Zuma takes election battle cry to ANC’s heartland

May 19 (BBC/GNA) – South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma put on a show of strength in the historic township of Soweto as he…

Usyk beats Fury to become undisputed champion

May 19 (BBC/GNA) – Tyson Fury suffered a split-decision points defeat on a dramatic night in Saudi Arabia as Oleksandr Usyk became boxing’s first…

South Korea ready for maiden Korea-Africa Summit

By A. B. Kafui Kanyi Seoul (South Korea), May 18, GNA – Mr Jung Kihong, Government Representative for the 2024 Korea-Africa Summit, says Korea…

Experts find cardiometabolic risk signs in kids young as 3

Here is the food they say is linked May 17 (CNN/GNA) – The ultraprocessed foods your kids eat now may be putting them a…

North Korea rejects claim of arms trading with Russia

Seoul, May 17, (dpa/GNA) – The influential sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, Kim Yo Jong, has rejected accusations that her country is engaged in…

Spain denies port entry to ships carrying arms for Israel

Madrid, May 17, (dpa/GNA) – Spain’s left-wing government has begun to implement its new policy of refusing entry to Spanish harbours to cargo ships carrying weapons for Israel.…

Climate Change: Korea raising 30,000 young farmers in response to declining agricultural communities

By A. B. Kafui Kanyi Seoul (South Korea), May 17, GNA – South Korea is working towards raising some 30,000 young farmers by 2027.…

Dance videos of Modi, rival turn up AI heat in India election

New Delhi, May 16 (Reuters/GNA) – An AI video shows an ecstatic Narendra Modi sporting a trendy jacket and trousers, grooving on a stage…

Slovakia PM Robert Fico in stable but serious condition after shooting, doctors say

May 16 (BBC/GNA) – Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico is in a stable but serious condition after being shot several times on Wednesday, according…

Slovakian prime minister in life-threatening condition after being shot multiple times

May 15 (CNN/GNA) – Slovakia’s Prime Minister Robert Fico is hospitalized in a life-threatening condition Wednesday after he was shot multiple times in an assassination attempt.…

EU and NATO officials criticize Georgia ‘foreign agents’ law

Brussels, May 15, (dpa/GNA) – European Commission and NATO officials on Wednesday criticized Georgia’s adoption of a law requiring foreign-funded organizations to register as “foreign agents.” “The spirit and…

More than 130 arrested after second night of riots in New Caledonia

Bangkok, May 15, (dpa/GNA) – In France’s Pacific territory New Caledonia, more than 130 have been arrested as violent protests continued for a second night, the French…

Nigeria suspends cybersecurity levy after public uproar

May 15 (BBC/GNA) – Nigeria’s President Bola Tinubu has suspended a planned levy on electronic banking transactions following widespread public criticism of the scheme, Information…

China welcomes foreign firms to participate in government procurement

Beijing, May 15 (Xinhua/GNA) – China welcomes foreign-invested companies to participate in government procurement, Vice Commerce Minister Ling Ji said on Wednesday. The Chinese…

US Secretary of State Blinken makes unannounced visit to Kiev

Kiev, May 14, (dpa/GNA) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived unannounced on Tuesday for a visit to the Ukrainian capital Kiev. “Blinken arrived in Ukraine…

UN: Almost 450,000 people fled Rafah fighting in a week

Gaza/Tel Aviv, May 14, (dpa/GNA) – Almost 450,000 people left the city of Rafah in Gaza in the space of one week as hordes of displaced people try…

King Charles hands over military role to William

May 13 (BBC/GNA) – King Charles has handed over a prestigious role with the Army Air Corps to his son Prince William. “The great…

Melinda French Gates is resigning from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

New York, May 13 (CNN/GNA) — Melinda French Gates said Monday she would resign as co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation that she has…

Internet use linked to higher wellbeing, study suggests

London, May 13, (PA Media/dpa/GNA) – Using the internet may be good for your wellbeing, an international study has found. The findings suggest that despite popular concerns…

China, U.S. to hold first meeting of inter-governmental dialogue on AI

BEIJING, May 13 (Xinhua/GNA) – China and the United States will hold the first meeting of the inter-governmental dialogue on artificial intelligence (AI) in…