Jideofor Elumogo | ANG - Part 5
  • July 24, 2024

UN says nearly 40 million people had HIV in 2023

Nearly 40 million people were living with the HIV virus that causes AIDS last year, over 9 million weren’t getting any treatment, and the result was that every minute someone died …

US elections: Could Kamala Harris be the first female president?

Already a trailblazer, Kamala Harris could be on the way to becoming the first woman to serve as president in the United States. Biden announced Sunday that he was stepping aside …

Sierra Leone court finds 11 involved in alleged coup guilty

A Sierra Leone court found 11 people guilty of treason and other offenses following what authorities have called an attempted coup, with their leader sentenced to almost 200 years in prison, …

At least five killed in Israeli attack on Occupied West Bank city

Palestinian authorities said five people were killed in Israeli strikes in the West Bank city of Jenin as people and emergency services attended the aftermath on Friday. The Israeli military said …

More than 26 boats sink due to Hurricane Beryl in Barbados

Fishermen in Barbados were evaluating the impact on their boats following the passage of Hurricane Beryl through the south-eastern Caribbean on Wednesday. As per the fishermen’s accounts, every vessel at the …

Tunisia sets elections for October

Tunisia’s leader has scheduled the next presidential election for October but did not say if he will seek a second term after five years at the head of the North African …

Sierra Leone bans child marriage, penalizes invitees

A bill that bans child marriage in Sierra Leone has been signed into law, President Julius Maada Bio said late Tuesday, to protect girls in the West African nation where about …

Kenyan Police patrol Haitian Capital

The streets of Port-au-Prince were patrolled by Kenyan police officers on Wednesday, equipped with body armour and automatic weapons. This group, the initial U.N.-supported foreign police unit in Haiti, arrived in …

Sports:Spain and Germany to face off in UEFA Euro 2024 quarter-finals

It is all systems go for Spain and hosts Germany ahead of their European Championships Quarter-Finals clash which gets underway in Stuttgart on Friday. Both teams have similar European Championship history, …

At least three die in post-election protests in Mauritania

Just days after Mauritania’s presidential election, at least three people have died in clashes between security forces and protesters, authorities said on Tuesday. An unspecified number of people were reported injured. …

Business:Chinese firms eye Morocco as way to cash in on US electric vehicle subsidies

After the United States passed new subsidies designed to boost domestic electric vehicle production and cut into Beijing’s supply chain dominance, Chinese manufacturers began investing in an unlikely place: Morocco. In …

Egypt swears in new Cabinet as mounting economic challenges mount

Egypt’s new Cabinet was sworn in in Cairo on Wednesday as the country faced an ailing economy and raging conflicts in neighbouring nations. The new Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Mustafa …

Entertainment:Tyla bags two awards at the BET 2024

Tyla a South African amapiano superstar won two Black Entertainment Television BET awards starting with best international act. “Guys i did not prepare anything but i just want to say thank …