Thursday, August 6, 2020

Beirut Explosion: Angry Residents Demand Answers After Blast

People in Beirut have expressed anger at the government over what they say was negligence that led to Tuesday’s huge explosion. President Michel Aoun said...

Facebook And Twitter Restrict Trump Accounts Over ‘Harmful’ Virus Claim

Facebook and Twitter have penalised Donald Trump and his campaign for posts in which the president claimed children were “almost immune” to coronavirus. Facebook deleted...

Lebanon In Mourning After Massive Explosion Kill 100

Lebanon is in mourning after a huge explosion in the capital Beirut killed at least 100 people and injured more than 4,000 others on...

Bakare Appointed To Chair Commonwealth Africa Advisory Board

The General Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church and former running mate to the current President of Nigeria, His Excellency Muhammad Buhari, Dr...

Coronavirus: South Africa Virus Cases Pass Half Million Mark

More than half million coronavirus have been confirmed in South Africa, according to the country’s health minister. Zwelini Mkhize announced 10,107 new cases on Saturday,...

Nigeria: Police Officer Rapes Woman For Not Wearing Facemask

The Rivers State Police are on the heels of a police officer who allegedly raped a 23-year-old lady arrested for not wearing a face...

Republicans To Trump: You Can’t Delay 2020 Election

Top Republicans have rejected President Donald Trump’s suggestion that November’s presidential election should be delayed over alleged fraud concerns. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and...

Ivory Coast President Ouattara Nominated For Third Term

Ivory Coast’s ruling party RHDP has officially nominated President Alassane Ouattara to seek re-election for a third term. Mr Ouattara on Wednesday asked for more...

Russia To Approve Covid-19 Vaccine By August 10

Russia intends to be the first in the world to approve a coronavirus vaccine, in less than two weeks despite concerns about its safety, effectiveness and...

Top Nigerian Banker Cleared After Corruption Probe

The president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has been cleared of corruption charges after a review by an independent panel. The US, one of...

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