TikTok says US threatens ban if Chinese owners don't sell stakes
Any U.S. ban would face significant legal hurdles and potential political ramifications, since TikTok is popular with millions of young Americans.
By Reuters Mar. 16, 2023
Biden, EU spoil Mnangagwa’s party
The EU said it was extending the arms embargo against the Zimbabwe Defence Industries because it was worried about increased repression and introduction of draconian laws.
By Priviledge Gumbodete Mar. 5, 2023
‘Mnangagwa complicates Zim situation over US sanctions’
He said authorities’ actions had also triggered politically motivated violence and intimidation, while economic instability had deepened.
By Sydney Kawadza Mar. 3, 2023
Biden to meet eastern flank NATO leaders amid Russia worries
President Joe Biden is wrapping up his whirlwind, four-day visit to Poland and Ukraine by reassuring eastern flank NATO allies that his administration is highly attuned to the looming threats.
By AP news Feb. 22, 2023
Spain to extradite British suspect to US over Twitter hack
A Spanish court has approved the extradition to the US of a British man suspected of hacking the Twitter accounts of celebrities.
By BBC News Feb. 22, 2023
US Senator requests hearing on national security concerns about TikTok
TikTok, whose parent company, ByteDance has been banned from electronic devices managed by the US House of Representatives, according to an internal notice sent to House staff.
By CNN Jan. 17, 2023
Pope Benedict XVI: Lying in state at the Vatican begins
The Vatican released pictures of the body on Sunday, dressed in red papal mourning robes and wearing a gold-trimmed mitre.
By BBC News Jan. 2, 2023
Open letter to African rulers
Every year, your masters new and old treat you to pageant and hoo-has full of empty promises and photo-ops in their capitals.
By Nkwazi Mhango Dec. 28, 2022
Leaders depart for US-Africa summit in Washington
African leaders are heading to Washington ahead of the US-Africa summit that will be hosted by President Joe Biden.
By BBC News Dec. 12, 2022