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US Navy honours Nigerian man, Lt Victor Agunbiade for accountability

The United States Navy has commended a Nigerian man identified as Lieutenant Victor Agunbiade for managing it’s largest overseas cash disbursement office well. Lieutenant Agunbiade was awarded the Navy and Marin Corp Development Medal for his exemplary accountability. According to the US Navy, Agunbiade effectively managed its largest cash disbursing office handling 45 million dollars…

China offers $1 billion loan to Latin America and the Caribbean for access to its COVID-19 vaccine

China has announced a $1 billion loan to Latin America and the Caribbean for access to it’s Covid-19 vaccine. The announcement was made during a virtual gathering between Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Latin American counterparts on Thursday (Chinese time), according to a statement released by the Mexican Foreign Affairs Ministry. The virtual…

Powerful 7.8 earthquake hits Alaska isles

A powerful 7.8 earthquake has struck off Alaska’s southwest coast. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 7.8 magnitude quake struck Tuesday at about 11:12 p.m. PST. It had a depth of 6 miles (9.6 kilometers) and was centered 60 miles (96 kilometers) south-southeast of Perryville, Alaska. A tsunami warning was issued for South Alaska,…

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