Friday, July 23, 2021

Anti-virus Creator, John McAfee, Found Dead in Prison Cell

Anti-virus software entrepreneur John McAfee has been found dead in a Barcelona prison cell, just hours after a Spanish court agreed to extradite him...

Despite Massive Loss, Ronaldo Struggles to Find Buyer for $18.5m Apartment...

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo,  is eager to sell off his flat in Trump Tower in New York City, and willing to take a massive...

Guterres Re-appoints Nigeria’s Mohammed as UN Deputy Secretary General

The newly re-elected United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Gutierrez, has reappointed Nigeria's Amina Mohammed as deputy secretary-general for a second term. Guterres was on Friday...

Military Arrest Mali President, Prime Minister, US Warns Citizens

The Malian Military on Monday arrested and detained President of the country, Bah Ndaw and some other top officials of the interim government to...

Long Working Hours Increasing Deaths from Heart Disease, Stroke – WHO,...

World Health Organisation (WHO) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) on Monday, said long working hours led to 745, 000 deaths from stroke and ischemic...

Israeli Military Says End of Operation Not in Sight

Israeli military on Monday said the ongoing operation against Hamas was nowhere near conclusion. Monday marked the eighth day of intense fighting between Israel and...

Egypt Begins Expansion of Suez Canal’s Southern Stretch

Egypt said it had begun dredging works for expanding the Suez Canal’s southern section to allow two-way traffic in the international man-made waterway. The country’s...

Iran Promises Hamas Support in Fight against Israel

Iran has promised the Palestinian Hamas movement its support in the fight against Israel in the Gaza conflict. In a telephone conversation with Hamas leader...

Israeli Air Strikes Kill Twenty-Four in Gaza

Twenty-four people, including eleven children were killed in Gaza early Tuesday morning in air strikes carried out by Israeli forces in the Palestinian territory,...

Yemen’s Houthis Attack Saudi Air Base with Drone

Yemen’s Houthi militia said they attacked the King Khalid Air Base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern city of Khamis Mushait with an explosive-laden drone at...

Malian Woman Gives Birth to Nine Babies

A woman from Mali who gave birth to nine babies – known as nonuplets – is doing well despite complications during delivery. The babies will...

Bill Gates Separates With Wife, Melinda

Founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, has ended his marriage with wife, Melinda. The duo, who have been married for 27years, announced their separation in a...

India Records Over 40,000 Over COVID-19 Cases in 24 Hours

India recorded on Saturday over 400,000 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours for the first time, the first country to do so in the...
Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks in Philadelphia.

Chauvin’s Conviction: Fight for Racial Justice in US Nowhere Near Complete—Biden

United States President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have both hailed the conviction of Derek Chauvin, the former police officer who murdered...

George Floyd killing: Ex-Police Officer, Chauvin, Found Guilty on All Counts

Derek Chauvin, the former U.S. police officer accused in the killing of George Floyd, has been found guilty on all three counts, Judge Peter...

Prince Philip’s Remains Laid to Rest

The remains of Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been laid to rest at Windsor Castle, London. The Duke of Edinburgh who...

Prince Philip Funeral to Hold April 17—Buckingham Palace

The remains of the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip will be laid to rest on April 17, a Buckingham Palace spokesman said Saturday. The event...

Buhari Mourns Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Phillip

President Muhammadu Buhari  has condoled with Her Majesty the Queen over the death of her husband,  Prince Philip, who passed on peacefully at the...

Breaking: Queen Elizabeth II’s Husband, Prince Philips, Dies at 99

Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philips, has died at the age of 99. The Queen of England announced her husband's demise...

48 Killed as Train Derails Inside Tunnel in Taiwan

No fewer than 48 people died on Friday when a train derailed inside a tunnel in eastern Taiwan. The incident is the island’s worst railway...

Egypt’s Former PM Ganzouri Dies at 88

Egypt’s former Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri, who served in the position for two times, died on Wednesday at the age of 88, state-run Ahram...

Attempted Coup Averted in Niger Republic

An attempted coup at the Presidential Palace in Niamey, capital city of Niger Republic, has been averted by the country's military forces. According to multiple...

Cargo Ship Blocking Suez Canal Partially Afloat

There are strong indications on Monday that a giant cargo ship blocking the Suez Canal may have been partially refloated thus giving little hope...

Security Forces Kill 19 Protesters as Myanmar Military Celebrate Armed Forces...

At least 19 protesters were killed by Myanmar security forces on Saturday, in violent crackdowns on demonstrations across the country, witnesses said. Many people were...

Netanyahu Seeks Firm Mandate in Israel’s 4th Election in 2 Years

Israelis are voting in a fourth national election in two years, which many fear could once again lead to a rickety governing coalition, if one...

Policeman, 9 Others Killed in Colorado Shooting

At least 10 people including a police officer have been killed in a shooting incident at a grocery store in Colorado, the United States,...

Nigeria Ranks 116th Happiest Country Globally

Nigeria has been ranked 116th on the World Happiness Index, according to the World Happiness Report released by the United Nations. A total of 146...

Tanzania Swears-in Hassan as First Female President

Tanzania's Samia Suluhu Hassan has been sworn-in as the country's first female president following the sudden death of John Magufuli. President Magufuli died early Thursday...

Tanzanian President John Magufuli is Dead

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has died from a heart condition, his vice president said in an address on state television Wednesday, after days of...

Denmark, Iceland, Norway Suspend Use of AstraZeneca Vaccine

Following concerns about patients developing post-jab blood clots, Denmark, Iceland and Norway have temporarily suspended the use of AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine. Austria had also stopped...

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