• Fidel Castro’s ashes begin four-day journey across Cuba

    Fidel Castro’s ashes begin four-day journey across Cuba

    The ashes of Fidel Castro is on a four-day journey across Cuba to his final resting place, retracing the late communist leader’s revolution victory tour of 1959.

    The journey tagged “caravan of freedom”, will leave from Havana, while making symbolic stops along the 950-kilometer (590-mile) trek that will end in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba by the weekend.

    The trip follows two days of tributes in Havana where hundreds of thousands were encouraged by the government to view a picture […]

  • Donald Trump has threatened to “terminate” US diplomatic relationship with Cuba

    Donald Trump has threatened to “terminate” US diplomatic relationship with Cuba

    Donald Trump has threatened to “terminate” the diplomatic relationship with Cuba negotiated by President Barack Obama.

    In a tweet, the President-elect said: “If Cuba is unwilling to make a better deal for the Cuban people, the Cuban/American people and the US as a whole, I will terminate deal.”

    In another development, the President-elect is to meet retired general David Petraeus on Monday, as he reportedly considers him for the role of secretary of state.

    Mr Trump will also meet former Republican presidential nominee […]

  • Throwback Photo of late Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuwade and Fidel Castro in Cuba

    Throwback Photo of late Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuwade and Fidel Castro in Cuba

    The undated photo shows late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade receiving Fidel Castro in his hotel room in Cuba. The late Cuban despot died on Friday at age 90.

    The undated photo shows late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade receiving Fidel Castro in his hotel room in Cuba. The late Cuban despot died on Friday at age

  • Fidel Castro of Cuba, longtime revolutionary leader is dead

    Fidel Castro of Cuba, longtime revolutionary leader is dead

    Cuba’s former president and great leader of the Communist revolution, Fidel Castro has died aged 90, his brother, President Raul Castro has revealed.

    “The commander in chief of the Cuban revolution died at 22:29 hours this evening (03:29 GMT Saturday),” Raul Castro said.

    Fidel Castro ruled Cuba as a one-party state for almost 50 years before Raul took over in 2008.

    His supporters said he had given Cuba back to the people. But he was also accused of suppressing opposition.

    President Castro told the […]

  • HIV elimination: Lessons from Cuba

    HIV elimination: Lessons from Cuba

    IN 2014, Cuba officially became the first country in the world to eliminate the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mother to child. Cuba has gone down in history as the first in the world to be validated by the World Health Organization, WHO, for the elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis.

    Margaret Chan, Director General for the World Health Organisation, WHO, described the feat as one of the greatest public health achievements possible.

    A healthy family free of HIVA […]

  • Kim K steps out in eye-popping dress enjoying vacation in Cuba .. more photos

    Kim K steps out in eye-popping dress enjoying vacation in Cuba .. more photos

    The 35-year-old enjoyed another day in Havana with her husband Kanye West and their adorable daughter North. The rapper was in fine form as he flashed a rare smile while handing his soon-to-be three-year-old daughter to Kim as they prepared to embark in a vintage convertible from their hotel. See more photos below:

    North, dressed in a cheetah print summer dress was positively giddy as the family made a scene […]

  • The Kardashians smoking cigars, getting their first glimpse in Cuba… more photos

    The Kardashians smoking cigars, getting their first glimpse in Cuba… more photos

    Finally the travel ban has been lifted and now Cuba is getting its first glimpse of the Kardashians. The celebrity sisters are filming season 13 of their reality TV show after first spending time in Miami. The Ladies are seen smoking out Cigar. See more photos detailed below:

    It seems to be really challenging to keep up with the Kardashians. The family leaves their fans in the dust again as they jet off to Cuba this week to film heir reality […]