Christopher Sam

Christopher Sam is a savvy web designer and developer with advanced knowledge in Search Engine Optimization. The certified Google Trainer is also a trusty contributor to this website.

Mauritius: Death of dolphins amid oil spill sparks huge protests

Thousands of people poured onto the streets in Mauritius capital Port Louis on Saturday to protest the recent oil spill and the eventual death of at least 40 dolphins. The dolphins were found near the site of the recent oil spill from a Japanese ship, with protesters calling for an investigation. Banners demanding for the resignation of the government were …

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Zambia’s ‘discriminatory’ nomination fee for 2021 general election

A number of politicians vying for public office in Zambia’s 2021 General election, may end up dropping out of the race, before voting begins, thanks to the out of reach nomination fees that have been pegged by the country’s electoral commission. The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ), is asking for $5,000US for the top office, over $800US for parliamentary candidates …

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Jeff Bezos now worth a whopping $202 billion

The billionaire isn’t alone — other tech tycoons have been getting much wealthier throughout the pandemic as demand for their companies’ goods and services continues to grow. Bezos Earlier this month, Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg was dubbed a “centibillionaire,” as his wealth surpassed $100 billion. Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, with a net worth of $96 billion, is close …

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Usain Bolt tests positive for Covid-19

Usain Bolt has confirmed that he has coronavirus and is self-isolating in Jamaica, days after partying mask-free with friends and sports stars at his 34th birthday. Jamaica’s health ministry confirmed late Monday that Bolt, known as the greatest sprinter of all time, had tested positive for the virus. The confirmation came after he posted a video to Twitter in which …

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Bayern Munich beat PSG to win sixth Champions League title

What a season. What a story. And what a final to bring down the curtains on what has been nothing short of a spectacular Champions League edition. Bayern Munich’s superb 2020/21 season has been one to remember, with Flick coming in and completely changing the dynamic in both the Bundesliga and Europe. The journey wasn’t easy, but Bayern managed to Flick aside Chelsea, Barcelona and Lyon …

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South Africa’s COVID-19 infections surpass 600,000 mark

South Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases have surpassed 600,000, the health ministry said on Friday, although the number of new cases has been declining since a peak in July. Despite imposing one of the world’s toughest lockdowns at the end of March when the country had only a few hundred cases, South Africa saw a surge in coronavirus infections that has …

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Covid-19: Nigeria bans EU travellers from visiting in reciprocal move

Nigeria’s government intends preventing citizens of countries that do not allow in Nigerians due to coronavirus restrictions from entering its territory as well. The move is in retaliation for those countries especially in the European Union who have banned Nigerians from entering their territories. Aviation Ministry spokesman James Odaudu was reported by the BBC as saying that the government had …

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Coronavirus cases begin to fall in Africa

There are signs of hope on the African continent as cases of COVID-19 begin to fall in some worst hit countries. The continent-wide daily average was 10,300 last week, down from 11,000 the week before. Africa has recorded 1,147,369 cases, more than half of which are in South Africa, and about 26,000 deaths. FILE PHOTO: A health worker checks the …

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Emirates clinches 4th consecutive Best First Class award at 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for Airlines

Emirates’ unmatched First Class travel experience was given double honours at the 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice awards for Airlines, winning the World’s Best First Class award as well as Middle East’s Best First Class. Emirates has topped the First Class category every year since the awards was launched in 2017 –making this its 4th consecutive win. The airline also secured its …

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