Category Archives: News

COVID-19: Health Minister Calls For More Surveillance As Infection Toll Near 59,000

Despite the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire’s latest call for more surveillance to prevent COVID-19 spike, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 187 fresh cases of the ravaging virus. The new data which was released on Tuesday night via Twitter stated that the new infections were recorded in 12 states of the federation and the FCT.…

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OB Cuisine: Learn How To Make Simple Homemade Pretzel Dogs With ‘Smile Into Food’

Looking for simple new at-home snack ideas? Recipe developer Smile Into Food has got you covered with these Pretzel Dogs inspired by sausage bread rolls. If you’re a hot dog lover, you’d agree that those sausages baked right inside a soft pretzel is literally a guaranteed hit. That makes these the tastiest and easiest homemade pretzel dogs you will ever…

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#Debates2020: Major Takeaways From Trump And Biden’s First US Presidential Debate

On Tuesday September 29, major candidates in the 2020 United States presidential election, the incumbent President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden faced off from a social distance in the nation’s first presidential debate in Cleveland, just five weeks out from Election Day. The first presidential debate which was held at Case Western Reserve University and…

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Victoire Tomégah Dogbé Becomes Togo’s First Woman Prime Minister

Victoire Tomegah Dogbe has been appointed as Togo’s first-ever female Prime Minister, according to reports from local media. Dogbe, whose appointment was confirmed by President Faure Gnassingbe on Monday, replaces Komi Selom Klassou, who resigned as prime minister on Friday, a position he held since 2015. The 60-year-old is well known and respected in Togo, having…

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Nigeria Declares October 1st National Public holiday To Commemorate Independence Day

Thursday, October 1, 2020 has been declared as a public holiday to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary, the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola declared on Tuesday September 29. Aregbesola who made this known in a statement ‘FG Declares Thursday, October 1, 2020, Public Holiday To Mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary’, congratulated all Nigerians on the…

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Stephanie Linus Appointed As Ministry Of Water Resources’ National OPS-WASH Ambassador

Stephanie Linus has been recognized for her role in inspiring improved personal and community hygiene with an appointment from the Federal Government as the National OPS-WASH Ambassador. She was appointed on Thursday, 24th September by the Honourable Minister of Water Resources Engr. Suleiman H. Adamu at a special decoration ceremony in Abuja. This appointment is…

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OB Cuisine: Telande World Show Us The Easiest Way To Make Prawn Jollof StirFry

In our latest OB Cuisine episode, we shed spotlight on professional food blogger Telande World as she shares her recipe to Prawn Jollof Stir-Fry, a guaranteed flavourful hit. “If you love fried rice then you will fall in love with this jollof stir fry recipe! It is double the flavor and satisfyingly delicious,” she says. Watch and…

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 136 New Cases, Toll Now 58,460

On Monday September 29, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 136 fresh COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s toll to 58,460. In the latest update shared on Twitter, the new infections were reported in 12 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). In the latest update, Lagos topped the list with 71 cases,…

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