Monday, August 15, 2022

Robert Harward turns down Trump’s national security adviser offer

US President Donald Trump's choice for National Security Adviser has turned down the job offer. Retired Vice-Admiral Robert Harward was widely tipped for the post after Mr Trump fired Michael Flynn on Monday. A White House...

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI in Ghana for two-day state visit

His Majesty King Mohammed VI of the Kingdom of Morocco, has arrived in Ghana for a two-day state visit. King Mohammed VI arrived at the Kotoka International Airport at 5pm today Thursday, February 16 2017,...

Thousands return to Iraq’s Mosul as fighting continues

More than 46,000 people who fled Iraq's Mosul as fighting raged have returned to the eastern part of the city over the past two weeks in an attempt to restart their lives. US-backed Iraqi government forces say...

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI visits Ghana today

His Majesty King Mohammed VI, of the Kingdom of Morocco, is expected to visit Ghana today. An earlier trip to Ghana in January was postponed. He is expected to arrive at the Kotoka International Airport...

Trump hits back at US media reports on Russia contacts

President Donald Trump has lashed out at the US intelligence community and media after new reports of contacts between members of his team and Russia. Mr Trump accused the National Security Agency (NSA) and FBI...

Guinea bans beauty pageants after skimpy outfits cause outrage

Guinea's government has temporarily banned beauty pageants after the skimpy outfits in the swimwear section caused outrage, reports BBC Afrique. The competitors paraded in front of the Prime Minister Mamady Youla in bikinis on Saturday,...

North Korean leader’s half-brother Kim Jong-nam ‘killed in Malaysia’

The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, South Korean and Malaysian sources say. Kim Jong-nam, 45, is said to have been targeted at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, the...

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson visits Ghana

The British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will visit Ghana today as part of a two-day visit that will also see him visit The Gambia. Mr. Johnson said: “I’m delighted to be the first Foreign Secretary...

Trump’s national security advisor Michael Flynn quits

Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has resigned over his contacts with Russia, the White House has announced. Mr Flynn is alleged to have discussed US sanctions with the Russian ambassador before Mr Trump...

France avalanche: Four killed at Tignes ski resort

At least four people have died in an avalanche at the ski resort of Tignes in south-eastern France, rescuers say. The group was buried after the wall of snow swept through an off-piste area, police...

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