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no responses. May 31, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

U.S. Braces For 6th Night Of Mass Protests As Police Turn More Aggressive


U.S. Braces For 6th Night Of Mass Protests As Police Turn More Aggressive

Government officials, law enforcement officers and protesters in cities across the United States are preparing for a sixth night of mass demonstrations after George Floyd, a […]

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no responses. May 30, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

George Floyd killing: Protests And Clashes Across US Despite Police Murder Charge


George Floyd killing: Protests And Clashes Across US Despite Police Murder Charge

Protests and clashes have flared overnight in cities across the US over the killing of a black American man at the hands of police officers in […]

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no responses. May 30, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

José Castro Cautions Against US Withdrawal From WHO


José Castro Cautions Against US Withdrawal From WHO

Statement from José Luis Castro, President and CEO, Vital Strategies, on President Trump’s announcing U.S. withdrawal from the World Health Organization: “This global emergency is far […]

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no responses. May 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

George Floyd: UN Chief Condemns Killing, Wants US To Take ‘Serious Action’


George Floyd: UN Chief Condemns Killing, Wants US To Take ‘Serious Action’

US must take ‘Serious Action’ to halt police killings of unarmed African Americans The UN human rights chief on Thursday condemned the killing of 46-year-old George […]

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no responses. May 28, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

China’s Parliament Backs Hong Kong Security Bill


China’s Parliament Backs Hong Kong Security Bill

Report says China’s parliament has backed a new security law for Hong Kong which would make it a crime to undermine Beijing’s authority in the territory. […]

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Hong Kong

no responses. May 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Protesters Decry China’s Security Law


Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Protesters Decry China’s Security Law

Thousands take to streets amid coronavirus-related restrictions to protest against proposed new national security law. Hong Kong police have fired volleys of tear gas at demonstrators […]

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Benjamin Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins In Israel

no responses. May 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Benjamin Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins In Israel


Benjamin Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins In Israel

The Israeli public is seeing its prime minister in the dock for the first time as Benjamin Netanyahu’s long-awaited corruption trial begins. The case against him […]

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres

no responses. May 22, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN Launches New Initiative To Fight Misinformation


COVID-19: UN Launches New Initiative To Fight Misinformation

A new UN initiative aims to push back against the tide of lies and hate that has risen in tandem with the COVID-19 pandemic, by empowering […]

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COVID-19: UN ,African Commission Seek Urgent Measures To Mitigate Ripple Effects On Most Vulnerable

no responses. May 21, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN ,African Commission Seek Urgent Measures To Mitigate Ripple Effects On Most Vulnerable


COVID-19: UN ,African Commission Seek Urgent Measures To Mitigate Ripple Effects On Most Vulnerable

Tens of millions of people in Africa could become destitute as a result of COVID-19 and its catastrophic impact on fragile economies and health systems across […]

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no responses. May 20, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Afghan Maternity Ward Attack: The Newborn Baby Who Survived Two Gunshots


Afghan Maternity Ward Attack: The Newborn Baby Who Survived Two Gunshots

Reports say, Amina was one of the youngest survivors of an attack on an Afghan hospital. Twenty-four people, including 16 mothers, were killed when gunmen opened […]

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COVID-19: Spain Seeks To Extend Lockdown Fifth Time Even As Deaths Fall

no responses. May 20, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Spain Seeks To Extend Lockdown Fifth Time Even As Deaths Fall


COVID-19: Spain Seeks To Extend Lockdown Fifth Time Even As Deaths Fall

The daily death toll has been below 100 for three consecutive days Spain’s government on Tuesday said it would seek parliament’s approval to extend the country’s […]

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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. May 15, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: The Union Endorses 2 Novel Devices Developed By University Of Michigan


COVID-19: The Union Endorses 2 Novel Devices Developed By University Of Michigan

Negative pressure helmet and tent devices developed by the University of Michigan could transform COVID-19 patient treatment and protect health care workers The International Union Against […]

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no responses. May 13, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Afghan attack: US Secretary Of State Condemns Shooting At Kabul Maternity Ward


Afghan attack: US Secretary Of State Condemns Shooting At Kabul Maternity Ward

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has condemned a militant attack on a maternity ward in Kabul, Afghanistan. Two babies and 12 mothers and nurses were […]

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COVID-19: Daily Death Rate Could Increase By 6,000 For Under-five Children- UNICEF

no responses. May 13, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Daily Death Rate Could Increase By 6,000 For Under-five Children- UNICEF Warns


COVID-19: Daily Death Rate Could Increase By 6,000 For Under-five Children- UNICEF Warns

COVID-19 pandemic ‘quickly becoming a child rights crisis’: Daily death rate could spike by 6,000 for under-fives As the coronavirus outbreak enters its fifth month, the […]

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UN officials call for release of detained Palestinian children amid pandemic

no responses. May 12, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN Officials Seek Release Of Detained Palestinian Children Amid Pandemic


COVID-19: UN Officials Seek Release Of Detained Palestinian Children Amid Pandemic

Three senior United Nations officials in the Middle East are calling for the release of Palestinian children from Israeli-run prisons and detentions centres, saying they are […]

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no responses. May 11, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Iran Missile Kills 19 Sailors In Training Exercise


Iran Missile Kills 19 Sailors In Training Exercise

Reports says, as many as 19 Iranian sailors are dead and at least 15 injured after a rocket fired during a training exercise in the Gulf […]

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VE Day 2020: 10 Foreign Ministers Pay Tribute To Victims And Soldiers

no responses. May 9, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

VE Day 2020: 10 Foreign Ministers Pay Tribute To Victims And Soldiers


VE Day 2020: 10 Foreign Ministers Pay Tribute To Victims And Soldiers

Statement by the Foreign Ministers of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and the United States on the 75th anniversary of […]

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no responses. May 8, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Coronavirus: Nine Die In Hungary After Being Ejected From Hospital To Free Space For COVID-19


Coronavirus: Nine Die In Hungary After Being Ejected From Hospital To Free Space For COVID-19

Hungary’s government defended its policy forcing hospitals to free up beds to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic after rights groups said that several patients with chronic […]

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COVID-19: UN and partners launch $6.7 billion appeal for vulnerable countries

no responses. May 7, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN And Partners Launch $6.7 Billion Appeal For Vulnerable Countries


COVID-19: UN And Partners Launch $6.7 Billion Appeal For Vulnerable Countries

Humanitarians are seeking nearly $7 billion to protect millions of lives and halt the spread of COVID-19 in more than 60 of the world’s most fragile […]

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no responses. May 4, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: WHO Finally Supports Scientifically-proven Traditional Medicine


COVID-19: WHO Finally Supports Scientifically-proven Traditional Medicine

The World Health Organization (WHO) has embraced innovations around the world including repurposing drugs, traditional medicines and developing new therapies in the search for potential treatments […]

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