French tycoon dragged before court over $160M corruption deal in Guinea

A French-Israeli businessman, Beny Steinmetz has been dragged before court in Switzerland to respond to charges regarding his alleged corrupt dealings in Guinea-Conakry some years ago. According to the Swiss Prosecutors, the billionaire diamond magnate paid bribe of about $10m through Swiss banks purposely to compromise Guinean public officials and secure rich mining concessions at […]

Zimbabwe’s President blast Trump, calls for an end to sanctions

The President of Zimbabwe, Emerson Mnangagwa has blasted the outgoing US President, Donald Trump and also called for an end to sanctions imposed on his country by the US as extended by the Trump administration. According to him, the violent invasion of the capitol by pro-trump protesters to distract an ongoing Electoral College voting purported […]

Barack Obama condemns Trump over Capitol invasion

Former President of the United States of America, Barack Obama has joined the many people who condemned the actions of the outgoing President Donald Trump. In a short write-up, Barrack Obama stated that “history will rightly remember today’s violence at the Capitol, incited by a sitting president who has continued to baselessly lie about the […]

Chinese Billionaire, Jack Ma ‘lays low’ after criticizing state financial regulators

Popular Chinese e-commerce billionaire Jack Ma, withdraws from public domain after criticizing Chinese regulators, especially China’s state Financial System. During a conference in Shanghai, the Alibaba founder referred to the communist nation’s banking system as one that operates with a “pawnshop” mentality and also described the methods of the global financial regulation system as being […]

Ghana will soon procure covid-19 vaccine – President Akufo-Addo

The President of Republic of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo assured the citizenry of the possibility of the country procuring a vaccine very soon. The President made this revelation during the 20th update on the measures his government has taken so far towards the management of coronavirus.“Ghana, I assure you, is not going to be left behind […]

Sudan to pay $335 million to US to be removed from blacklist

The Sudanese government is set to bail the country as the transitional government officials have reportedly agreed to pay $335 million to the United States to be removed from a blacklist.   Sudan has since been profiled as part of states that sponsor terrorism owing to alleged involvement in certain attacks, including attacks on United States […]

Russia Produces First Covid-19 Vaccine – Putin Claims

A month after the United States, Britain and Canada accused Russia of using hackers to steal vaccine research from Western laboratories. President Vladimir Putin has today, August 11, 2020, announced that the Eastern European country has officially recorded its corona-virus vaccine as the first country to do so amid the global race to produce a […]

WHO Running Out of Funds to Combat Covid-19 – Dr. Tedros

World Health Organization Chief Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has today revealed that the UN global health agency is running out of funds to combat the global coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Tedros made this revelation in the daily briefing on the global status of the virus in Geneva.  This update comes two months after President Donald Trump […]

Petition Against W.H.O Director, Dr. Tedros Nears a Million Signatures

A petition initiated online which is calling for the resignation of Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), registers close to a million signatures. The petition which was initiated by one Osuka Yip argued that the W.H.O’s Director-General is incompetent to man the position of one of the United Nation’s […]