31 Dec '16, 9am

Top World News in 2016: As we near the end of the year, it is the time we recap the major news that occurred during…

As we near the end of the year, it is the time we recap the major news that occurred during this period. It is probably not a very good year. We started with Zika, and ended with President Barrack Obama leaving the White House (bad to worse). But of course, there are some moments in 2016 that are worth rejoicing about – or at least there is ONE! February: Zika Virus Epidemic The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared Zika Virus outbreak as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern after it started spreading like wildfire in Latin America, America, Europe and parts of Asia. It was a huge concern because pregnant mothers infected with the virus would give birth to deformed babies. It has resulted in Governments in several countries advising its citizens to delay their intention to have a child and also advise their people not to travel to …

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