Thursday, November 15, 2018

Trump to UN : We will only give foreign aid to only “our friends”

President Trump said the US is “taking a hard look” at the foreign aid it sends to other countries and the financial support it...

World Audibly Laughs After Trump Claims His Administration Among Most Accomplished in US History...

Just seconds into his address to the United Nation General Assembly on Tuesday morning, laughter broke out among the venerated crowd of global leaders...

Trump Speech: What to expect from Donald Trump’s speech at the United Nations today

United States President Donald Trump will take aim at Iran over its nuclear program and ambitions in the Middle East in his second address...

Exploring Kofi Annan’s indelible mark left on Africa as he joins his ancestors

The first and only black African United Nations Secretary-General is no more, but his legacies in the continent are burgeoning and will never be...

Kofi Annan: a complicated legacy of impressive achievements, and some profound failures

By The Conversation Kofi Annan was the first UN employee to rise to the position of Secretary General but his tenure also had a darker...

Former Secretary-General Kofi Annan Arrives In Zimbabwe

Former Secretary-General Kofi Annan Arrives In Zimbabwe along with a team from ‘The Elders’ have arrived in Zimbabwe for a three-day trip to engage...

UN imposes South Sudan embargo

The UN Secuirity Council has imposed an arms embargo on South Sudan and sanctions on two militarity officials. Nine countries backed the US-drafted resolution. Russia,...

Deputy Secretary-General of the UN, Amina J Mohammed, crowned queen in Niger

It is not every day that someone gets crowned a queen for their leadership qualities. But, July 7 was such a day when the...

Record numbers displaced in Africa – UN

Nearly 69 million people who have fled wars, violence and persecution were forcibly displaced last year, says the UN's refugee agency. The UNHCR says the...

17m people left Africa in 2017 in search of greener pastures – UN report

A new report by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has said no fewer than 17 million Africans left the continent in...

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Will Smith‘s son Jaden Smith has come out as gay, and disclosed that he and rapper Tyler The Creator are dating. Tyler publicly came...

UN to lift sanctions on Eritrea

Diplomats at the United Nations say they expect the Security Council to vote unanimously later on Wednesday to lift the sanctions against Eritrea. It comes...

SA pink diamond fetches record price

A rare pink diamond has fetched 50.3m Swiss francs ($50m; £38.5m) at auction, a record price per carat. Pink Legacy, weighing in at just under...