29 C
Monday, April 19, 2021
Home News World News

World News

Tanzania swears in Samia Suluhu as new president after death of Magufuli

Samia Suluhu Hassan has been sworn in as president of Tanzania on Friday (March 19, 2021) following the death of John Magufuli. Dressed in a black suit and red headscarf, Hassan took her oath in...

Kanye West’s Reported $6.6 Billion Net Worth Disputed by ‘Forbes’

Reports that the celebrity is worth nearly $7 billion are based on the magical thinking around sales that don’t exist yet. This is why he’s currently worth less than one-third of that. On Wednesday, multiple...
Kanye Omari West is an American rapper

Kanye West Now Worth Estimated $6.6B Thanks to Lucrative Gap, Adidas Deals

Kanye West is now worth a staggering $6.6 billion, as revealed in a new Bloomberg report and confirmed by a rep to Billboard. According to a private document obtained by the outlet, Yeezy – West’s sneaker and apparel business...
AstraZeneca vaccine

WHO calls for continued use of AstraZeneca vaccine as EU threatens to block exports

Several countries are criticised for suspending inoculation over blood clot fears The AstraZeneca-Oxford Covid-19 vaccine should continue to be used, the World Health Organisation said, as the European Union threatened to block exports despite its...

Italy prepares for an Easter lockdown as Covid-19 cases grow exponentially

Italy began to enter strict regional lockdowns on Monday, as the government moved to halt an increase in coronavirus infections just one year after the country became the first in Europe to impose a national lockdown.
Four orangutans and five bonobos at the San Diego Zoo have received the COVID-19 vaccine.

Four orangutans and five bonobos at the San Diego Zoo have received the COVID-19...

Four orangutans and five bonobos at the world-famous San Diego Zoo have become the first great apes in the world to be vaccinated against the coronavirus. The great apes received a COVID-19 vaccine made...

Royal family breaks silence on Meghan, Harry interview

The race issues raised by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are “concerning” and will be addressed by the family privately, Buckingham Palace has said. In a statement, the Palace said “recollections may vary” but the claims...
Badge of International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL)

INTERPOL Breaks Up ‘Fake Vaccine Network’ In South Africa, China

Police in South Africa and China have seized thousands of doses of counterfeit COVID-19 vaccine and made dozens of arrests, International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) stated on Wednesday. Three Chinese nationals and a Zambian were...

Chinese Court Rules That Homosexuality Can Now Be Called A Mental Disorder

A court in China has upheld a lower court’s ruling in favour of a textbook’s description of homosexuality as a mental disorder. The decision of the Suqian Intermediate People’s Court in the eastern province of...

Sarkozy: Former French president sentenced to jail for corruption

French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to three years in jail, two of them suspended, for corruption. He was convicted of trying to bribe a judge in 2014 - after he had left office...
- Advertisement -