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ICYMI: UK to withdraw tax-free shopping for travellers from January 2021

    ICYMI: UK to withdraw tax-free shopping for travellers from January 2021

The United Kingdom says tourists will no longer enjoy tax-free shopping from January 1, 2021. The UK treasury said the scheme has been a “costly relief that does not benefit

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Yoshihide Suga replaces Abe, becomes Japan’s 99th prime minister

    Yoshihide Suga replaces Abe, becomes Japan’s 99th prime minister

The Japanese parliament, on Wednesday, confirmed Yoshihide Suga, ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) leader, as the country’s 99th prime minister. In late August, Shinzo Abe, his predecessor, announced that he

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‘He was everything I try to be’ — Bill Gates mourns as father dies at 94

    ‘He was everything I try to be’ — Bill Gates mourns as father dies at 94

William Henry Gates, father of Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft, is dead. Bill Gates announced that his father died on Monday in a tribute he wrote in his (William’s) honour.

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COVID-19: Venezuelan schools to remain closed till 2021

    COVID-19: Venezuelan schools to remain closed till 2021

Nicolás Maduro, president of Venezuela, says schools will not reopen until 2021 at the earliest. Like most countries, Venezuela shut down its schools in March after it recorded its first

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EXTRA: Woman jailed for cutting own hand in €1m insurance fraud

    EXTRA: Woman jailed for cutting own hand in €1m insurance fraud

Julija Adlesic, a Slovenian woman, has been sentenced to two years in prison for deliberately cutting off her hand in

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Navid Afkari, Iranian champion wrestler, executed despite global outcry

    Navid Afkari, Iranian champion wrestler, executed despite global outcry

Navid Afkari, Iranian champion wrestler, has been executed after being convicted of stabbing a security guard to death during anti-government

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Report: South Africa risks becoming a failed state by 2030

    Report: South Africa risks becoming a failed state by 2030

South Africa risks becoming a failed state in the next 10 years, according to a report by Eunomix Business &

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COVID 19: ECOWAS endorses guidelines for movement across borders

    COVID 19: ECOWAS endorses guidelines for movement across borders

The Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) has endorsed a unified guideline for movement across borders within the sub-region.

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UK minister under scrutiny for attacking Nigeria over P&ID arbitration

    UK minister under scrutiny for attacking Nigeria over P&ID arbitration

Priti Patel, United Kingdom’s secretary of state for the home department, has come under scrutiny over her comments on the

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Trump nominated for Nobel peace prize amid racial tension in US

    Trump nominated for Nobel peace prize amid racial tension in US

US President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel peace prize. According to Fox News on Wednesday, Christian

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