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  • April 21, 2024

Kenya investigates crash that killed military chief Francis Ogolla

Kenya’s government has sent a team to probe a helicopter crash that claimed the life of military chief Gen Francis Ogolla and nine others. The incident occurred shortly after takeoff in …

Health:WHO approves new cholera vaccine that could help fight surge in cases

As the world faces a shortage of cholera vaccines, the World Health Organization (WHO) has approved a new oral version of the inoculation. It is hoped that the easier-to-make vaccine will …

Zimbabwe frees prisoners, including those sentenced to death, in an independence day

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa granted clemency to more than 4,000 prisoners, including some who were on death row, in an independence day amnesty on Thursday. Zimbabwe marked 44 years of independence …

Kenya investigates crash that killed military chief Francis Ogolla

Kenya’s government has sent a team to probe a helicopter crash that claimed the life of military chief Gen Francis Ogolla and nine others. The incident occurred shortly after takeoff in …

Health:WHO approves new cholera vaccine that could help fight surge in cases

As the world faces a shortage of cholera vaccines, the World Health Organization (WHO) has approved a new oral version of the inoculation. It is hoped that the easier-to-make vaccine will …

Zimbabwe frees prisoners, including those sentenced to death, in an independence day

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa granted clemency to more than 4,000 prisoners, including some who were on death row, in an independence day amnesty on Thursday. Zimbabwe marked 44 years of independence …

A Nigerian chess champion is trying to break the world record for the longest chess marathon

Nigerian chess master Tunde Onakoya is making waves in New York’s Times Square as he attempts a record-breaking chess marathon. His goal is to play for 58 consecutive hours and raise …

EU to sanction Iran for retaliatory attack on Israel

The European Union said it would impose new sanctions on Iran following its retaliatory attack against Israel on Saturday night. The missile and drone attack followed Israel’s bombing of Iran’s embassy …

Sports:Juventus ordered to pay Ronaldo over 10 million dollars in back wages

Juventus has been ordered to pay Cristiano Ronaldo more than $10 million by an arbitration board following a salary dispute. The dispute regarded a move by Juventus players to defer part …

Business:Niger signs deal to supply Mali with cheaper diesel

Niger is set to deliver 150 million litres of diesel to neighbouring Mali, after the two countries signed a partnership on Tuesday. The diesel is to be supplied to Énergie du …

Another Nigerian Celebrity Cubana Chief Priest charged for throwing money in

Nigerian socialite and businessman Cubana Chief Priest, real name Pascal Okechukwu, faces charges of abusing banknotes after allegedly throwing money into the air at social events, a practice known as “spraying”. …

Sports:PSG Thrash Barcelona to duel against Dortmund in Champions League semis

Playing with an extra man for more than an hour, Paris Saint-Germain rallied against Barcelona to reach the Champions League semi-finals. Kylian Mbappé scored twice as PSG reversed its first-leg loss …

Iran vows ‘massive and harsh response’ should Israel attack

Iran’s president has warned that the “tiniest invasion” by Israel would bring a “massive and harsh” response, as the region braces for potential Israeli retaliation after Iran’s attack over the weekend. …