Jeff Bezos, Jack Ma on track to become trillionaires
Jeff Bezos may be the first trillionaire the world has ever seen in 2026 if his wealth continues to grow at the current pace, a new study by Comparisun said. Bezos's wealth is estimated at $143.9 billion as of May 14, 2020, by Forbes. The world’s richest man’s wealth was valued at $125 billion in…
Ethiopian completes distribution of Jack Ma’s second COVID-19 donation to Africa
Ethiopian Airlines completed the flight and delivery of the second round shipments of life saving medical supplies to fight COVID-19 donated by Jack Ma to all African countries.
Coronavirus: Before Nigeria celebrates Jack Ma's donations
Africa's response to the Covid-19 pandemic got a boost last week when Chinese billionaire Jack Ma donated a consignment of medical equipment from the Jak Ma and Ali Baba foundations. The donations, which have been delivered to countries like Rwanda, Ethiopia, Uganda, Nigeria and a few other African countries, included over 1.5 million laboratory diagnostic…
Military not responsible for enforcement of lockdown, social distancing - DHQ
The Defence Headquarters, yesterday, said the Nigerian military was not responsible for the enforcement of social distancing and lockdown
FG receives medical kits donated by Chinese billionaire
The Federal Government has received test kits and preventive materials for Coronavirus donated by Chinese billionaire, Jack Ma, who promised to assist the 54 African countries with preventive materials to contain the spread of the disease in Africa.
Coronavirus: Nigerians React As Jack Ma Supplies Relief Materials
Amid the coronavirus outbreak, Chinese business magnate, Jack Ma has sent in some materials for preventing Coronavirus and test tool kits to manage the outbreak in Nigeria. The materials were received on Tuesday by General Manager, Ethiopian Airlines, Nigeria, Firihiewot Mekonnen, who appreciated the Jack Ma Foundation for their generosity. There were different reactions from…
A Run Down Of Major Events That Happened During The Week
https://youtu.be/alscTT21CxU This week has been dubbed as one of the hardest the world has had to face since the beginning of the decade. As if that is not enough, those who we thought kept love alive are leaving. The words on the mouths of many are "Can 2020 stop already?" Here is a rundown of…
Alibaba Co-Founder Jack Ma Donates Coronavirus Test Kits To The US
Jack Ma, the co-founder of the multinational e-commerce company Alibaba has joined twitter and in his first tweet, the Chinese multibillionaire donates coronavirus test kits to the US. Ma who described himself as a “teacher, philanthropist, entrepreneur” in his newly created profile posted photos of a China Eastern Airlines plane with boxes of coronavirus test…
Nigeria ripe for partnership with global tech giants, says Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has declared that Nigerians’ creativity and resourcefulness in the technology space present great opportunities for partnerships with global technology giants.
Populism, a consequence of neocolonialism
Earlier in 2018, Jack Ma, Alibaba’s billionaire founder, got me wondering about his theology when, in announcing his retirement from the giant ICT corporation said, “God didn’t create human beings to work, but to enjoy the world’s abundant wealth...”. I couldn’t stop wondering about where he got the fanciful idea from. But when I reflected…