Former Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies aged 76

The former president of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who took office in an election held.

Thousands detained after Kazakhstan unrest

More than 5,000 people have been arrested in Kazakhstan over the riots that have shaken.

Zimbabwe Records Zero Covid-19 Deaths
New COVID-19 variant named ‘IHU’ discovered in France

A new coronavirus variant called ‘IHU’ has emerged in France amid the rapid surge of.

Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi speaks during the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 23, 2021. Spencer Platt/Pool via REUTERS
Botswana’s president in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

GABORONE (Reuters) – Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi is in mandatory self- isolation after testing positive.

Zimbabwe Records Zero Covid-19 Deaths
France 6th country with more than 10 million COVID infections

France reported 219,126 new confirmed coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period on Saturday, the fourth.

South Africa lifts curfew as it says COVID-19 fourth wave peaks

South Africa has lifted a midnight to 4 a.m. curfew on people’s movement with immediate.

UK Covid case numbers hit all time high at more than 189,000

There was another 189, 213 lab-confirmed Covid-19 cases recorded in the UK on Thursday, the Government said, another.

Vials with a sticker reading, "COVID-19 / Coronavirus vaccine / Injection only" and a medical syringe are seen in front of a displayed AstraZeneca logo in this illustration taken October 31, 2020.
COVID-19 cases surge around world, raising testing and quarantine fears

Daily COVID-19 infections have hit record highs in the United States, swathes of Europe and.

Desmond Tutu has died
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has died

One of South Africa’s most famous religious leader Archbishop Desmond Tutu, has died aged 90.

Australian states reinstate curbs as Omicron cases rise

Sydney – Australia’s two most populous states re-introduced Covid-19 curbs on Thursday as daily infections.