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Ex-Police Officer, Derek Chauvin Convicted Of Floyd’s Murder Seeks New Trial

Ex-Police Officer, Derek Chauvin Convicted Of Floyd’s Murder Seeks New Trial

Derek Chauvin, the white ex-policeman convicted of murdering African-American man George Floyd, asked Tuesday for a new trial on claims of jury and prosecution misconduct. The 45-year-old — who knelt on Floyd’s neck for more…

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Facebook Upholds Ban On Trump

Facebook Upholds Ban On Trump

…Ex-US President Calls Ban By Social Network ‘Total Disgrace’ Facebook’s independent oversight board on Wednesday upheld the platform’s ban on former US President Donald Trump but called for a further review of the penalty within…

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Bill Gates’s Daughter, Jennifer Laments Parents’ Divorce

Bill Gates’s Daughter, Jennifer Laments Parents’ Divorce

…As Children Set To Inherit $10m …Nigerians React  Following the news of Bill and Melinda Gates divorce, their oldest child, Jennifer Gates, has spoken on the issue. It was reported that Bill and Melinda announced…

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Breaking: Bill And Melinda Gates Divorce After 27 Years Of Marriage

Breaking: Bill And Melinda Gates Divorce After 27 Years Of Marriage

Bill and Melinda Gates say they are getting divorced after 27 years of marriage, saying “we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple”. “After a great deal of thought and a lot…

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Meet Yahya Jan, The Architect Building The World’s Tallest Hotel, Dubai’s Ciel Tower

Meet Yahya Jan, The Architect Building The World’s Tallest Hotel, Dubai’s Ciel Tower

If you look out onto the Dubai skyline, you’re likely to be admiring the work of Yahya Jan. He is president and design director of architecture and engineering firm NORR, which is behind some of…

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Biden Urges U.S. Congress To Approve Police Reform

Biden Urges U.S. Congress To Approve Police Reform

U.S. President Joe Biden urged Congress to approve in May a police reform that would address the issue of racially motivated brutality. Biden made the call in a speech before a joint session of Congress…

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Covid-19: Thailand’s Prime Minister Fined $190 For Not Wearing Face Mask

Covid-19: Thailand’s Prime Minister Fined $190 For Not Wearing Face Mask

With Thailand struggling to bring its worst coronavirus outbreak under control, Bangkok made it compulsory for residents to wear masks in public beginning on Monday. One of the first to break the new rule? The…

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Nigerian Family Pays Homage To “Hero” Who Died In Rescue Bid On Thames River

Nigerian Family Pays Homage To “Hero” Who Died In Rescue Bid On Thames River

The family of a man who died after jumping into the Thames to save a woman who had fallen from London Bridge have paid tribute to their “hero”. Folajimi Olubunmi-Adewole, 20, known as Jimi, reportedly…

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COVID-19 Situation In India Is ‘Beyond Heartbreaking’ – WHO Chief

COVID-19 Situation In India Is ‘Beyond Heartbreaking’ – WHO Chief

The World Health Organization chief voiced alarm Monday at India’s record-breaking wave of Covid-19 cases and deaths, saying the organisation was rushing to help address the crisis. “The situation in India is beyond heartbreaking,” Tedros…

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Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Challenge To New York Gun Restrictions

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Challenge To New York Gun Restrictions

The Supreme Court announced Monday it will hear a major new gun control case next term, accepting a National Rifle Association-backed challenge that asks the court to declare there is a constitutional right to carry…

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