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LOSS: Malawi To Destroy 16,000 Expired Covid 19 Vaccines

LOSS: Malawi To Destroy 16,000 Expired Covid 19 Vaccines

By Our Reporter MALAWI- SHIFTMEDIA- A total of 16 000 expired Covid-19 vaccines will be destroyed in Malawi, a health official said on Wednesday. This comes amidst calls from the World Health Organisation (WHO) stopping African…

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HIT: Oxygen Shortage Hits India As Covid 19 Deaths Rise

HIT: Oxygen Shortage Hits India As Covid 19 Deaths Rise

DEHLI- SHIFTMEDIA- The situation in India’s capital Delhi can only be described as “pathetic” at the moment. With the surge in Covid 19 cases worrying and threatening the health facility, it can only get worse…

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BREAKING; Newly Elected Chadian Longest Serving President Dies

BREAKING; Newly Elected Chadian Longest Serving President Dies

By AFP. N’Jamenda- SHIFTMEDIA- Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno, who has been in power for 30 years, died on April 20, 2021, from injuries sustained while commanding his army in fighting against rebels in the…

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DEAD: Largest Ponzi Scheme Mastermind Madoff Bernie Dies In Prison Aged 82

DEAD: Largest Ponzi Scheme Mastermind Madoff Bernie Dies In Prison Aged 82

By AFP NEW YORK- SHIFTMEDIA- He was the mastermind of the largest financial scam in history. Bernie Madoff died in a US prison aged 82 on Wednesday afp reported. Madoff had been suffering from chronic kidney…

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HOT PURSUIT: Former Portuguese Prime Minister Sócrates To Stand Trial For Money Laundering

HOT PURSUIT: Former Portuguese Prime Minister Sócrates To Stand Trial For Money Laundering

LISBON-SHIFTMEDIA- A Portuguese court has cleared the way for former prime minister José Sócrates to stand trial for money laundering and falsifying documents, but cleared him of corruption charges in the years-long case. Sócrates is…

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TIGHT: Saudi Says Only Immunised Pilgrims To Access Mecca

TIGHT: Saudi Says Only Immunised Pilgrims To Access Mecca

By Our Reporter RIYAD-SHIFTMEDIA- Saudi Arabia authorities said Monday only people immunized against Covid-19 will be allowed to perform the year-round umrah pilgrimage from the start of Ramadan, the holy fasting month for Muslims. The…

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HORROWING: Disease Stalks Villages, As Lesotho Sells Water To South Africa

HORROWING: Disease Stalks Villages, As Lesotho Sells Water To South Africa

MASERU-SHIFTMEDIA- Communities living within sight of Lesotho’s two biggest dams endure a daily struggle to access safe water because the “white gold” they can see, but cannot reach, is destined for neighbouring South Africa. The…

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REDLINE: Egypt Warns Against Touching Nile Water

REDLINE: Egypt Warns Against Touching Nile Water

ISMAILIA, Egypt-SHIFTMEDIA- Egypt’s president said Tuesday his country’s share of the Nile River’s waters are “untouchable” in a stark warning apparently to Ethiopia, which is building a giant dam on the Nile’s main tributary. The…

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NO BEER: South Africa Bans Liquor Sales During Easter Holidays

NO BEER: South Africa Bans Liquor Sales During Easter Holidays

By SMN Reporter JOHANNESBURG-SHIFTMEDIA- South Africans will not enjoy beer during the forthcoming Easter Holidays after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that off-site liquor sales would be banned from Good Friday until next Monday (Family Day). Ramaphosa…

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DEAD: Former Madagascar President Ratsiraka Passes On Aged 84

DEAD: Former Madagascar President Ratsiraka Passes On Aged 84

By SMN REPORTER MADAGASCAR-SHIFTMEDIA- A sombre mood hangs in Antananarivo following the demise of former President Didier Ratsiraka. Ratsiraka, a naval officer nicknamed the “Red Admiral” for his socialist policies, died on Sunday morning aged 84,…

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