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Germany Plunges Into Recession Due To Coronavirus Lockdown

Germany has being pushed into recession after official figures released on Friday May 15, that showed that the European country’s economy shrank by 2.2% in the first three months of this year, BBC reports. The figures released by the Federal Statistical Office of Germany, also showed revisions to 2019 fourth-quarter figures from zero growth to a contraction…

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Update: Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Hit 1 Million Globally

The number of cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the newly identified coronavirus, has hit 1 million worldwide, according to tracking numbers from Johns Hopkins University. According to the report, almost one-fourth, 236,000, are in the United States while Italy, Spain and Germany follow. The worldwide death toll stands at more than 53,000. Italy reported the…

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FG Issues Travel Ban On 13 Countries Over Coronavirus— Starting From March 21st

Following the record of the third case of coronavirus disease in the country, the Federal Government has reportedly placed a travel ban on 13 Coronavirus epicenters in order to safeguard its citizens. The Government of Nigeria is restricting entry into the country for travelers from China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan, France, Germany, the United…

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Germany Launch Electric Highway For Trucks To Curb Environmental Pollution

Germany has found a way to curb the pollution caused by diesel trucks in their country. These trucks have caused a lot of pollution to towns and cities. They are also fueling climate change all around the globe. Germany has launched an electric highway for trucks which uses overhead lines to power big rigs. This system that allows trucks to draw electric power from overhead cables went…

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Terror In Munich: 9 Dead, City On Lockdown As Police Continue Manhunt

At least nine people were killed on Friday when gunfire erupted at a shopping center in Munich, Germany. According to CNN, police spokeswoman Claudia Küntzel said the shooting broke out at a McDonald’s across from the Olympia shopping mall about 5:50 p.m. (11:50 a.m. ET). Gunfire also broke out inside the mall, which is adjacent…

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