Egypt to lift Covid restrictions from June 1

Egypt will lift restrictions put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus from Tuesday. Restaurants…

ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months

West African leaders have suspended Mali from their regional bloc in response to last week’s coup…

Ghana president defends crackdown on illegal mining

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo Addo has told off owners of mining equipment that were burnt down…

Argentina battles health and economic crises as COVID cases soar

The streets of Buenos Aires belong to people like Gabriel Martinez these days, as he searches…

Iran bans crypto mining after summer power cuts strike early

Iran has banned all cryptocurrency mining for the next four months as widespread power outages stir…

Covid: Biden orders intelligence report on virus origin

US President Joe Biden has ordered intelligence agencies to investigate the emergence of Covid-19, amid growing…

Kenya to get Covid vaccines from South Sudan

Kenya will receive 72,000 of Covid-19 vaccines from the Covax facility this week. The vaccines were…

Zuma’s corruption trial set to start after delays

The corruption trial of the former South African President Jacob Zuma is due to begin on…

India reports lowest rise in daily COVID cases since April 14

India has reported 196,427 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours, its lowest daily rise…

UN calls for immediate release of Mali President Bah Ndaw

The UN mission in Mali has demanded an immediate release of President Bah Ndaw and PM…