Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Category: news

Some Pacific Nations Won’t Vaccinate Populations for Years, Research Predicts

Papua New Guinea will have vaccinated only a third of its adult population by 2026 if it continues at its current rate, according to new research by an Australian think tank that predicts that...

Sudan’s Prime Minister: From house arrest to reinstatement

Abdalla Hamdok discusses the political agreement signed with military. Source link

Charlottesville Unite the Right civil trial Monday: Jury to continue deliberations

The Unite the Right rally was held over two days in August 2017 to oppose the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. As the violence unfolded, it reached a...

World’s highest infinity pool opens in Dubai

(CNN) — Dubai has turned breaking world records into something of an art form over the years, and the emirate now has yet another to add to its list. The world’s first and highest...

Musa Motha lost his leg to bone cancer. Now the South African dancer is inspiring with every move

Written by Michelle Cohan, CNN Growing up in an underdeveloped zone of Sebokeng, south of Johannesburg, South Africa, Musa Motha says his surroundings weren’t exactly idyllic. But he did have a dusty, make-shift soccer...

Ghana: How these companies going green could pay off for the country and the planet

Meanwhile, companies such as Trashy Bags Africa have already been focused on an eco-friendly business model. In a country that generates 1.1 million metric tons of plastic waste each year, the Accra-based company has...

Blinken warns war-torn Ethiopia is on ‘path to destruction,’ calls on Abiy to step up to end conflict

Speaking to CNN in Abuja, Nigeria on the sidelines of his tour through Africa, Blinken said “it is imperative that the fighting stops, and the talking starts” and reiterated his call for a long-term...

Israel’s Netanyahu faces key witness in corruption trial | Benjamin Netanyahu News

Ex-media adviser Nir Hefetz is expected to deliver damning testimony in the trial of former PM Benjamin Netanyahu. A key prosecution witness has begun testifying in the trial of former Israeli prime minister Benjamin...

Davido, Nigerian musician, says he will give $600,000 to charity after online appeal

“If u know I’ve given you a hit song .. send me money,” the singer wrote on Twitter earlier this week. Known for his songs “Dami Duro” and “Fall,” Davido has been one of...

Alpine country goes back into lockdown, suspending tourism as the holiday season starts

(CNN) — Austria has introduced unprecedented new Covid measures, Ireland’s under a midnight curfew, but India has reopened to vaccinated tourists. Here are some of the biggest developments in travel this week: It’s beginning...