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Zambia to withdraw unlicensed COVID-19 medicines

The Zambian government on Monday called on the country's medicines regulator to withdraw all unlicensed medicines being used in the treatment of COVID-19. Minister of...

UNHCR discloses funding gap to meet needs of refugees, IDPs in...

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Monday disclosed it only received 39 percent of the 385.1 million U.S. dollars it needs...

UN chief calls for protection of civilians as violence spikes in...

The United Nations Secretary-General has voiced deep concern over escalating violence in West Darfur and called on the Sudanese authorities to “expend all efforts”...

CHAN 2020: DR Congo edges Congo, Niger draws with Libya in...

The Democratic Republic of Congo began its quest for a third Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a narrow 1-0 win against Congo in...

Nigerian military kills 35 bandits, recovers dozens of animals in Zamfara...

The Nigerian military on Monday said that it killed 35 suspected bandits and recovered dozens of animals in two security operations in Zamfara state...

Kenya reports 65 new COVID-19 cases as total edges towards 100,000

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Kenya rose to 99,227 after the Ministry of health reported 65 new cases on Monday. “65 people...

More than 58,000 Ethiopian refugees flee into Sudan: UN

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Sunday said that more than 58,000 Ethiopian refugees fled into neighboring Sudan amid military confrontation in Ethiopia's...

Bomb explosion kills 6 in Somalia

At least 6 Somali army soldiers were killed, eight others wounded in a bomb explosion that was targeting the convoy of Lower Shabelle region’s...

Bandits kill 5 in north Nigeria attacks

Bandits killed five people including an 80-year-old woman in separate attacks in Nigeria's northern state of Kaduna on Sunday, an official said. The elderly woman...

Algeria reports 222 new COVID-19 cases, 103,833 in total

Algeria on Sunday reported 222 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections in the North Africa country to 103,833. The death toll from the coronavirus...
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