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Assuming US Presidency, Joe Biden Calls for End to 'Uncivil War'
Assuming US Presidency, Joe Biden Calls for End to 'Uncivil War…
Democrat Joe Biden was sworn in as president of the United States on Wednesday, vowing to end the ‘… read more...
Museveni Declared Winner of Uganda's Presidential Election, Extending 35-Year Rule
Museveni Declared Winner of Uganda's Presidential Election, Exten…
Uganda’s long-serving President Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected for another five-year term.… read more...
US Cancels Diplomatic Monitoring of Uganda's General Election
US Cancels Diplomatic Monitoring of Uganda's General Election
The US has announced it will not observe Uganda’s general election slated for Thursday. US… read more...
Twitter Permanently Suspends Trump's Account for 'Risk of Further incitement of Violence'
Twitter Permanently Suspends Trump's Account for 'Risk of Fu…
Twitter banned President Donald Trump's account Friday, citing "the risk of further incitement of… read more...
Reports: Trump Cabinet Members Consider invoking 25th Amendment to Remove Him from Office
Reports: Trump Cabinet Members Consider invoking 25th Amendment to Rem…
Trump Administration Cabinet secretaries have discussed invoking the 25th Amendment to remove… read more...
Twitter Removes President Trump's Tweet, Locks His Account for 12 Hours Following Violent Protests at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC
Twitter Removes President Trump's Tweet, Locks His Account for 12…
Twitter has permanently deleted three of President Trump’s tweets following the violence that broke… read more...
Trump Supporters Storm US Capitol, Clash with Police
Trump Supporters Storm US Capitol, Clash with Police
(AP) Protesters supporting President Donald Trump violently clashed with law enforcement Wednesday… read more...
Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma Reportedly Missing After Criticizing Government
Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma Reportedly Missing After Criticizing Gover…
Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has reportedly gone missing amid a conflict with the Chinese government… read more...
Kenyan Man Accused of Planning to Hijack Aircraft in the US to Face Terror Charges
Kenyan Man Accused of Planning to Hijack Aircraft in the US to Face Te…
A Kenyan man is set to be charged with six counts of terrorism in the US. Cholo Abdi Abdullah is… read more...
Eswatini Prime Minister Dies in South Africa After Contracting Covid-19
Eswatini Prime Minister Dies in South Africa After Contracting Covid-1…
Eswatini Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini has passed away three weeks after he tested positive for… read more...
Trump Orders Withdrawal of US Forces from Somalia
Trump Orders Withdrawal of US Forces from Somalia
US President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of nearly all American troops from Somalia.… read more...
Namibia to Sell 170 'High-Value' Elephants Amid Drought and Rising Population
Namibia to Sell 170 'High-Value' Elephants Amid Drought and…
The Namibian government has announced plans to sell 170 “high-value” elephants citing drought and… read more...
Police Open Probe into Argentine Football Legend Diego Maradona's Death
Police Open Probe into Argentine Football Legend Diego Maradona's…
Argentine authorities have opened a probe into the death of football legend, Diego Maradona.… read more...
Funeral Home Worker Fired for Taking Photos with Diego Maradona’s Lifeless Body
Funeral Home Worker Fired for Taking Photos with Diego Maradona’s Life…
A funeral home worker has been axed after he took photos next to the body of the late Argentina… read more...
Elon Musk Topples Bill Gates to Become World's Second Richest Person
Elon Musk Topples Bill Gates to Become World's Second Richest Per…
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has overtaken Microsoft founder Bill Gates to become the second richest person… read more...
Mastermind of 1998 Nairobi US Embassy Bombing Assassinated Alongside His Daughter
Mastermind of 1998 Nairobi US Embassy Bombing Assassinated Alongside H…
An Al Qaeda commander believed to have organized the 1998 terror attack on the US Embassy in… read more...
Uhuru Congratulates Tanzania’s Magufuli After Landslide Victory as US Raises Questions
Uhuru Congratulates Tanzania’s Magufuli After Landslide Victory as US…
President Kenyatta has congratulated Tanzania’s John Pombe Magufuli following his re-election for a… read more...
Husband of Africa's Richest Woman Isabel dos Santos Dies in a Diving Accident in Dubai
Husband of Africa's Richest Woman Isabel dos Santos Dies in a Div…
Africa’s richest woman Isabel dos Santos of Angola has lost her husband, Sindika Dokolo. Dokolo, a… read more...
Pope Francis Voices Support for Same-Sex Unions
Pope Francis Voices Support for Same-Sex Unions
Pope Francis has expressed support for homosexuals, saying they are children of God and have a… read more...
Brazilian Senator Suspended After He was Caught Hiding Cash Between His Buttocks
Brazilian Senator Suspended After He was Caught Hiding Cash Between Hi…
A Brazilian Senator was reportedly caught hiding cash between his buttocks during a police raid on… read more...
US Threatens to Impose Visa Restrictions on African Leaders Instigating Violence
US Threatens to Impose Visa Restrictions on African Leaders Instigatin…
The US has issued a warning to African leaders suppressing democracy and instigating violence in… read more...
Malawi Court Rules Degrees Acquired During Marriage are Matrimonial Property Sharable During Divorce
Malawi Court Rules Degrees Acquired During Marriage are Matrimonial Pr…
A Malawi court has ruled that academic qualifications obtained during marriage are part of… read more...
US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Test Positive for Coronavirus
US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Test Positive for Corona…
(AP) President Donald Trump said early Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested… read more...
Tanzanian Rat Awarded Gold Medal for Live-Saving Bravery in Detecting Explosives
Tanzanian Rat Awarded Gold Medal for Live-Saving Bravery in Detecting…
An African giant pouched rat from Tanzania has been awarded a gold medal for his prowess in… read more...
Frustrated Nigerian Man Burns All His Academic Certificates Due to Unemployment
Frustrated Nigerian Man Burns All His Academic Certificates Due to Une…
A Nigerian college graduate has caused a stir on social media after he set all his academic… read more...
Police in Vietnam Bust Factory Recycling 320,000 Used Condoms Meant for Resale
Police in Vietnam Bust Factory Recycling 320,000 Used Condoms Meant fo…
Authorities in Vietnam this week seized more than 320,000 used condoms that were being repackaged… read more...
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer at 87
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer…
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women's rights champion who… read more...
Police Launch Search After 219 Naked Prisoners Break Out of Jail in Uganda
Police Launch Search After 219 Naked Prisoners Break Out of Jail in Ug…
Police in Uganda have launched a search for more than 200 inmates who escaped from jail on… read more...
Nigerian State Passes Law to Castrate Child Rapists
Nigerian State Passes Law to Castrate Child Rapists
Lawmakers in Nigeria's state of Kaduna have passed a bill recommending full surgical castration as… read more...
World's Most Expensive Sheep Fetches $490,000
World's Most Expensive Sheep Fetches $490,000
The world’s most expensive sheep has been sold for a staggering $490,000 at an auction in Scotland… read more...