The freedom convoy, which began in January 2022 to challenge vaccination requirements for truckers crossing the Canada-U.S. border, is a fascinating specimen for the sociology of law enforcement.
TikTok celebrity, Candice Murley, popularly known as Candi, has died 'unexpectedly' at the age of 36. The TikTok star had two accounts, one with more than 20,000 followers and the other with more than 17,000, where she shared videos of herself dancing and cooking on her two TikTok accounts, one with more than 20,000 followers…
23 Mar 2021
Fashion mogul and reality star Kylie Jenner has addressed the backlash she has faced after asking her followers to donate money for a makeup stylist’s medical expenses. After Kylie learned that an old friend, celebrity makeup artist Samuel Rauda, had been in a serious accident that required major surgery, she donated $5,000 (around £3620) to…
20 Jan 2020
28-year-old Michelle De Feo who is currently battling Lyme disease is doing the unusual to raise funds for her treatment. She is selling her nude photos to raise money. She was diagnosed with Lyme disease two years ago, a condition caused when an infected tick bites someone. Experiencing symptoms like dizziness and fatigue, she was also…
10 Apr 2019
The words in the national anthem, ‘The labour of our heroes past shall never be in vain’ have been aptly demonstrated by the response of Nigerians to the plight of former national team captain and coach, Christian Chukwu.
8 Dec 2018
Fans have started paying into the gofundme account, which the actor, Gbenro Ajibade, had set up last weekend to raise funds for the ailing veteran actor, Victor Olaotan. By last Tuesday evening, over 301 persons had raised about $11,000 out of the $50, 000 Ajibade said was required to treat the actor in a medical…
31 Jul 2018
FundMeNG, Nigeria’s crowd funding platform has called on affluent Nigeria’s, corporate and nongovernmental organisations to support the nationwide initiative of donating funds to foot medical bills of indigent citizens across the country.
29 Aug 2017
This is a tale of two American presidents and their use of Twitter. Well, it is not exactly a tale. But one thing is certain: one has the most liked tweet in the history of the micro-blogging site. The other? I think the word 'divisive' would do just fine in describing him. You guessed right.…