Thursday, November 26

Tag: $1 Billion

Jack Dorsey To Donate $1 Billion To Fund Global COVID-19 Relief
Health

Jack Dorsey To Donate $1 Billion To Fund Global COVID-19 Relief

I’m moving $1B of my Square equity (~28% of my wealth) to #startsmall LLC to fund global COVID-19 relief. After we disarm this pandemic, the focus will shift to girl’s health and education, and UBI. It will operate transparently, all flows tracked here: https:///hVkUczDQmz Why UBI and girl’s health and education? I believe they represent the best long-term solutions to the existential problems facing the world. UBI is a great idea needing experimentation. Girl’s health and education is critical to balance: https:///dC3dU6hvxB Why is #startsmall a LLC? This segments and dedicates my shares to these causes, and provides flexibility. Grants will be made from Start Small Foundation or the LLC directly based on the beneficiary org. All transfers, sales, and grants will be made public in t...
1 Billion Witches And Wizard Can Never Make Me Poor – Bishop David Oyedepo
Religion

1 Billion Witches And Wizard Can Never Make Me Poor – Bishop David Oyedepo

The founder and general overseer of Living Faith Church a.k.a Winners Chapel Worldwide, Dr. David Oyedepo who late in December 2019 during their annual Shiloh event “Breaking Limit” asked the government to focus on curbing hate act in the country rather than hate speech; as issued a stern warning to demonic forces during today Sunday Service at OTA Canaan Land. During his sermon, he said 1 billion witches and wizard can never make him poor even if they commence prayer and fasting, that they’ll just die of hunger. In his words, “1 billion witches and Wizard can never make me poor, even if they fast 40 days and 40 night, they’ll only die of hunger”… God told me that even if I want to be poor, it is too late”. The popular preacher said, every believer should practice giving, s...
Nigerian Army says $1bn Approved to Fight Insurgency Hasn’t Been Released
News

Nigerian Army says $1bn Approved to Fight Insurgency Hasn’t Been Released

The Nigerian Army says the $1 billion approved to fight insurgency and other security challenges in the country, has not been released. Recall that in 2017, the National Economic council (NEC) approved the request of the Federal government to withdraw $1 billion from the excess crude account for the fight against insurgency.   Follwoing the recent attack in Metele and other areas in Borno where over 100 solders were reportedly killed, Nigerians asked why the military was still using obsolete weapons despite the approval of the $1 billion . Responding to this, the spokesperson of the Nigerian Army, Sani Usman, in an interview with NTA last night December 2nd, said the money is still being processed. “People should understand also that this is a democratic system in which proc...
Corrupt Saudi Prince Miteb Bin Abdullah Freed After Returning $1 Billion
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Corrupt Saudi Prince Miteb Bin Abdullah Freed After Returning $1 Billion

Senior Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah has been freed after he was detained for three weeks on allegations of corruption. Miteb, 65, son of the late King Abdullah and former head of the elite National Guard, was among 200 of royal family members, ministers and senior officials who were arrested in anti-corruption raids on the 4th of November. He was released on Tuesday after reaching an acceptable settlement agreement. According to an official, the amount of the settlement is believed to be the equivalent of more than $1 billion. The official told Reuters, “the amount of the settlement was not disclosed but it is believed to be more than one billion US dollar equivalent. “It is understood that the settlement included admitting corruption involving known cases.' 'At least ...