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Showing posts from March 15, 2019

Ghanaian female scientist, Dr. Priscilla Kolibea Mante receives international award for research

Five outstanding Laureates, one from each continent, were honoured for their significant contribution to science. These exceptional women were recognised for the excellence of their research in the fields of material science, mathematics and computer science and they will each receive €100,000. Their achievements were celebrated alongside 15 International Rising Talents who are promising young women scientists from across the world at an awards ceremony on 14th March 2019 at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris.

Gambian president fires veep, appoints woman as replacement

President of The Gambia Adama Barrow on Friday (March 15) fired his vice president Ousainou Darboe – with immediate effect, appointing a replacement.

New Zealand: Dozens killed in 'terrorist' attack on two mosques

40 people have died, including children, after a 28-year-old Australian white supremacist opened fire at a mosque in New Zealand during Friday prayers.

Chance the Rapper and His Wife Are Expecting Baby No. 2

Chance the Rapper announced on Thursday that he and his wife, Kirsten Corley, are expecting their second child.

Facebook's Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox quits after 13-years with the company

Facebook's Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, arguably the most important person at the company after Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg, is leaving the company, Zuckerberg announced on Thursday.