NEWS

Top News Headlines Around The World

China To Provide Additional 10 million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses To Kenya

Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Thursday announced that China will provide another 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Kenya, saying China will continue to stand firmly with its brothers and sisters in Africa to defeat the pandemic.

Wang made the remarks during a joint press conference with Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Raychelle Omamo in Kenya’s port city Mombasa. Kenya is the second stop of Wang’s three-nation tour in Africa.

Read more at — News.cgtn.com

Kazakhstan Unrest: From Russia To US, The World Reacts

Bloody protests have drawn the attention of regional powers Russia and China, as well as Western capitals.

Unrest in Kazakhstan has attracted the attention of the wider region, including neighboring Russia and China, as well as Western powers, as protests turn deadly.

Read more at — Aljazeera.com

Biden Appeals To US, World On Anniversary Of Capitol Attack

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden, joined by Vice President Kamala Harris, made an impassioned appeal to Americans and defended the values of democracy on the first anniversary of the stunning insurrection attempt that Biden said tested the nation’s identity.

Read more at — Voanews.com

Chief Currie Defies Police Orders, Says Maroon Festival Will Go On As Planned

KINGSTON, Jamaica —Just hours after police warned the public not to attend the Maroon Festival in St Elizabeth on Thursday as it would be in breach of the Disaster Risk Management Act, Colonel Richard Currie has announced that the event will go on as planned.

The announcement was made on his Instagram account this morning where he invited maroons to continue their spiritual and traditional ceremonies as their ancestors did.

Read more at — Jamaica observer.com

Readers Bureau

Edited by Jesus Chan

Do you want to add feedback to this story?

Please add a comment in the box below or send an email to info@thereadersbureau.com,  Call us at 201-500-7715