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FG Condemns Forceful Closure Of Nigerian Businesses In Ghana, Considers Retaliatory Actions

The Federal Government has said it may consider retaliatory actions following the harassment and sudden closure of the business premises belonging to Nigerians by the Ghanaian government. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama while faulting authorities said it might drag them to the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States if…

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COVID-19: Rivers State Grants Reopening Of Religion Centers And Markets

The Rivers State Government has ordered that all markets and religion centers in the state with effect from Tuesday August 17 next week from 7am to 6pm daily. In a state-wide broadcast on Monday August 16, Governor Nyesom Wike noted that Rumukwurushe (Oil Mill) and Oginiba Slaughter Markets would remain closed, Channels Television reports. He warned…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — Afrigood Kitchen’s Fish Sauce & Unripe Plantain

Welcome back, OB Cuisine readers! On today’s episode we are sharing this delicious recipe by emerging accountant turned chef, Afrigood Kitchen. In this new video, she shows us how to make some fish sauce served with unripe plantain. It also goes with other carbs including yam, sweet potatoes, bread and even rice. Method of preparation: Step 1. Put fish in pot, add…

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Nigeria Records Two More COVID-19 Deaths, 417 New Infections

Nigeria has reported 417 fresh COVID-19 cases as the country’s disease control agency confirmed two more deaths from the ravaging virus. Coming a few hours after the resumption date of international flights was announced, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the update on Twitter noting that  the infection were discovered in 16 states and the…

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Nigeria To Resume Operation Of International Airports On August 29

According to the latest update shared by Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika at the Monday briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja, Nigerian international airports will resume  flight operations on August 29. “We are very glad today to announce that international flights will resume from August 29, 2020,” he said. Sirika added,…

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Oyedepo Cautions Nigerian Government Against Interfering With Churches

The Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Dr David Oyedepo, has warned the Federal Government against granting the registrar-general of Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) and its supervising minister the power to remove the board of trustees of churches without recourse to the court. The controversial law is part of the new amended Companies and…

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Tribunal Nullifies Bayelsa Governorship Election Following Dismissal Of Three Petitions

The Bayelsa Governorship Election Tribunal has nullified the election of its state governor Douye Diri, a day after dismissing three petitions challenging Diri’s victory. According to Channels TV, the Tribunal also ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to order a fresh election within 90 days. The verdict follows the petition by the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party…

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ICYMI: Lagos Extends Operation Hours Of Both Food & Non-Food Markets

The hours of operations of both food markets and non-food markets across Lagos has been extended by the state government, Chief Press Secretary to the state Governor, Gboyega Akosile confirmed on Sunday August 16. In a series of tweets shared by Akosile, he noted that the decision was to further enhance trade and commerce and mitigate…

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OB Cuisine: This Egg Fried Rice Recipe By ‘A Foodie’s Diary’ Is Perfect For Dinner

Food vlogger and certified chef, Mmah of “A Foodie’s Diary” is back with another mouthwatering recipe, and this time, she’s showing us a tutorial on how to prepare Egg Fried Rice garnished with with some plantain and sunny side up. Wonderful as this meal looks, it’ll make for a satisfying dinner or lunch. “Very sweet something; the…

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