Category: World

UN pays tribute to women humanitarians on World Humanitarian Day

The UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has honoured the contribution of tens of thousands of women humanitarian aid workers who provide life-saving support to vulnerable people caught up in crises…

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ICC in search of new Prosecutor

The International Criminal Court is in search of a new Prosecutor, as the current Prosecutor of The Hague Based Court, Fatou Bensouda's term expires on 15 June 2021. “The Assembly…

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Man who incited violence in Cameroon jailed in London

A man who posted messages calling for violence in Cameroon on his social media accounts has been jailed for two years after counter terrorism detectives spotted one of his posts,…

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Manchester United Sack Mourihno as Manager

Zidane, Simeone And Pochettino tipped to take over By Emmanuel Beng in Buea. Manchester United have sacked Jose Mourinho after an unimpressive start of the premier league this season. United…

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“Never give up tackling the world’s many challenges,” – Antonio Guterres says on UN Day

Marking the 2018 United Nations Day, which falls on 24 October, Secretary-General António Guterres is urging the men and women of the UN, and those they serve, to “never give…

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Pope Francis likens an abortion to hiring a “contract killer”

The Holy Father has compared having an abortion to hiring a "contract killer". "Interrupting a pregnancy is like eliminating someone," Francis said in his address to worshippers on Wednesday. "Getting rid…

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UN SG sad challenges he highlighted last year remain unresolved

Amidst persisiting world crises, leaders and diplomats representing the 193 members of the United Nations have converged for the annual General Assembly, in New York, USA. For the second time…

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“No strings attached,” says XI Jinping on China funding Africa

Chinese funds are not for “vanity projects” in Africa but are to build infrastructure that can remove development bottlenecks, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday, telling Chinese firms they…

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Donald trump tweets that Europe is making a big mistake accepting refugees

U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday morning to condemn the presence of refugees in Europe, and Germany in particular. “The people of Germany are turning against their…

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U.S. visa applicants to be asked for social media history: State Department

In a broad expansion of the information gathered from applicants for U.S. visas, the federal government is proposing to collect social media identities from nearly everyone who seeks entry into…

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