Cuban embassy in Washington struck by gunfire, suspect arrested
Police arrested the suspect, identified as 42-year-old Alexander Alazo of Aubrey, Texas. No one was injured.
South Africa's Zuma returns from medical trip to Cuba
South Africa's graft-accused former president Jacob Zuma returned home on Saturday after a month-long trip to Cuba for medical treatment and declared he was not afraid of prison
UN assembly condemns US embargo on Cuba, for 28th time
The UN General Assembly condemned the nearly 60-year-old US embargo on Cuba Thursday for the 28th year in a row, calling for an end to it by a vote of 187 to three.
Nigeria relay teams fumble in Doha
Team Nigeria’s poor run at the on-going 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha continued yesterday, as the relay teams failed to advance beyond the first round.
Cuba decries US Castro ban at United Nations
Cuba slammed the United States at the United Nations Saturday for barring former president Raul Castro and his family from entering the country. Washington announced travel sanctions on Thursday that made Castro -- brother of late revolutionary leader Fidel Castro -- and his relatives ineligible for travel to America.
Labour, Falana seek end to economic blockage of Cuba
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and human right lawyer, Femi Falana have urged the United States of America to lift the economic sanction imposed on Cuba. Speaking in Abuja during the opening session of the 6th Cuba-Africa regional meeting and conference, President of NLC, Ayuba Wabba said the...
Boeing plane skids into Florida river in crash-landing, no fatalities
A Boeing 737 skidded off a runway into a river after crash-landing during a lightning storm in Florida on Friday, officials said, with terrified passengers all safely evacuated to shore from the stricken jet's wings. The plane carrying 143 people including crew from Guantanamo Bay in Cuba slammed into shallow water next to a naval…
Trump ramps up pressure on Cuba in Latin America offensive
President Donald Trump on Wednesday ramped up pressure on Cuba with new restrictions on US travel and remittances and a green light to lawsuits over seized property as he vowed to rid Latin America of leftists.