Daily Archives: May 20, 2019

WHO Chief Pitches Universal Health Coverage

GENEVA In opening this year’s World Health Assembly, WHO General-Director Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stressed the importance of universal health coverage as an essential component in the quest for a healthier, safer, fairer world. Nearly 4,000 …

WHO Chief Pitches Universal Health Coverage

GENEVA In opening this year’s World Health Assembly, WHO General-Director Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stressed the importance of universal health coverage as an essential component in the quest for a healthier, safer, fairer world. Nearly 4,000 …

Zuma Seeks Dismissal Of Corruption Charges

Former South African president Jacob Zuma is in court Monday, fighting to have corruption charges against him dismissed.

The charges, stemming from a 1990s arms deal, were dropped a decade ago, shortly before Zuma became …

California Man Arrested for Illegal Arms Deal to Nigeria

A California man has been arrested for illegally brokering the sale of military-grade weapons to the Nigerian government.

Ara Dolarian, 58, was arrested last week in the central California city of Fresno.

The U.S. attorney’s …

Malawi Election Campaigning Closes

BLANTYRE Campaigning has ended for Malawi’s tightly contested May 21 elections for president, lawmakers, and local leaders. As political parties ready for Tuesday’s polls, Malawi’s Vice President Saulos Chilima, who is challenging President Peter Mutharika, …