Africa must embrace global value chains to boost national incomes – World Bank

The World Bank Group on Wednesday urged African countries to embrace global value chains to boost their national incomes. Pinelopi Goldberg, Vice President of development...

U.S. confirms first case of coronavirus

The new coronavirus, which originated in China recently, has found its way to the shores of the United States, according to authorities. The U.S. Centers...
Trump signs measure to permanently extend compensation for Sept. 11 responders

Trump rejects impeachment charges as an affront to U.S. Constitution

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democratic-led House of Representatives’ impeachment charges, describing the allegations that he had abused his power and...

Barack Obama eulogises wife as she turns 56

Former U.S. President Barack Obama sent birthday wishes loaded with heart warming praises to his wife Michelle Obama on her 56th birthday. This was...
Trump signs measure to permanently extend compensation for Sept. 11 responders

Trump talks up killing, insults Soleimani at campaign rally

U.S. President Donald Trump has called Qassem Soleimani a “son of a bitch” in his latest round of fierce criticism of the Iranian general...

Nigeria’s entrepreneurs key to Africa’s prosperity, says Pierangelo

The United States Consul General Claire Pierangelo on Tuesday reiterated the importance of Nigeria’s entrepreneurs to the continued growth of economies in the West...

After heat and strong winds, fire conditions ease in Australia

Australian firefighters on Saturday said expect a reprieve brought by cooler conditions the country will face strong winds and hot temperatures that fanned flames. Fire...

House poised to move Trump impeachment charges to Senate next week

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives will send formal impeachment charges against President Donald Trump to the Senate as early as next week, House...
Trump signs measure to permanently extend compensation for Sept. 11 responders

Trump applauds court’s decision allowing use of military funds for border wall

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that a court had given his administration a green light to use some military funds to build...
Putin outlaw fake news, disrespect against Russian state

Putin observes nuclear-capable missile test in Russian-annexed Crimea

Russian President Vladimir Putin, on Thursday observed the test-launch of nuclear-capable Kinzhal and Kalibr missiles in the Russian-annexed Crimea region, the state media reports. Russia...