Thursday, April 18, 2019

Pope Francis kneels to kiss the feet of rival South Sudan leaders

* The pope has never performed such a show of deference to political leaders  * He got down on his knees and kissed the leaders' feet...

Idi Amin: The Rise and Fall

In 1971, General Idi Amin overthrew the elected government of Milton Obote and declared himself president of Uganda, launching a ruthless eight-year regime in...

Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder arrested in London

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Mr Assange took refuge in the embassy seven years ago to avoid...

Snapchat is on the decline

Third-quarter revenue gained 43%, topping analysts’ estimates. Snap Inc., parent company of the app for sending disappearing photo and video messages, reported that the number...

GHANA MUST GO: The ugly history of Africa’s most famous bag

In 1983, Nigeria expelled two million undocumented West African migrants, half of whom were from Ghana. The sturdy, checked bags into which they packed...

First ever black hole image released

Astronomers have taken the first ever image of a black hole, which is located in a distant galaxy. It measures 40 billion km across -...

President Akufo-Addo Visits Three New Regions

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will from Wednesday 10th April, 2019, begin a six-day tour of three out of the six...

President Akufo-Addo & Bishop Dag named in 2019 list of 100 Most Reputable People...

Leading reputation management consultancy firm, Reputation Poll International has announced its 2019 publication of the 100 most reputable people on earth. The list which features...

Libya crisis: Air strike at Tripoli airport as thousands flee clashes

The UN has condemned an air strike that closed the only functioning airport in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, on Monday. Flights at Mitiga International Airport were...