US actor-comedian John Witherspoon dies at 77

US actor and comedian John Witherspoon, best known for his role as rapper Ice Cube’s father in the comedy trilogy Friday, has died at the age of 77. Born John…

BREAKING: Golden Eaglets fight back to beat Ecuador in second match of U17 World Cup in Brazil

Five-tie champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, on Tuesday maintained their perfect start at the FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament ongoing in Brazil. Battlimg Ecuador in the second Group B match…

Uber sues Los Angeles to keep scooter location data private

The ride-hailing company doesn’t want to share everything with the city’s government Los Angeles wants a peek at the location data collected by the Uber scooters in its city. The…

Game of Thrones writers are no longer working on a Star Wars trilogy

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have walked from Star Wars David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the writers behind the Game of Thrones TV adaptation have reportedly left their upcoming Star…

Facebook Usage Drops 26%…And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. 1 — According to a new report, Facebook usage has dropped a stunning…

Puma keeps helping Israel sports-wash its human rights abuses

Companies like Puma back Israeli sport associations purposefully ignore the oppression of Palestinian athletes Ever since I started playing football as a young girl, I dreamed of making it to…

Tiger Woods Wins 82nd PGA Tour Title With Zozo Championship

Tiger Woods equalled the PGA Tour record of 82 tournament wins with victory at the Zozo Championship. The 43-year-old world number 10 had seven holes to finish in Japan on…

More than one in four Africans see wife-beating as justifiable, Afrobarometer survey finds

About one in four African women – and even more African men – say wife-beating is at least sometimes justified, according to the latest Afrobarometer survey. In some countries, up…

Jeff Bezos Regains Position As Richest Man In The World

Jeff Bezos is back as the richest man in the world after Bill Gates briefly earned the title as reported by TMZ. After the markets closed Friday, Forbes says Jeff…

Nigeria’s Ebele Okobi among most influential black people in UK

Ebele Okobi, Stormzy, Meghan Markle and Raheem Sterling have been named as some of the most powerful black people in the UK. British Vogue editor Edward Enninful, model Adwoa Aboah…