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AU opens talks with Madagascar over safety and efficiency of COVID-19...

The African Union has opened discussions with Madagascar aimed at exploring the safety and efficiency of a herbal remedy purported to cure COVID-19.After conducting...

Madagascar to deploy soldiers, doctors to eastern city amid COVID-19 fears

The Malagasy government will deploy soldiers and doctors to the eastern city of Toamasina, where two people died of COVID-19, following the discovery of...

First vaccinations begin in Africa for COVID-19 trial

  Africa’s first participation in a COVID-19 vaccine trial started Wednesday as nervous volunteers received injections, while officials said the continent of 1.3 billion people...

Kenya Airways plans to resume passenger flights

Kenya Airways (KQ) plans to resume passenger flights as soon as the government lifts a travel ban that had been imposed on international flights...

Ghana records over 500 coronavirus cases at industrial facility

More than 500 workers at an industrial facility in Ghana have tested positive for the coronavirus, the country’s health service said on Friday, as...

Zambia reopens border with Tanzania to cargo after COVID-19 closure

Zambia reopened its Nakonde border with Tanzania on Friday for cargo after a five-day closure of the key transit point for copper and cobalt...

Tanzania reopens skies for international passenger flights

Tanzanian authorities on Monday announced the reopening of its skies for international passenger flights. Isack Kamwelwe, the Minister for Works, Transport and Communications, said in...

Ethiopian Airlines suspends flights to 30 countries

Africa’s largest carrier Ethiopian Airlines has suspended flights to 30 countries, as part of the measures to combat the spread of coronavirus pandemic with...

COVID-Organics: Madagascar’s purported cure for the pandemic

  Some African countries are ordering consignments of Madagascar's purported cure for COVID-19. The World Health Organization is yet to endorse the COVID- Organics herbal...

Botswana capital on lockdown as COVID-19 cases surge

Botswana's capital city Gaborone was placed on a total lockdown on Friday following an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases. Health officials announced in...
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