Wealthy Nations Inject Trillions Into Global Economy

Wealthy Nations Inject Trillions Into Global Economy

Leaders of the G20 countries have promised they’ll do whatever it takes to minimise the damage from the coronavirus pandemic, saying $5 trillion (£4.1tn) is being injected into the global economy. In a statement following a virtual summit, they also promised robust support for vulnerable nations, particularly in Africa, and to boost access to medical […]

Coronavirus: California Issues State-Wide ‘Stay at Home’ Order

Coronavirus: California Issues State-Wide ‘Stay at Home’ Order

California has issued a “stay at home” order to residents as it tries to stem the march of the coronavirus across the most populous US state. Governor Gavin Newsom told Californians they should only leave their homes when necessary during the pandemic. He earlier estimated more than half of the 40 million people in his […]

Vikram Fails To Show Up In Court Again!

  Lusaka, Zambia– Vikram Investment Chairperson Panyam-Reddy Vikram has continued making himself unavailable for the Zambian court proceedings, yesterday, Monday 15th March 2020 claiming that his flight via South Africa was cancelled off due to Coronavirus that has hit most of the countries. This is in a case where Poornamar(1st accused) and Vikram(2nd accused) have […]

TOO MANY ROAD ACCIDENTS IN ZAMBIA.

*Press statement for immediate release* 7th March 2020     Fellow citizens, The nation in general and the Copperbelt in particular in the past few weeks has witnessed horrifying traffic accidents in which precious lives of travellers have been needlessly lost. Just yesterday, dozens of lives were lost in a horrible road accident involving a […]

Iran frees 54,000 prisoners to combat coronavirus spread

Iran frees 54,000 prisoners to combat coronavirus spread

Iran has temporarily released more than 54,000 prisoners in an effort to combat the spread of the new coronavirus disease in crowded jails. Judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Esmaili told reporters the inmates were allowed out of prison after testing negative for Covid-19 and posting bail. “Security prisoners” sentenced to more than five years will not be […]

Italy Reports 50% Increase In Confirmed Corona Virus Cases

Italy Reports 50% Increase In Confirmed Corona Virus Cases

(CNN)Italy reported a 50% increase in coronavirus cases Sunday, as the US further restricted travel and the famed La Scala opera house closed. Italy’s Civil Protection Authority reported the country now has 1,694 confirmed coronavirus cases, up from 1,128 confirmed cases on Saturday. Thirty-four people have died. Italy has the most coronavirus cases of any […]

Pregnant Secretary of Pope Francis Found Dead In Her Rome Apartment

Pregnant Secretary of Pope Francis Found Dead In Her Rome Apartment

The Pope’s pregnant receptionist has been found dead in her apartment on the outskirts of the city. Miriam Wuolou, a 34-year-old of Eritrean origin, was seven-months pregnant when her body was discovered. She had worked at Pope Francis’ home and a priests’ guesthouse called Santa Marta for years. The Italian press reports she worked as […]

Coronavirus: North Korea Quarantines Foreigners Amid Fears

Coronavirus: North Korea Quarantines Foreigners Amid Fears

North Korea has quarantined 380 foreigners in a bid to stop the coronavirus from breaking out. The foreigners are mostly diplomats stationed in the capital Pyongyang, said news agency Yonhap, quoting the Korean Central Broadcasting Station. Around 200 foreigners had already been confined to their compounds for the past 30 days – but as that […]

Trump Aquitted By Senate In Impeachment Trial

Trump Aquitted By Senate In Impeachment Trial

President Donald Trump has been cleared in his impeachment trial, ending a congressional bid to oust him from office that bitterly divided the US. The Senate, run by the president’s fellow Republicans, voted to acquit him 52-48 on charges of abuse of power and 53-47 on obstruction of Congress. Democrats charged Mr Trump in December […]

Fourth Person Dies From New Virus In China

Fourth Person Dies From New Virus In China

A fourth person in China has died from a new virus that has spread rapidly across the country, as authorities confirmed that it can be passed from person-to-person. A 89-year-old man was the latest victim of the new strain of coronavirus, which causes a type of pneumonia. A coronavirus is a kind of common virus […]