Category: Foreign News

Barak and Mitchel Obama issue strong statements condemning the U.S. Supreme court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, ending women’s rights to abortion.

Former US President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama have reacted after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending women’s rights to...

Elon Musk threatens to take out his $3.71 billion from Twitter if take overbid is rejected as Vanguard Group becomes the highest shareholder with 10.3 percent (82.4 million shares)

By Mukwuzi Joseph The world’s richest man, Elon Musk has been displaced as the largest shareholder in Twitter by Vanguard Group, an asset manager.  On Thursday,...

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces the first tranche of measure against Russian Banks and Oligarchs over Ukraine

The UK government on Tuesday imposed tough sanctions against five Russian banks and three super-rich oligarchs from the country over President Vladimir Putin’s...

UK Court orders Dubai king to pay the estranged wife £500Million In Divorce Settlement

By Mukwuzi Joseph A London judge has ordered Dubai king,  Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to pay his estranged wife Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein at least 554...

We won’t back down on travel ban over FG’s threat – UK declares

By Mukwuzi Joseph UK authorities have said the travel ban against Nigeria won’t be reversed in spite of the federal government’s threat to subject the...

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa tests positive for COVID-19

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday and is receiving treatment for mild symptoms, the presidency said in a statement....

A plumber who found 600k cash hidden in the wall of Joel Osteen’s church receives $20K reward

A plumber who found envelopes of money stashed in a wall at Joel Osteen’s Houston megachurch has received a $20,000 Crime Stoppers reward for the find. The plumber,...

Singer Rihana declared National hero as Barbados becomes a Republic

By Mukwuzi Joseph Barbados has declared Rihanna a national hero after removing Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state and entering a new era as a republic....

Colin L. Powell, former US secretary of state, dies of Covid-19 complications despite been fully Vaccinated

By Mukwuzi Joseph Colin L. Powell, who helped guide the U.S. military to victory in the 1991 Persian Gulf War as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, then struggled a...

France rewards 12,000 covid-19 frontline immigrant workers with citizenship

By Mukwuzi Joseph France has granted citizenship to more than 12,000 foreign-born health workers to thank them for their services during the Covid crisis. The...