Apply for International Entrance Bursary Program At McGill University – Canada 2020

The University’s Entrance Bursary Program offers entrance bursaries to students from low to modest income families who demonstrate financial need. The McGill University is committed to supporting the academic pursuits of qualified undergraduate students who require financial assistance.

The university will provide the Entrance bursaries range in value and award amounts are determined by the level of need demonstrated by the student and their family, relative to other applicants and the tuition fee rate charged based on the program of study and student residency (Quebec, rest of Canada, US, International)

Stanbic IBTC celebrates digital graduate trainees

The maiden digital graduation ceremony of the Stanbic IBTC Group has taken place in honour of the 17th stream of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC graduate trainees.

CEO of Stanbic IBTC Holding Plc, Yinka Sanni, said the decision to organise a ‘virtual’ graduation ceremony was based on the COVID-inspired lockdown currently in place in many parts of the country.

Biggest UK solar plant approved

From the BBC ……….The go-ahead has been given to the UK’s biggest solar farm, stretching 900 acres on the north Kent coast.

 

The UK government has approved the controversial scheme, which will supply power to 91,000 homes.

Nigeria Man wrongly Jailed in America Freed, gets $10m Compensation

A United States based Nigerian, Tony Ugochkwu, has walked out of prison a free man after spending 15 out of the 18 years he was wrongly convicted for murder.

For being a victim of wrong identity, he is to be paid $10 million by the American government on the order of a court.

Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey reacts to labeling Trump’s tweets

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says that labeling two of President Donald Trump‘s tweets with fact checks does not make the social media company an “arbiter of truth.”

“Our intention is to connect the dots of conflicting statements and show the information in dispute so people can judge for themselves. More transparency from us is critical so folks can clearly see the why behind our actions,” Dorsey tweeted Wednesday night.

Man discovers that his Fiancee is his Sister just days to their Wedding

Two Kenyan lovers have been given the shock of their lives after being told by their parents that they are siblings, a few days to their wedding.John Njoroge was told to call off his marriage plans to Rose Wanjiku (not their real names) on grounds that they were “siblings” after she was formally introduced to his parents.

Scott Disick & Sofia Richie split after nearly 3 years together

Scott Disick and Sofia Richie have split.  After three years together, the two have decided to go their separate ways, according to multiple reports. Us Weekly was first to report the news.

The pair’s breakup comes after Disick checked himself in and out of a rehab facility in Colorado.

New video shows moment George Floyd was dragged from his car without resisting arrest and killed by police officers

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey has called on prosecutors to arrest and charge the white police officer who was filmed kneeling on the neck of black man George Floyd moments before he died in custody.

City officials on Wednesday formally identified the four fired police officers involved in Monday’s incident as Derek Chauvin, Thomas Lane, Tou Thao, and J Alexander Kueng.

Video Captures moment Killer CALMLY walks into a lobby then FIRES father of one DEAD In New York

Ho r r i f y i n g surveillance footage shows the moment a Bronx father was shot dead by a man inside the lobby of his apartment building.

Najai Sow, 35, was shot three times in the torso while standing with a group of men at around 5.40pm on Saturday, according to the New York Daily News.

Donald Trump calls for investigation into George Floyd’s death

The United States President Donald Trump has called for an expedited investigation into George Floyd’s death.
Floyd, the deceased was pronounced dead in a hospital on Monday night, following a brief altercation with a Minnesota policeman.