Category Archives: Around The World

Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo, 7 Other African Leaders Hold Talks with President Trump

Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, together with eight other African Heads of State, on Wednesday, at the side-lines of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, held talks with the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on US-African relations. The 8 Heads of State present at the meeting were…

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Hurricane Maria Throws Whole of Puerto Rico into Blackout

(Photo: Reuters) Hurricane Maria has knocked out power across the island of Puerto Rico, home to 3.5m people, officials have said. Abner Gómez, head of the disaster management agency, said none of the customers of Puerto Rico’s Electric Power Authority had any electricity. The US National Hurricane Center said “catastrophic” flooding was sweeping parts of…

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North Korea Decribes President Trump as “International Shouting Magnate”

U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to totally destroy North Korea has been dismissed by a North Korean organ as an ‘impotent’ threat. In a tweet by the country’s news agency, DPRK, News Service, Trump’s threat was likened to “the twitchings of a dog licking its flea-riddled scrotum”. The tweet also described Trump as an ”international shouting…

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The Duchess Of Cambridge, Kate Middleton Launches New Mental Health Campaign

THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE might be taking a step back from public engagements due to the hyperemesis gravidarum she is suffering with her third pregnancy, but a new charity video means that she is still in the spotlight. In the footage, which was recorded in January during a visit to the Child Bereavement UK Centre in East London,…

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Zimbabwe Proposes Ban On Sales Of Alcohol During Weekdays

The Zimbabwean Government is considering placing a ban on the sale of alcohol during weekdays, and at certain times. According to the Zimbabwe Mail, a cabinet committee has approved a draft policy outlawing the sale of alcoholic products during certain days, hours, and to pregnant women. Zimbabwe’s former Health Minister Timothy Stamps, who is the current Health Advisor…

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Zimbabwe Set for 2018 Elections, Mugabe to Get Replacement Soon

Voter registration for Zimbabwe’s 2018 harmonised elections begins on Monday. This would be the first time since independence in 1980 that the voters’ list would be administered outside the Registrar-General’s Office following the adoption of a new constitution which transferred the responsibility to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). ZEC chairperson Rita Makarau, said that continuous…

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