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Public distrust hampers Africa fight against virus misinformation

African nations fighting the novel coronavirus face a foe as stealthy and dangerous as the microbe itself: misinformation and apathy, ...


Nigeria warns virus cases could explode 'in days ahead'

Nigeria's government on Thursday warned that Africa's most populous nation could soon see an "exponential" increase in coronavirus infections unless ...


Unanswered questions as Nigeria braces for coronavirus lockdown

Nigerians are bracing for a partial lockdown from Thursday as authorities try to contain the spread of coronavirus cases in ...


Billionaire Jack Ma donates conoravirus test kits to Nigeria

Nigeria on Wednesday received test kits and protective gear from China's richest man, Jack Ma, to help fight coronavirus, which ...


International

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After finalizing Taliban deal, Trump putting pressure on Kabul

In an extraordinary statement titled "On the Political Impasse in Afghanistan," Washington has admitted to the failure of Secretary of ...

Dozens of sailors on board USS Teddy Roosevelt have Covid-19

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt has been heavily infected with coronavirus. Twenty five sailors have ...

China shuts down boders, virtually grounds airlines

BEIJING, China - Despite the lockdown in Wuhan scheduled to end on 8 April, China on Friday imposed a ban ...

British prime minister diagnosed with Covid-19

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has contracted the novel coronavirus, according to a tweet he posted on ...

Indiana man arrested for child exploitation after Australian alert

CANBERRA, Australia - A 35 year old American man has been arrested and charged in the U.S. over alleged child ...

Pell prosecution in even more precise terms

This article attempts to get more precision on the conduct of the case against Cardinal George Pell, who is serving ...

Business

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Wall St tumbles despite Congress finally passing $2.2 trillion law

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sold off sharply on Friday, despite the House of Represnetatives passing a ...

Time to reboot American manufacturing

The coronavirus crisis has turned the fact that we don't make anything in America anymore from a topic for philosophical ...

Australian shares tumble 5%, Japan rises nearly 4%

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares were decidedly mixed across Asia on Friday. In Japan they soared in value. In Australia they ...

Multi-billion dollar relief package passed by parliament in Europe

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Parliament on Thursday evening passed a $40 billion emergency package to help countries and their ...

Greenback loses lustre as stocks roar back into favour

NEW YORK, New York - The U.,S. dollar was continuing its recent correction on Friday, losing ground to the major ...

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Motsepe family pledges R1 billion to the fight against coronavirus

The Motsepe family has pledged R1 billion towards the fight against coronavirus, in partnership with companies and organisations they are ...


American Civil Rights Leader Joseph Lowery Dies at 98

The Reverend Joseph Lowery, a key ally of Martin Luther King in the U.S. civil rights movement of the 1960s, ...


Kenya Taking Drastic Measures to Curb Coronavirus Spread

Kenya's government is implementing drastic measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, although the country has only 31 confirmed ...


WATCH | Bok legend Danie Gerber's highlights reel

In a shocking development, Springbok legend Danie Gerber has tested positive for the coronavirus, it was confirmed on Friday night.Due ...


Sifiso Skenjana | Moody's downgraded SA. What happens now?

Moody's Ratings Agency has downgraded South Africa's sovereign credit rating to sub-investment grade from Baa3 to Ba1 (also known as ...


America's civil rights leader Joseph Lowery dies at 98

The Reverend Joseph Lowery, a key ally of Martin Luther King in the U.S. civil rights movement of the 1960s, ...


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