US States Told To Be Ready For Vaccine Distribution By November 1

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has told states to get…

Coronavirus Cases In Africa Approach 1.2 Million

Coronavirus cases in Africa are now close to 1.2 million and the…

Military Junta In Mali Seeks 3 Year Mandate

The military government that seized power in Mali wants a military-led transitional…

COVID-19: South African Students Resume Classes

South Africa’s students in all grades resume classes on Monday after weeks…

Mali President Forced To Resign As Mutinous Military Assume Power

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita resigned late on Tuesday, hours after mutinying…

Africa Hits One Million Coronavirus Cases

More than a million people across Africa have now been confirmed to…

Coronavirus: France Records Two-Month High In Cases

France has recorded its highest number of daily coronavirus infections in more…

Lebanese President Declares Two-Week State Of Emergency Following Beirut’s Explosion

Lebanese President Michel Aoun called for an emergency cabinet meeting on Wednesday…

Australia Sees Record Daily Case Rise As Global Infections Pass 17 Million

Australia has reported a record rise in coronavirus infections and deaths, with the…

India’s Hetero Wins Approval To Launch COVID-19 Drug Favipiravir

India’s Hetero Labs Ltd said it received local regulatory approval to launch…

Russia’s Coronavirus Cases Surpass 820,000

Russia has reported 5,395 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its nationwide…

SA Closes State Schools As Coronavirus Cases Rise

State schools in South Africa will close for four weeks from Monday…

Ethiopia, Egypt And Sudan Reach Initial Agreement Over Dam On Nile

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister said on Tuesday his country, Egypt, and Sudan reached…

Zimbabwe Declares Nationwide Curfew To Curb Virus

The President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has ordered security forces to enforce…

EU Leaders Agree On $860bn Joint-Debt Economic Relief Package

European Union leaders reached a deal on a massive stimulus plan for…

Coronavirus Vaccine: UK Government Signs Deals For 90 Million Doses

The UK government has signed deals for 90 million doses of promising…

COVID-19: Brazil Hits Two Million

Brazil has now tallied more than two million confirmed virus cases. It…

Coronavirus: Chinese Economy Bounces Back Into Growth

China’s economy grew 3.2% in the second quarter following a record slump.…

Mexico COVID-19 Deaths Surge To Fourth Highest In The World

Deaths in Mexico from the coronavirus pandemic have crossed 35,000, with the…

COVID-19: Hong Kong To Suspend All Schools Due To Spike In Cases

Hong Kong’s Education Bureau announced the suspension of all schools from Monday…