Posts Tagged ‘dead’

Larry Tesler: Computer scientist behind “cut, copy and paste” dies aged 74

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 20, 2020
Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has died at the age of 74. Mr Tesler started working in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s, at a time when computers were inaccessible to the vast majority of people. It was thanks to his innovations – which included the “cut”, “copy” and “paste” commands – that […]

BREAKING| Victor Olaiya Is Dead

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 12, 2020
Veteran highlife singer Victor Olaiya has died at the age of 89 at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). His death was confirmed to Channels Television by Michael Odiong of Premiere Music, the record label that holds his music repertoire. According to Odion, the Baby Jowocrooner died around noon on Wednesday. More to follow…

UPDATE on Kobe Bryant: Those on board helicopter identified

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 27, 2020
Those on board the ill fated helicopter, that crashed killing NBA icon Kobe Bryant and other onboard have been identified according to local official. The list as it stands is: • Kobe Bryant• his daughter GiGi• one of GiGi’s friends- a teammate• the teammate’s parent• Pilot