TEDROS Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia will be the next director general of the World Health Organisation.
SOUTH Africa’s Western Cape province has declared a drought disaster as it faces its worst water shortage in 113 years.
JAPANESE player Junn Mitsuhashi has been banned for life following an investigation into match-fixing, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) announced on Tuesday.
A DEVASTATED Usain Bolt was filmed helping dig the grave for his friend and fellow athlete Germaine Mason in Portland.
PRESIDENT Macron has unveiled a gender-balanced cabinet in accordance with an earlier pledge, with 11 of 22 new ministerial posts taken by women.
Minister of Land, Environment and Rural Development, Celso Correia, has confirmed that the 150,000 cubic metres of wood seized so far in “Operation Trunk”, in the north and centre of Mozambique, will be sold to the highest bidder at public auction.
Anthony Joshua’s world title bout with Wladimir Klitschko comes at the “perfect time”, says former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis.
Real Madrid kept their La Liga title challenge on track with an emphatic victory over Deportivo la Coruna.
Tottenham kept up the pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea as Christian Eriksen’s superb long-range strike secured a hard-fought victory at Crystal Palace.