Ex-president of Ivory Coast, Laurent Gbagbo, returns after 10 years of arrest

Ivory Coast’s former president Laurent Gbagbo returned home to Abidjan on Thursday, nearly a decade after he was ousted from power and sent to The Hague to face war crimes charges of which he was later acquitted.  Laurent Gbagbo Laurent Gbagbo’s homecoming is viewed as a key test of stability in Ivory Coast, the world's biggest cocoa producer … Continue reading Ex-president of Ivory Coast, Laurent Gbagbo, returns after 10 years of arrest

Eriksen honoured in today’s match against Belgium

Kevin De Bruyne inspired Belgium to a 2-1 victory over Denmark in Copenhagen on Thursday and secured a place in the Euro 2020 knockout stage as fans and players showed their support for Christian Eriksen. Christian Eriksen Yussuf Poulsen gave the hosts a second-minute lead, but De Bruyne came off the bench at half-time to … Continue reading Eriksen honoured in today’s match against Belgium

Christian Eriksen sends thank you message from the hospital

 Christian Eriksen sent his first public message from the hospital on Tuesday, thanking supporters for their “sweet and amazing” well-wishes after his collapse at the European Championship. Christian Eriksen Eriksen remains in the hospital after suffering cardiac arrest during Denmark’s game against Finland on Saturday, when he had to be resuscitated with a defibrillator on … Continue reading Christian Eriksen sends thank you message from the hospital

Is the US media overprotecting Biden?

More than 60 percent of American voters believe the mainstream media protects President Joe Biden by not asking tough questions, according to a new survey. The Zogby Poll also found that nearly half of U.S. voters feel the president is taking credit for actions made by former President Donald Trump. Asked if the country was headed in … Continue reading Is the US media overprotecting Biden?

Messi wants to win an international trophy like Maradona

Argentina will meet Chile in the Group Stage of the Copa America on Monday night from the Estadio Nilton Santos in Rio. Argentina is coming into this tournament with confidence but will have a tough test against their rival Chile in the first stage of the Copa America. They’ll be looking for their first Copa … Continue reading Messi wants to win an international trophy like Maradona

The meaning of ‘wahala’ in Nigeria

ANOTHER WAHALA Driver When We Reach Benin, Please Tell Me!!! ""An old woman boarded a bus from Calabar to Lagos and told the driver: "Driver, please, when we reach Benin tell me o." The driver nodded and then she shouted again: "My children, una hear wetin I tell am?" Everybody responded: "Yes, mama." On the … Continue reading The meaning of ‘wahala’ in Nigeria

The power of ethnic nationalism

My angry reaction earlier today on APC UK platform: Most of the Diasporans here living in Europe. Can you show me one multi-ethnic state in Europe where one group is positioned to dominate the rest that hasn't broken up? Brexit UK EU referendum concept with flag and handwriting text in, out, leave, remain is written … Continue reading The power of ethnic nationalism

Microsoft to end support for Windows 10

With a new version of Windows, potentially called Windows 11, scheduled to launch by the end of this month, Microsoft has announced that support for Windows 10 will end on 14 October 2025. Photo by Stefan Coders on Pexels.com This includes the Windows 10 Home Pro and the Pro versions for Education and Workstations. The … Continue reading Microsoft to end support for Windows 10

Russia fines Facebook and Telegram for breaching the law

For the second time a Russian court has fined Facebook and Telegram for not taking down content banned by Russia. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Facebook will be forced to pay $235,000 while Telegram must pay $138,000, the Moscow court ruled. At the sentencing, it was not revealed what type of content had remained posted. … Continue reading Russia fines Facebook and Telegram for breaching the law

You can travel to space with Jeff Bezos for only $28m

A mystery bidder paid $28 million at auction Saturday for a seat alongside Jeff Bezos on board the first crewed spaceflight of the billionaire's company Blue Origin next month. Jeff Bezos The Amazon founder revealed this week that both he and his brother Mark would take seats on board the company's New Shepard launch vehicle … Continue reading You can travel to space with Jeff Bezos for only $28m