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9-Year-Old Ryan Kaji Is Forbes’ 2020 Highest-Paid YouTube Star With $29.5 Million Earnings

The highest-paid YouTube stars of 2020 have been revealed, and a 9-year-old American boy holds the title of highest-paid YouTuber for the third year running. The Child influencer who’s based in Texas racked in nearly $30m in a year from “unboxing” and reviewing toys and games on YouTube, nabbing 41.7 million subscribers and 12.2 billion…

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Coronavirus Update: Nigeria’s Infection Toll Almost 80,000 With 999 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 999 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 79,789. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday. “On the 22nd of December 2020, 999 new confirmed cases and 4 deaths were recorded in Nigeria,” the public…

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OB Cuisine: Treat Guests This Christmas With DishesByQ’s Delicious Baked Rib Sauce Recipe

Food and lifestyle vlogger, DishesByQ is back with another yummy and irresistible recipe for you and yours this holiday season. Coming just in time for Christmas, she says, “Baking and roasting are not the only recipes available for ribs. This is a must try for you, your friends and family. It is also recommended at every event…

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President Buhari Extends Presidential Taskforce On COVID-19’s Tenure Till March 2021

After a meeting with members of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday extended their mandate on curbing the pandemic until March 2021. Buhari who also received the end-of-year report of the task force led by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss…

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Biden Receives COVID-19 Vaccine On Live TV To Reassure Americans Of Its Safety

US President-elect Joe Biden is the latest politician to received the COVID-19 vaccine. The 78-year-old incoming president who appeared on live television on Monday got the Pfizer vaccine at the Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware in a campaign to boost Americans’ confidence in the jabs. His wife Jill received the shot earlier, the presidential transition team said.…

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Coronavirus: Report Says New COVID-19 Variant In UK Is Already In Nigeria

The new variant of the coronavirus currently causing panic and concern in the United Kingdom and the European Union has been identified in Nigeria by scientists at the Africa Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases (ACEGID), at the Redeemers University in Ede, Osun State. The new variant, detected in the UK in September…

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ICYMI: Twitter Reacts To The Ongoing NIN Registration & Deadline For SIM Linkage

Strong condemnations continue to dog the recent directive by the Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) that Nigerians should link their Subscribers Identification Modules (SIM) cards to their National Identification Number (NIN) as many Nigerians have expressed strong reservations on the move. On Monday, there…

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Olu Of Warri, Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko, Is Dead At 65

On Monday morning, news broke that the Olu Of Warri, His Royal Highness Ogiame Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko, is dead. Multiple reports claim that the that the monarch allegedly died of COVID19 complications. According to reports, the Itsekiri ruler passed away at Lily Hospital in Warri, barely a week after his fifth coronation anniversary but details of his death…

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ICYMI: Nigeria Reports 356 New COVID-19 Infections, Six More Deaths

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has reported 356 new COVID-19 infections in the country. NCDC made this known in a post via its verified website on Monday night. The public health agency said that the country sadly recorded six additional deaths, while 180 patients were discharged from isolation centers across Nigeria, after recovering…

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