Category: Politics

Ghana, Ivory Coast receive world’s first free COVAX jabs

Published by on March 26, 2021
Categories: Africa Blog Business Ghana News Politics

Ghana and its West African neighbour Ivory Coast on Monday became the world’s first states to administer vaccines from COVAX, a global scheme to procure free coronavirus jabs for poorer countries. Rich countries have surged ahead with inoculating their population, while many poorer countries are still awaiting their first vaccine doses. President Nana Akufo-Addo of […]

Duncan Hunter says he’ll resign after holidays following guilty plea over misusing campaign funds

Published by on December 7, 2019
Categories: News Politics World

(CNN)Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter of California announced on Friday that he’ll resign from Congress following the holiday season, news that comes after the congressman pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations.”Shortly after the Holidays I will resign from Congress,” Hunter said in a statement Friday. “It has been an honor to serve the people of California’s 50th […]

Appeals court says banks must turn over Trump financial records to House Democrats

Published by on December 7, 2019
Categories: News Politics World

In this case, Trump sued to block a subpoena to Deutsche Bank and Capital One seeking financial records for Trump, his family and his business. A lower court judge denied Trump’s request for a preliminary injunction and Trump appealed the ruling.Trump’s personal lawyer, Jay Sekulow, suggested the next step will be an appeal to the […]