Trump administration ready to send out more coronavirus relief money

President Donald Trump and his advisors showed more support for a new round of coronavirus relief spending this week as economic damage from the pandemic mounts.  The president on Thursday said, “I think we’re going to be helping people out” and “getting some money for them” as tens of millions of Americans lose paychecks and businesses struggle to survive … Continue reading Trump administration ready to send out more coronavirus relief money

Kim Jong-un appears in public

North Korean state media says Kim Jong-un has appeared in public for the first time in 20 days KCNA news agency reports that the North Korean leader cut the ribbon at the opening of a fertiliser factory. It adds that people at the factory "broke into thunderous cheers of hurrah" when he appeared on Friday. … Continue reading Kim Jong-un appears in public

Covid-19: 5G does not create or spread coronavirus

Many of those sharing the post are pushing a conspiracy theory falsely claiming that 5G - which is used in mobile phone networks and relies on signals carried by radio waves - is somehow responsible for coronavirus. These theories appear to have first emerged via Facebook posts in late January, around the same time the … Continue reading Covid-19: 5G does not create or spread coronavirus

US to halt funding to WHO, says Trump

US President Donald Trump has said he has instructed his administration to halt funding to the World Health Organization (WHO). He said the WHO had "failed in its basic duty" in its response to the coronavirus outbreak. He accused the UN body of mismanaging and covering up the spread of the virus after it emerged … Continue reading US to halt funding to WHO, says Trump

COVID-19: Sugesstion by two medical professors to test CoronaVirus Vaccine in Africa criticized by Footbal legends Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba

Article By Zambian Watchdog Samuel Eto'o and Didier Drogba have criticised two medical professors who claimed that testing for a vaccine against coronavirus should be carried out in Africa. The comments were made on French television about the potential BCG vaccine, which is usually used against tuberculosis. Professor Jean-Paul Mira, head of the intensive care … Continue reading COVID-19: Sugesstion by two medical professors to test CoronaVirus Vaccine in Africa criticized by Footbal legends Samuel Eto’o and Didier Drogba

COVID-19: African politicians taking donated masks, hand sanitizers meant for the public to their homes

In the midst of all the trouble the deadly Covid-19 is causing world wide, Some African Leaders or Elite as they prefer to be called are using this time to loot, politicize and take away basic incentives meant for the public. A report from Zambian Social Media page 'KOSWE' exposes Information and Broadcasting Services permanent … Continue reading COVID-19: African politicians taking donated masks, hand sanitizers meant for the public to their homes

Idris Elba diagnosed with COVID-19 (Corona Virus)

Actor Idris Elba said he has tested positive for Covid-19. Elba, 47, said he received his test results Monday morning. He encouraged people watching to practice social distancing and be diligent about hand washing, emphasizing the point that there are asymptomatic people are out there, like himself. "Stay home people and be pragmatic," he wrote. … Continue reading Idris Elba diagnosed with COVID-19 (Corona Virus)

Man with knife arrested outside the White House after telling Secret Service he was there to ‘assassinate Donald Trump’

A 25-year-old man known as Roger Hedgpeth of Florida, has been arrested by the US Secret service after he walked up to a Secret Service agent and told him he was going to the White House to 'assassinate Donald Trump' Hedgpeth who hid a 3.5 inch knife in his lap pocket was arrested Saturday afternoon … Continue reading Man with knife arrested outside the White House after telling Secret Service he was there to ‘assassinate Donald Trump’

Iran abandons nuclear deal limits

Iran insisted in a state television broadcast it remained open to negotiations with European partners [EPA] Iran has said it would no longer abide by any of the limits of its unravelling 2015 nuclear deal with world powers after a United States air raid killed its top general in Baghdad on Friday. Sunday's announcement means Iran is abandoning … Continue reading Iran abandons nuclear deal limits

Trump impeachment: What happens next?

The Democratic-led House of Representatives voted largely along party lines to impeach US President Donald Trump for obstruction of Congress and abuse of power over his dealings with Ukraine. Trump is only the third United States president to be impeached. No president has ever been removed from office via the impeachment process. The landmark votes … Continue reading Trump impeachment: What happens next?