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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Tally Near 50,000 As NCDC Records One New Death

On Sunday August 16, Nigeria recorded its third-lowest number of COVID-19 cases as the country’s toll moved further to the 50,000 grim milestone. Reporting 298 more infections, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) who announced the latest figure on Twitter explained that the new cases were reported from 15 states of the federation and the Federal Capital…

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Happy 54th Birthday, Herbert Wigwe! Celebrating Access Bank’s MD/CEO’s New Age

On behalf of everyone at OnoBello Media, we wish to congratulate Nigerian banking mogul, Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe, as he turns a year older! Happy birthday to one of Africa’s banking Titan, Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe, Group Managing Director (GMD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of one of Africa’s leading banks Access Bank PLC as he turns 54 today! Wigwe is one of Africa’s…

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NIDCOM Confirms The Return Of 170 More Nigerians Stranded In Dubai

The Nigerian Government has welcomed one hundred and seventy Nationals from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, taking the evacuees toll from the Western Asian country to over 3,000. In a tweet shared by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) on Friday, the agency explained that the evacuees arrived at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on board…

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Bayelsa Election: Tribunal’s Judgement Confirms Duoye Diri As Governor

A three-man tribunal for Bayelsa Gubernatorial Election sitting in Abuja has affirmed the victory of Senator Duoye Diri as the state governor. The panel took the decision on Saturday a month after the Supreme Court dismissed an appeal filed by a former aspirant of the Bayelsa governorship election under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Timi…

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Lebanese Envoy Says Most Nigerian Girls In Lebanon Were Not Trafficked

Contrary to the assumption that most Nigerians, especially ladies in Lebanon were trafficked, Houssam Diab, the Lebanese Ambassador to Nigeria, has cleared the air pointing out that they entered into the country legally. Diab made this known when he visited the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Friday in Abuja. According to him, the Nigerian ladies who recently called…

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Homeless Man Caught Eating Fufu With Water Rescued By Nigerian Philanthropist

Nigerian philanthropist, Kokun Foundation has rescued an homeless man after he was caught on camera eating Fufu, a staple West African food with water serving as the soup. The man identified as Victor in the video said he is from Osun state and have been feeding that way for a long time when questioned by an unidentified woman who captured…

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OB Cuisine: Diary Of A Kitchen Lover’s Cheeseburger Will Have You Craving More

Welcome to the weekend, when most of us just want to be totally relaxed with lots of sleep and very light cooking. Well, look no further. Tolani of Diary of a Kitchen Lover is back with another insta-vlog, and this time, she’s giving us a tutorial on how to make a Burger – complete with beef, lettuce and cheese. She…

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ICYMI: Nigeria Reports Seven More COVID-19 Deaths, 329 Fresh Cases

On Friday August 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded 329 new cases of the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Sharing the news via Twitter, the health agency also confirmed seven additional deaths to take the country’s toll from the virus to 973. At least 35,998 persons have recovered from the disease as confirmed cases, since…

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