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HAITI DEATH TOLL REACHES 2000

Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa | August 18, 2021

Officials in Haiti say at least 1,941 people are known to have died in Saturday’s powerful earthquake, showing a rise of more than 500 on the previous figure. The United Nations representative in the country, BRUNO MAES said nearly 10,000 people have been injured, and many are still missing after […]



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MALAYSIAN PRIME MINISTER RESIGNS

Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa | August 16, 2021

Malaysias Prime Minister, MUHYIDDIN YASSIN, has resigned after just 17 months in office, and becomes the shortest-serving premier in Malaysian history.YASSIN’S period in office came to an end after allies withdrew support, throwing the country into fresh political turmoil as it battles a serious coronavirus outbreak.After submitting his resignation to […]


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MALAWI LEADER SACKS MINISTER AND CHIEF OF STAFF

Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa | August 12, 2021

Malawi’s President, LAZARUS CHAKWERA has sacked the energy minister, NEWTON KAMBALA and his chief of staff, CHRIS CHAIMA BANDA who are facing corruption charges.The two and one other official – ENOCK CHIHANA, a partner in the governing Tonse Alliance, were arrested on Monday for their alleged involvement in a state […]



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GUINEA CONFIRMS FIRST CASE OF MARBURG DISEASE

Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa | August 10, 2021

Health officials in GUINEA have confirmed West Africa’s first case of MARBURG, a highly infectious disease which is in the same family as the virus that causes EBOLA. The World Health Organization, WHO Africa director, MATSHIDISO MOETI said the MARBURG virus which is transmitted to people from fruit bats and […]



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JAILED JACOB ZUMA TAKEN OUTSIDE PRISON TO HOSPITAL

Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa | August 6, 2021

Prison authorities in South Africa say Former President, JACOB ZUMA has been admitted to a hospital outside prison for medical observation.They said it was an “annual medical routine check-up” and there was “no need to be alarmed”.The former president has been serving a 15-month prison sentence since July 7 for […]




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