ANG - Part 5
  • June 21, 2024

A bulk carrier sank days after an attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels, who are believed to have killed one mariner on board, authorities said early Wednesday. It was the second ship …

Fatal train collision near Santiago, Chile

The accident occurred early Thursday when a test train with about ten crew members collided with a freight train carrying copper. Among the injured, four were Chinese nationals, and their conditions …

Chadian president orders investigations into military depot explosion

The Chadian President Mahamat Deby Itno visited the site of an explosion that killed nine and injured more than 40 at a military ammunition depot in the capital overnight. The explosions …

Iran’s former President Ahmadinejad enters race to succeed Raisi

Iran’s hard-line former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered on Sunday as a possible candidate for the presidential election, seeking to regain the country’s top political position after a helicopter crash killed the …

Garry Conille sworn in as Prime Minister of Haiti

Garry Conille was officially sworn in Monday (Jun. 3) as Haiti’s new Prime minister. A short ceremony was held at the Prime Minister’s office in the capital, Port-au-Prince. Conille took over …

Israel declares 4 more hostages are dead in Gaza

Four more hostages kidnapped on Oct. 7 were declared dead by the Israeli military — including three older adults seen in a Hamas video begging to be released. Monday’s announcement heightens …

Sports:Real Madrid fans react to Mbappe signing

As French football star Kylian Mbappe joins forces with Real Madrid, fans of the club reacted to the news. Real Madrid announced on Monday that it had reached a deal with …

U.S. denied access to Americans detained in Congo failed coup

The U.S. Embassy in Congo said Monday that Congolese authorities have not shared details or provided access to the Americans who were arrested following a coup attempt last month, following pleas …

Nigeria faces power outages, Airport closures as unions demand higher wages

Africa’s most populous country ground to a halt on Monday, with electricity cut and major airports closed, as Nigeria’s largest labour unions began striking to demand a salary increase amid the …

Mustafa Madbouly reappointed as Egypt’s Prime Minister

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi on Monday reappointed Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly to form a new government. Madbouly earlier on Monday submitted his government’s resignation, two months after el-Sissi was sworn …

Russian FM Sergei Lavrov begins Africa tour

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Guinea on Monday on the first leg of a three-country African tour aimed at boosting support for Moscow. Russia’s foreign ministry announced the visit …

Will Smith and Martin Lawrence premiere in style for new “Bad Boys” film

Will Smith and Martin Lawrence have reunited for the fourth installment of the “Bad Boys” franchise, “Bad Boys: Ride of Die”. The pair walked the red carpet in Los Angeles on …

Donald Trump found guilty in hush money trial

Donald Trump has slammed the verdict which found him guilty of all 34 felony counts against him on Thursday. Speaking to reporters at the courthouse, the former US president said the …