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Net airline industry losses to hit $47.7 billion in 2021: IATA

The airline industry is expected to make staggering losses of $47.7 billion in 2021 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to weigh heavily on it,...

Kenya’s COVID-19 vaccinations top 750,000

The number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered in Kenya surpassed the 750,000 mark on Wednesday as the country continues giving jabs nationally. According to the health...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 4.43 mln: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,439,823 as of Tuesday evening, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa...

Kenya mulls strategy to drive post-COVID-19 tourism recovery

Kenya plans to launch a strategy to drive the post-COVID-19 tourism recovery, a government official said Wednesday. Najib Balala, cabinet secretary with the Ministry for...

Springboks’ Lions tour preps hit after changes to Rainbow Cup fixtures

The Springboks’ preparations for the upcoming British & Irish Lions tour suffered a setback after UK officials failed to allow travel for South African...

Starting in 2022, Kenyans will need vaccine passport to travel out...

Kenyans traveling out of the country from 2022 will be required to have a vaccine passport, this is according to the country's Cabinet Secretary...

Kenya to purchase J&J vaccine after facing challenge in supply of...

Kenya's Ministry of Health has announced plans to bring in Johnson & Johnson vaccines so as to continue with the vaccination program. Health Cabinet Secretary...

Uganda’s COVID-19 vaccinations near 240,000

The number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered in Uganda is nearing the 240,000 mark, as healthcare workers continue administering inoculations across the country. According to the...

China to send new batch of vaccines to help Gabon battle...

China is planning to dispatch another batch of COVID-19 vaccines to Gabon to help the African country defeat the pandemic as soon as possible,...

Kenya’s reports 629 new COVID-19 infections, total tally rises to 152,523

The number of COVID-19 infections in Kenya rose to 152,523 on Tuesday after 629 people tested positive from a sample size of 5,832 tests...
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