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WWE Legend, James ‘Kamala’ Harris, Is Dead At 70

Former American wrester, James Harris, popularly known as Kamala, has passed away at age 70. The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) confirmed the unfortunate news in a statement on their official webiste but did not disclose the cause of death. However, in a Facebook post by Kenny Casanova, the writer who co-authored Harris’s autobiography, it was noted that the wrestler died…

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ICYMI: Former President Olusegun Obasanjo Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Over the weekend, former President Olusegun Obasanjo tested for COVID-19 at his residence in Abeokuta, Ogun state capital and his result has been revealed as negative. According to his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, the former president had recently received many guests, especially politicians which prompted him to undergo the test. Recall that Obsanajo was also in the news on Saturday…

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Ondo Governor’s Son, Babajide Akeredolu, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Son of the incumbent Governor of Ondo State, Babajide Akeredolu tested positive for the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, barely a month after his father recovered from the virus. According to SaharaRepoters, Babajide who is the Secretary of the Response Fund Committee on COVID-19 has since gone into self-isolation. “The governor’s son is already in self-isolation as…

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Diezani Says ‘Yahoo Yahoo Boys’ Have Become Role Models In Nigerian Society

Ex-Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke has expressed that societal values have collapsed to the extent that internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo Boys’ have become role models in Nigeria. The embattled former politician made her remarks while delivering a lecture at a virtual event on fatherhood and Ijaw women participation in politics. The event held on Friday, August…

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OB Cuisine: Fuel Your Pasta Obsession With Yetty’s Cookbook’s Newest Recipe

Food vlogger, Yetty’s Cookbook is back with an highly-requested and irresistible recipe and its none other than how to whip up “Pasta with Smoked Mackerel Fish”. She says: “If you are looking for a “sharp sharp” dinner, then this is it! This is the tastiest spaghetti I’ve had in a while and I mean it. You will love it!”…

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Nigeria Records 437 Fresh COVID-19 Cases With Three More Deaths

Nigeria has confirmed 437 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) just as the nation commenced the reopening of churches on Sunday August 9. According to Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) who disclosed the update figure in a tweet on Sunday night, the total number of infections arose from 46,140 to 46,577. Of the new cases reported, Lagos has the…

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Mixed Reactions As Obasanjo Issues Condolences Over Death Of Senator Buruji Kashamu

Olusegun Obasanjo has issued a condolence message to the Ogun State Government over the death of Buruji Kashamu, a former senator and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP). While describing Kashamu’s passing as sad, the former president noted that the former lawmaker’s death should be seen as a lesson for all mortals. Kashamu, who died in Lagos on…

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Federal Government Evacuates Hundreds Of Nigerians From UAE, Sudan And U.S.

Over 600 Nigerians have been recently evacuated by the Nigerian Government from the United States, Sudan and United Arab Emirates due to the coronavirus pandemic. According a manifest from the Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, the sixth evacuation flight from the U.S. departed for Abuja and Lagos with 325 passengers…

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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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