Category: International

Top Nigerian banker cleared after corruption probe
International, News

Top Nigerian banker cleared after corruption probe

Miles- July 29, 2020

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 ... Read More

Chengdu: US leaves consulate amid row with China
International, News

Chengdu: US leaves consulate amid row with China

Miles- July 27, 2020

American diplomatic staff have left their consulate in the Chinese city of Chengdu, after a 72-hour deadline expired. China ordered the closure in response to ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines organizes special commercial flight to evacuate US citizens in Ghana
International, News

Ethiopian Airlines organizes special commercial flight to evacuate US citizens in Ghana

Miles- July 24, 2020

Information from Ghana’s United States Embassy has indicated that Ethiopian Airlines will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, July 30, 2020, from the ... Read More

Trump concedes coronavirus pandemic to ‘get worse’
International, News

Trump concedes coronavirus pandemic to ‘get worse’

Miles- July 23, 2020

President Donald Trump has warned the US pandemic may “get worse before it gets better”, as he revived his virus briefings with a more scripted ... Read More

Madagascar hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ by coronavirus
International, News

Madagascar hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ by coronavirus

Miles- July 23, 2020

Hospitals in Madagascar have warned they are overwhelmed after a spike in coronavirus cases in a country where the president has been promoting a herbal ... Read More

Mandela’s daughter Zindzi tested positive for virus
International, News

Mandela’s daughter Zindzi tested positive for virus

Miles- July 16, 2020

Zindzi Mandela, the youngest daughter of South Africa’s first democratically elected president Nelson Mandela and anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, had tested positive for Covid-19 on ... Read More

Kanye West says he is running for US president
Entertainment, International

Kanye West says he is running for US president

Miles- July 5, 2020

Kanye West has announced he is running for US president – and he has already won the backing of billionaire Elon Musk. The American rap star ... Read More