Wednesday, 7th June 2023

Guinness World Record

16 May
Hilda Baci, born Hilda Effiong Bassey, yesterday, broke the former Guinness World Record for the longest cooking time by an individual, cooking for 100 hours, over a period of four days.
15 May
Nigerian chef, Hilda Effiong Bassey popularly known as Hilda Baci on Monday night set a brand new Guinness World Record of 100 hours for the longest cooking time by an individual as she ended her cooking marathon.
15 May
Nigerian chef, Hilda Effiong Bassey, popularly known as Hilda Baci has set herself 100hrs as she plans to set a new world record for longest cooking by a single person.
15 May
The Guinness World Record has stated that it will review all the evidence first before officially confirming the record of Nigerian chef, Hilda Effiong Bassey, popularly known as Hilda Baci.
15 May
Nigerian chef Hilda Effiong Bassey known as Hilda Baci on Monday broke the Guinness World Record for longest cooking time by an individual. Hilda Baci started her 4-day cooking marathon challenge on May 11 at the Amore Gardens in Lekki area of Lagos State. By 08:32am on Monday, Hilda Baci had cooked for 88 hours…
30 Jun 2021
Emilio Flores Marquez from Puerto Rico has become the world's oldest living man at an age of 112 years and 326 days old, Guinness World Records announced on Wednesday. Marquez, who was born in Carolina, east of the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan in 1908, was recognised by Guinness and awarded a certificate at…
18 Jun 2021
Doctors have removed the "world's largest" kidney from a man in Dubai. The organ weighed 9lbs 3oz - more than an average newborn baby. The 56-year-old patient also had his second kidney, which was also severely enlarged, removed. The operation took place at Dubai Hospital after the man complained he was unable to walk or…
17 Jun 2021
Recyclan, the market leader in sustainable recycled PET supply from Africa, in partnership with Humanity Nigeria and the Lagos State Ministry of Environment is in the 30-day race to recover and recycle 400 metric tons of plastic bottle waste across Lagos State.
12 Oct 2020
17-year-old Maci Currin is standing tall at a stunning 6ft 10inches and this has earned her the world record for the longest legs. Her legs make up 60 percent of her total height, according to Guinness. She holds two records as she also holds the record for the longest legs on any teenager. She will…
13 May 2020
The world's shortest man, Edward Nino Hernandez has reclaimed his Guinness World Record title - a decade after he was first awarded the crown. Hernandez, 34, who is from Colombia 72.10 cm - around 2 feet and 4 inches tall. Guinness World Records announced on Tuesday that Hernandez had been awarded the title of the…
14 Mar 2020
At a time when becoming a singer was the in thing for most young people, Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau-Ameh, popularly known as Kaffy, chose to dance.
8 Mar 2020
Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Governor of Nigeria’s north-central Kwara State, has gone down in history as the first African leader with the highest number of female cabinet members


A thirty-eight-year-old newly-elected lawmaker for Odo-Otin State Constituency in Osun State, Adewale Egbedun, yesterday, emerged as Speaker of the Eighth Assembly.
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The Interim Managing Director of Nigeria Air, Captain Dayo Olumide has confessed that the recently unveiled national Airline was after all a chartered aircraft from Ethiopia.
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Twenty-one people, most of them members of the security forces, have been killed in Burkina Faso in attacks by suspected jihadists, security sources said on Wednesday.
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The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC) has released the final list of candidates for the November 11 governorship elections in Kogi, Bayelsa, and Imo states. The approval of the list followed a meeting held by the Commission on Tuesday in Abuja.
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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday, empathised with Edo people in the wake of the rise in prices of goods and services and overall cost of living occasioned by the fuel subsidy removal, by announcing measures to ameliorate the sufferings currently faced by residents.