35,000 With 595 New Cases

On Thursday July 16, Nigeria recorded 595 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 24 states, according to official figures from Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Lagos remains the epicenter of the disease with a total tally of 13,097 infections and 176 deaths. Almost 2, 000 patients have been discharged after treatment while more than…

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ICYMI: Senate Calls For Review Of Age Limits For Job Seekers

On Wednesday July 15, the Senate urged President Muhammadu Buhari to look into reviewing the age limits for unemployed citizens in the country to allow competent job applicants. The resolution directed towards the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity followed the consideration of a motion by Senator Ibrahim Gobir. Gobir cited Orders 42 and 52 of the Senate…

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike Rescues Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh From Police Invasion

The former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has been rescued by Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike after her home located in the State’s capital, Port Harcourt was surrounded by security operatives, who barred her from leaving the premises. In circulating videos, Wike forced entry into Nunieh’s house, ordered the armed personnel out of the…

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ICYMI: Suspended EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu Released From Detention

Ibrahim Magu, the Suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been eventually released from Police custody. According to Channels Television, Mr Magu’s lawyer Toyin Ojaomo stated that the suspended EFCC boss is no longer in confinement. Earlier on Wednesday, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, asked Magu, to direct his bail…

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Ex-NDDC Boss, Joy Nunieh’s Home Invaded By Security Operatives In Rivers State

Dozens of security operatives have invaded the home of Joy Nunieh, the former acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), who is scheduled to testify before Senate committee today as part of the ongoing probe of the commission today, Wednesday July 16. The policemen reportedly arrived at Nunieh’s residence at 3 Owuru Creek View,…

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Vice President Osinbajo Says Fighting Corruption In Nigeria Will Get Tougher

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday July 14, said the fight against corruption in Nigeria will become more difficult but citizens must continue to stand up and against it. Osinabjo who spoke at Speaking at the 20th-anniversary regional webinar organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other offences Commission (ICPC), said the nation must at…

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Bill Gates, Obama & More Public Figures’ Twitter Accounts Hacked In Bitcoin Scam

On Wednesday July 15, Twitter was sent into a meltdown as the official accounts of Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and others were hijacked fraudster trying to scam people into sending cryptocurrency bitcoin, in a massive hack. The list of accounts attacked increased rapidly as more public figures including Joe Biden, Barack Obama and tech giants Uber, Apple, bitcoin…

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