Monday, September 28, 2020
Mali transition president Bah Ndaw sworn in

Mali transition president Bah Ndaw sworn in

Mali’s interim president, Bah Ndaw, chosen to head a transitional government following a coup last month, was sworn in during ceremonies in the capital...
US accuses Hezbollah of storing explosive chemical in Europe

US accuses Hezbollah of storing explosive chemical in Europe

Militant group Hezbollah has stored chemicals that can be used to make explosives in several European countries, a senior State Department official said Thursday...
Rawlings receives Malian military leaders

Rawlings receives Malian military leaders

Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, has urged the new leadership in Mali to use the transition period to exhibit exceptional leadership...
Yoshihide Suga named Japan’s new prime minister

Yoshihide Suga named Japan’s new prime minister

Japan’s parliament on Wednesday elected Yoshihide Suga prime minister, with the former chief cabinet secretary expected to stick closely to policies championed by Shinzo...
Pope Francis wears face mask first time in public

Pope Francis wears face mask first time in public

Pope Francis was seen on Wednesday (Sept 9) for the first time wearing a protective face mask as he attended his second traditional general...
Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman dies of cancer at 43

Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman dies of cancer at 43

Chadwick Boseman, who played Black American icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown with searing intensity before inspiring audiences worldwide as the regal Black Panther...
Japan's PM Shinzo Abe resigning for health reasons

Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe resigning for health reasons

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Friday he will resign, ending his record-breaking tenure in a bombshell development that kicks off a leadership race...
Mali colonel Assimi Goita declares himself junta leader as opposition pledges support

Mali colonel Assimi Goita declares himself junta leader as opposition pledges support

Army colonel Assimi Goita on Wednesday introduced himself as Mali’s new military strongman a day after a coup that was condemned by the international...
Trump younger brother Robert dies in hospital

Trump younger brother Robert dies in hospital

President Donald Trump has paid tribute to his "best friend" and youngest brother following his death at 71. "It is with heavy heart I...
US election: Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

US election: Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

US presidential candidate Joe Biden has selected Kamala Harris as his running mate and pick for vice-president. “I have the great honour to announce that...

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