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Global COVID-19 toll surpasses 13 million

More than 13 million coronavirus infections have now been recorded across the world, with more than half in the United States and Latin America. This is according to an...

Nigeria to evacuate citizens from US on July 31st

The Nigerian government has announced that the fifth evacuation flight for its citizens stranded in the United States of America is set for July 31. This was contained...

China to impose visa restrictions on US officials 

China said Wednesday it will impose visa restrictions on people from the United States who “behave badly” on Tibet-related issues, in retaliation for US curbs...

COVID-19 cases in US pass two million

The US has surpassed 2 million coronavirus cases, with the number of infections rising in 21 different states. The new case count comes as many states ease lockdown...

AfDB board bars fresh probe, orders independent review of Ethics report on Adeshina

The Bureau of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has foreclosed the possibility of reopening the probe of the bank’s President, Dr. Akinwumi...

COVID-19: China lifts ban on foreign airlines

All foreign airlines previously banned from operating in China over coronavirus fears, would be allowed to resume limited flights. China’s new stance is coming a day...

US records 2,000 daily COVID-19 deaths for three days

The United States of America has recorded over 2,000 coronavirus deaths in a 24-hour period for the third day running. This is according to John Hopkins University’s...

Taliban quit talks with Afghan government on prisoner swap

The Taliban militant group in Afghanistan has quit talks with the government on a prisoner swap after accusing Kabul of delaying the exchange. A spokesman for the...

Trump Declares State Of Emergency On Coronavirus

US President Donald Trump has freed up $50 billion in federal funds for the battle against the coronavirus pandemic as he declares a national state of emergency on...

China accuses US of spreading fears over coronavirus

The Chinese government has accused the United States of causing “panic” in its response to the coronavirus outbreak, accusing President Donald Trump’s...