Category Archives: Around The World

George Floyd’s 6-Year-Old Daughter, Gianna Offered Full University Scholarship

Gianna Floyd, the 6-year-old daughter of late George Floyd has received a full college-age scholarship from the Texas Southern University (TSU). The University made the announcement on Tuesday night, the day George Floyd was laid to rest in his hometown of Houston. TSU said on the school’s Facebook page: ‘The Board of Regents of Texas Southern University (TSU)…

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OB Cuisine: This Bulgur Jollof Recipe From Chef N Shopper Is Absolutely Worth Trying

Chef N’ Shopper is out with a new video on her Instagram, this time, she’s sharing a delicious Bulgur Jollof recipe. “This dish is good and healthy Replacement for a Rice Dish,” she says. it’s going to be a party in your mouth. . INGREDIENTS: ½ Cup Vegetable oil Medium Size Onion 112grams tomato paste 225grams Tomato Puree…

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New Study Reveals COVID-19 May Have Emerged In The Summer Of 2019

According to a preliminary study by researchers at Boston University and Harvard, a surge in hospital visits and internet searches related to COVID-19 symptoms from the Chinese city of Wuhan suggests the virus may have been circulating since August 2019. The pandemic, which has been linked to a virus that crossed over from animals to…

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Legendary Editor-In-Chief, Anna Wintour Admits To ‘Hurtful, Intolerant’ Behaviour At Vogue

Amid global protests against police brutality and systemic racism, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue, Anna Wintour has decided to speak in a heartfelt letter to address her mistakes during her 32-year reign while admitting the company has not done enough to promote black staffers and designers. According to Page Six, the 70-year-old fashion icon penned down an apology to all her staff…

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Prince Philip Celebrates 99th Birthday With A New Photo Of Him And Queen Elizabeth

Today is Prince Philip‘s 99 today, and to celebrate the British royal family took to social media releasing a new portrait and several other rare photos of him and his wife of 72 years, Queen Elizabeth. In the photo, the Duke of Edinburgh stands next to the monarch in the quadrangle of Windsor Castle, which is where the…

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President Of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza Dies Of Heart Attack At 55

The Government of Burundi has announced the death of its President Pierre Nkurunziza who passedaway from cardiac arrest on Tuesday. A post on their official Twitter account read, “The Government of the Republic of Burundi announces with great sadness the unexpected death of His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, President of the Republic of Burundi… following heart failure on June…

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WHO Says Spread Of Coronavirus By Patients Without Symptoms Is Very Rare

A World Health Organization (WHO) official has revealed that asymptomatic transmission of the novel Coronavirus by  patients is now very rare. Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, the World Health Organization’s technical lead for coronavirus response and head of the emerging diseases and zoonoses unit, on Monday disclosed this during a media briefing in Geneva. Preliminary evidence…

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COVID-19: South Africa Reopens Schools, Eases Lockdown As Cases Exceed 50,000

South Africa has eased its lockdown restrictions and reopened schools despite coronavirus death toll passing 1,000 on Monday and new infections spiking over 50,000. According to official statistics, the number of detected infections was 50,879 — the worst in Africa. However, South Africa ranks second in terms of deaths at 1,080 after Egypt. The continent’s…

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George Floyd: Court Sets Bail At $1.25 Million For Ex-Police Officer Charged With Murder

On Monday, a sum of $1.25 million was set as bail for the Minneapolis ex-police officer, Derek Chauvin who was charged with the murder of George Floyd. This was disclosed the same day mourners paid their respects in the hometown of Houston to the African-American man whose death has sparked massive protests for racial justice in the…

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