The biggest world stories of the week

You may have had no time to keep an eye on the things happening around the world this week, but its still not late. Here are some of the biggest things that happened around the world throughout this week:

CEO DanielZhang to succeed JackMa as chairman of Alibaba Group.




Tanzania: Women with false eyelashes and false finger nails to not enter the legislative house, stated by the speaker of parliament Job Ndugai.





The United States remembers the 17th year after the September 11 attack that took nearly 3,000 people killed when hijacked jetliners crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and field in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001.





Rwanda to host the 2nd annual Youth Connect Summit, themed “Conneckting Youth for Continental Transformation”, the summit will take place at the Kigali Convention Center from October 8th to 10th, 2018.






Burundi declares 3 UN experts “ Persona non-grata”.





Former UN secratary Koffi Annan laid to rest in his native Ghana.





Burundis Lake Tanganyika turns green, experts explain the “natural phenomenon”.





The Central Bank of Kenya CBK fines 5 top banks in Kenya an amount of US$3.92M after Reports stated that the banks were involved in Handling stolen money amounting to US$35M from the National Youth Service (NYS).






Samsung’s Opera House store opens in India, being the largest mobile experience and retail store in the world.





Apple unveils 3 new Iphones, the XS, XS MAX,and XR.




East Africa reported to have the strongest growing economy  on the African continent.





ZIMBABWE: the defeated Nelson Machisa plans a “mock inauguration” this Saturday.






Sudan: President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Reik Machar sign a peace agreement.

President Uhuru Kenyatta commissions the Kenyan police a new uniform.








After about 20 years, the Ethiopia and Eritrea border officially reopened again. Both countries withdraw troops and the border is opened to cross in the presence of Prime minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afwerki.

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