Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce after 27 years of marriage – see how netizens are reacting

Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce after 27 years of marriage – see how netizens are reacting

Others expressed sadness and shock over the split but wished the couple all the very best for their future endeavours. Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda are headed for splitsville after 27 years of marriage, the couple announced on Monday on their social media accounts. The two put out a joint statement on their Twitter accounts, saying that they will continue to work together at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. However, it clearly mentioned that they can no longer ‘grow as a couple’. After a great deal of…

We Made The Super League To Save Football- Florentino Perez

We Made The Super League To Save Football- Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez who happens to be the first chairman of the European Super League has had to deal with a lot of criticisms over the new league. According to Florentino Perez, they are trying to save football and give it another source of income since tragedy struck with the pandemic. He noted that the big clubs faced huge financial loss in the Covid-19 era. Florentino Pere had a chat with El Chiringuito on Monday night where he explained the motive behind the new league. He said: “The biggest…

‘I won’t take COVID-19 vaccine, I’m not a guinea pig’ – Top Nigerian pastor

‘I won’t take COVID-19 vaccine, I’m not a guinea pig’ – Top Nigerian pastor

A popular Nigerian cleric has stated unequivocally that he will not take a COVID-19 jab because he was not going to allow himself to be used as a guine pig. David Oyedepo, the Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide aka Winners’ Chapel, made the pronouncement on April 17 during the church’s Covenant Hour of Prayer programme. What Oyedepo said about vaccines “I have never seen a generation where you force people to take vaccines. It is inhuman; it is immoral sir. I’m not a lawyer but I don’t…

KNUST: Dr. Cynthia Amaning Danquah Wins The 2020 Africa Oxford Research Development Award

KNUST: Dr. Cynthia Amaning Danquah Wins The 2020 Africa Oxford Research Development Award

Dr. (Mrs.) Cynthia Amaning Danquah, a Senior Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology, of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi has won the 2020 Africa Oxford Research Development Award (AfOx ReDA) from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. She received £50,000 to collaborate with Prof. Christopher Schofield from the University of Oxford, on natural product drug discovery to tackle antibiotic resistance and develop new antibacterial agents to fight resistance in tuberculosis (TB). Antibiotic resistance is described by the World Health Organisation as one of the greatest challenges to infectious…

Massive win as Twitter announces Africa Head Quarters in Ghana

Massive win as Twitter announces Africa Head Quarters in Ghana

Giant Social Media Platform Twitter has announced its Africa Head Quarter will be situated in Ghana. The announcement was done by the CEO of Twitter, Jack The goal is to serve the public conversation, and its essentials, for the world and for Twitter, to increase the number of people who feel comfortable participating in it. To achieve this milestone, we need to make it easier for everyone to join in and provide more relevant experiences for people across the world. Today, in line with our growth strategy, we’re excited to…

10 man Porto knock Juventus out of Champions League in thriller

10 man Porto knock Juventus out of Champions League in thriller

Porto progressed from a pulsating Champions League match on away goals as it ended 4-4 on aggregate against Juventus. A topsy-turvy match saw chances at both ends, a red card, and five goals scored, but it was a brace from Sergio Oliveira that proved decisive. The visitors went into the game 2-1 up from the first leg, and it was they who edged an end-to-end opening to the game as chances came at both ends right from the first whistle. And a goal from the penalty spot after 19 minutes…

Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot

Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot

The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incitement of insurrection” at last week’s Capitol riot. Ten Republicans sided with Democrats to impeach the president by 232-197. But his trial in the Senate will not happen until after Joe Biden, a Democrat, is inaugurated as the new US president next week. Mr Trump, a Republican, is the first president in US history to be impeached twice. The Democratic-controlled House voted on Wednesday after two hours of impassioned debate as armed National Guard troops kept watch inside and…

President Trump blocked on Facebook and Instagram until transition is over

President Trump blocked on Facebook and Instagram until transition is over

The block of President Trump’s accounts on Facebook and instagram follows his supporters storming the US Capitol to protest, when Congress sat to affirm the president-elect of the united states of America. Facebook and Instagram took the decision following a video President Trump uploaded on his facebook page  asking the protesters to go home, yet continue to make false claims the election was rigged in favour of President-elect Joe Biden. The announcement concerning his accounts blocked, was made by CEO of facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, on facebook. He wrote; The shocking…

WhatsApp to stop working on millions of phones after January 2021

WhatsApp to stop working on millions of phones after January 2021

A new WhatsApp update will prevent the popular messaging app from working on millions of phones from 1 January 2021. Older Android and iPhone devices will no longer support the latest version of the app, forcing owners to either update their mobile operating system or buy a new smartphone.Any iPhone not running iOS 9 or newer, or any phone not running at least Android 4.0.3 – also known as Ice Cream Sandwich – will no longer be able to open or operate the Facebook-owned app. This means all iPhone models…

Covid-19: England, Scotland begin new lockdowns as cases rise

Covid-19: England, Scotland begin new lockdowns as cases rise

People in all of England and most of Scotland must now stay at home except for a handful of permitted reasons, as new lockdowns begin in both nations. Schools have closed to most pupils in England, Scotland and Wales, while Northern Ireland will have an “extended period of remote learning”. England’s rules are due to last until at least mid-February; Scotland’s will be reviewed at the end of January. PM Boris Johnson warned the coming weeks would be the “hardest yet”. It comes after the UK reported a record 58,784…