Wed, 19 June, 2019

WORLD

Mexican Cartel Leader Sentenced To 55 Years For Kidnapping

A judge in Mexico sentenced drug kingpin Servando Gomez to 55 years in prison on Monday following his conviction for kidnapping, authorities...

Prisons Under Siege As Zimbabwe’s Economic Woes Persist

The Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare is crumbling at the seams, assailed by overcrowding and a critical shortage of medicines, food...

Huawei Says US Ban Hurting More Than Expected, To Wipe $30...

HONG KONG - China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has taken a harder-than-expected hit from a U.S. ban, the company’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei...

Zimbabwe Inflation Nears 100%

Zimbabwe’s annual rate of inflation has risen to nearly 100%, the highest in a decade.Prices have been rising...

Triple Suicide Bombing Nigeria: 30 Dead

Thirty people were killed in a triple suicide bombing attributed to Boko Haram jihadists in northeast Nigeria late Sunday, emergency services reported.

Report: ‘Fewer But Newer’ Nuclear Weapons In The World

The overall number of nuclear weapons in the world has declined in the past year but nations are modernising their arsenals, a...

Sudan’s Omar Al-Bashir Appears Before Prosecutor

Fallen Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir was Sunday seen in public for the first time since being ousted, as he was driven in...

WHO Likely To Declare Ebola An International Emergency -Experts

The World Health Organisation (WHO) should and is likely to declare an international emergency over the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic...

Nasa Renames Street For ‘Hidden’ Black Women Mathematicians

WASHINGTON - Nasa has renamed the street outside its Washington headquarters to honour three black female mathematicians whose pioneering work on the agency's early...

Ugandan Pop Star Turned Opposition Figure ‘Ready To Take On’ Museveni

PARIS - Ugandan pop star turned leading opposition figure Bobi Wine on Thursday said he was ready to take on veteran President Yoweri Museveni...

Lesotho High Court Endorses Motion Of No Confidence Against Prime Minister...

The Lesotho High Court has delivered a blow for the country’s Prime Minister Tom Thabane after it endorsed a national executive committee of his...

Second Ebola Patient Dies In Uganda: Ministry Of Health

A Congolese woman has become the second patient in Uganda to die of the deadly Ebola virus in the latest outbreak of...

Congo Declares Measles Epidemic After It Kills More Than Ebola

Congo's government has declared an epidemic of measles, which the latest health ministry figures show has now killed at least 1,500 people, over a...

Ghana Opposition Leader Arrested As Kidnap Suspect

ACCRA - Police in Ghana on Tuesday said they had arrested the chairman of the largest opposition party in connection with the spate of...

Zimbabwe Receives Over 2,000 Young Elephant Orders – Top Official

HARARE - A top National Parks official in Zimbabwe says the country has had over 2,000 orders placed for young elephants.

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KOO Joins In And Celebrates ‘Eat Your Vegetables Day’!

Around the World, 17th June is observed as ‘Eat Your Vegetables Day’ and is one more opportunity to remind everyone that veggies are...