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Trump Bans Travel Between the US and Europe; the UK Exempt
Trump Bans Travel Between the US and Europe; the UK Exempt
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday suspended all travel between the United States and Europe… read more...
UK Health Minister Diagnosed with Coronavirus
UK Health Minister Diagnosed with Coronavirus
British health minister Nadine Dorries has been diagnosed with coronavirus (Covid-19). Nadine, a… read more...
Ugandan Man, Daughter Arrested with Alleged Coronavirus ‘Vaccine’
Ugandan Man, Daughter Arrested with Alleged Coronavirus ‘Vaccine’
Police in Uganda over the weekend arrested a man and his daughter after they were found in… read more...
Nigeria Confirms Second Coronavirus Case
Nigeria Confirms Second Coronavirus Case
Nigeria has confirmed the second case of coronavirus (COVID-19), the country’s Health Minister… read more...
Africa's First Coronavirus Death Recorded in Egypt
Africa's First Coronavirus Death Recorded in Egypt
Africa's first coronavirus (COVID-19) death has been recorded in Egypt, according to reports. The… read more...
Cameroon Records its First Coronavirus Case
Cameroon Records its First Coronavirus Case
Cameroon on Friday confirmed its first coronavirus (Covid-19) case, the fourth incident in sub-… read more...
South Africa Confirms First Coronavirus Case
South Africa Confirms First Coronavirus Case
South Africa has become the latest country in sub-Saharan Africa to confirm a coronavirus case.… read more...
British Airways Cancels 216 Flights to Various Global Destinations over Coronavirus, Including 12 to the US
British Airways Cancels 216 Flights to Various Global Destinations ove…
British Airways on Monday announced the cancellation of over 200 flights to several destinations… read more...
Second Coronavirus Case in Sub-Saharan Africa Confirmed in Senegal
Second Coronavirus Case in Sub-Saharan Africa Confirmed in Senegal
A second case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in sub-Saharan Africa was on Monday confirmed in Senegal.… read more...
Nigeria Confirms Coronavirus Case, the First in Sub-Saharan Africa
Nigeria Confirms Coronavirus Case, the First in Sub-Saharan Africa
Nigeria on Friday became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to confirm a case of coronavirus (… read more...
Lesson for Kenya? China Dispatches 100,000 Ducks Ahead of Impending Locust Invasion
Lesson for Kenya? China Dispatches 100,000 Ducks Ahead of Impending Lo…
Chinese authorities have dispatched a flock of 100,000 ducks to the country’s border with India and… read more...
Pigeons with 'Make America Great Again' Hats Glued to their heads Released in Las Vegas
Pigeons with 'Make America Great Again' Hats Glued to their…
Pigeons with tiny Make American Great Again hats glued to their heads were released in downtown Las… read more...
Lesotho First Lady to be Charged with Killing Husband's Estranged Wife
Lesotho First Lady to be Charged with Killing Husband's Estranged…
Lesotho First Lady Maesaiah Thabane is set to be arraigned in court to face charges of murdering… read more...
Britain’s Prince Harry Explains Decision to Abandon Royal Title
Britain’s Prince Harry Explains Decision to Abandon Royal Title
Britain’s Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, on Sunday broke his silence over his decision to leave… read more...
Japanese Billionaire Giving Away $9 million to Randomly-Selected Twitter Followers to See if Money Impacts Happiness
Japanese Billionaire Giving Away $9 million to Randomly-Selected Twitt…
(ABC News) Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who sent the internet reeling with a massive money… read more...
Iran Admits it Unintentionally Shot Down Ukrainian Plane that Crashed on Wednesday, Killing all 176 On Board
Iran Admits it Unintentionally Shot Down Ukrainian Plane that Crashed…
The government of Iran on Saturday said it unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian plane that… read more...
176 Killed as Ukrainian Boeing 737 Aircraft Crashes in Iran
176 Killed as Ukrainian Boeing 737 Aircraft Crashes in Iran
A Boeing 737 aircraft belonging to Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) on Wednesday crashed in… read more...
UK Student Who Raped 48 Men Described as 'Most Prolific Rapist in British History'
UK Student Who Raped 48 Men Described as 'Most Prolific Rapist in…
A male postgraduate student in the UK was on Monday found guilty of 48 counts of raping men, though… read more...
Slain Iranian General Qassem Soleimani Sponsored Terror Attacks in Kenya, US Vice President Says
Slain Iranian General Qassem Soleimani Sponsored Terror Attacks in Ken…
US Vice President Mike Pence has justified the killing of Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani, head… read more...
Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Car Bomb Attack, Apologizes to Victims
Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for Somalia Car Bomb Attack, Apologiz…
Islamist militia group, Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the Saturday morning car bomb… read more...
Ethiopian Airlines Launches Nonstop Flights to Houston, Texas
Ethiopian Airlines Launches Nonstop Flights to Houston, Texas
Ethiopian Airlines has launched direct flights from Africa to Houston, Texas part of its efforts to… read more...
Death Toll from Somalia Car Bomb Attack Climbs to over 90
Death Toll from Somalia Car Bomb Attack Climbs to over 90
The death toll from Saturday morning car bomb attack in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu has climbed to… read more...
8-Year-Old Boy Ryan Kaji Named Highest YouTube Earner in 2019 with $26 Million
8-Year-Old Boy Ryan Kaji Named Highest YouTube Earner in 2019 with $26…
Ryan Kaji, an 8-year-old boy from Texas, the United States has been named as the highest YouTube… read more...
Topeka City, Kansas Paying $15,000 to People Who Move There
Topeka City, Kansas Paying $15,000 to People Who Move There
Topeka, the capital city of the state of Kansas has announced a new program offering potential new… read more...
Ousted Sudan President Bashir Sentenced for Two Years in Detention for Corruption
Ousted Sudan President Bashir Sentenced for Two Years in Detention for…
Ousted former Sudan president Omar al-Bashir was on Saturday sentenced to two years in a… read more...
Revealed: Robert Mugabe Left $10 Million Cash in the Bank
Revealed: Robert Mugabe Left $10 Million Cash in the Bank
Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe had $10m (about Sh1 billion) cash held in a local bank at… read more...
Uber Banned in London over Safety Breaches
Uber Banned in London over Safety Breaches
Ride-hailing multinational, Uber has been banned from operating in the United Kingdom capital,… read more...
African Football Legend Samuel Eto’o to Join Harvard University
African Football Legend Samuel Eto’o to Join Harvard University
Legendary African footballer Samuel Eto’o is set to join the prestigious Harvard University in… read more...
Tanzania Gov’t Warns Media Houses against Hiring Non-Journalist DJs, Comedians
Tanzania Gov’t Warns Media Houses against Hiring Non-Journalist DJs, C…
The Tanzanian government has warned media houses against hiring personnel who are not trained to… read more...
Nigerian Man Pulls off Million-Dollar Online Scam from Prison
Nigerian Man Pulls off Million-Dollar Online Scam from Prison
Nigerian authorities have opened a probe to find out how a man convicted of fraud ran a $1 million… read more...