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Coronavirus: France Records Highest Daily Death Toll Of 833

Coronavirus: France Records Highest Daily Death Toll Of 833

France has reported 833 new coronavirus deaths in the past day, the highest daily toll since its outbreak began. The total number of people who have died after testing positive for Covid-19 now stands at...
Coronavirus: Africa Will Not Be Testing Ground For Vaccine, Says WHO

Coronavirus: Africa Will Not Be Testing Ground For Vaccine, Says WHO

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has condemned as “racist” the comments by two French doctors who suggested a vaccine for the coronavirus could be tested in Africa. “Africa can’t and won’t be...
Coronavirus: South African Bride, Groom Arrested Over Lockdown Wedding

Coronavirus: South African Bride, Groom Arrested Over Lockdown Wedding

Married life got off to an unexpected start for a pair of newlyweds in South Africa when police showed up at the party. They had received a tip-off that the wedding in KwaZulu-Natal was happening...

COVID-19: Africa Death Toll Hits 383, As Cases Rise To 8,596 – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, says there are now 8, 596 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on African continent with 383 deaths. The UN’s health agency gave the update...
Coronavirus: British PM Admitted To Hospital Over Virus Symptoms

Coronavirus: British PM Admitted To Hospital Over Virus Symptoms

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus, Downing Street has said. He was taken to a London hospital on Sunday evening with “persistent symptoms”...

Man In Russia Shoots Dead 5 People In Row Over Street Noise

A man in Russia shot dead five people with a hunting gun after they held a loud conversation below his apartment window, the country’s Investigative Committee said on Sunday. The alleged perpetrator, born in 1988,...
Outrage As Unknown Men Abduct, Rape Two Girls Aged Three, Four

Outrage As Unknown Men Abduct, Rape Two Girls Aged Three, Four

The government in Somalia has condemned the abduction and rape of two girls aged just three and four. The doctor in charge of the hospital where they are being treated says they need major surgery. An...
Coronavirus: Trump Predicts ‘A Lot Of Death’ As Cases Pass 300,000

Coronavirus: Trump Predicts ‘A Lot Of Death’ As Cases Pass 300,000

US President Donald Trump has warned Americans to prepare for the “toughest week” of the coronavirus pandemic yet, predicting a surge in deaths. At his daily briefing, Mr. Trump said “there will be death” in...
WHO Inaugurates Online Training For COVID-19 Responders

WHO Inaugurates Online Training For COVID-19 Responders

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, has inaugurated online training for Coronavirus (COVID-19) responders amid increasing lockdowns in Africa. The UN’s health agency made this known on its regional...
Ukrainian Doctors Fly To Italy To Help Combat Coronavirus

Ukrainian Doctors Fly To Italy To Help Combat Coronavirus

Ukraine, which expects a sharp rise of coronavirus cases in the coming weeks, sent doctors to disease-hit Italy on Saturday to assist their Italian colleagues and to gain field experience. A team of 20 doctors,...
Five-year-old Dies Of Coronavirus In UK

Five-year-old Dies Of Coronavirus In UK

A five-year-old is among the latest reported victims of the coronavirus in the UK, NHS England says. The latest figures show 4,313 people with the virus have now died in the UK – up by...
15 Medics At Egypt’s Cancer Institute Test Positive For Coronavirus

15 Medics At Egypt’s Cancer Institute Test Positive For Coronavirus

At least 15 medics at Egypt’s main cancer hospital have tested positive for the novel coronavirus and placed under quarantine, an official said on Saturday. Three doctors and 12 nurses are infected with the virus,...
Morocco Reports 70 New COVID-19 Cases, 761 In Total

Morocco Reports 70 New COVID-19 Cases, 761 In Total

A total of 70 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Morocco late on Friday, bringing the total number of cases in the North African country to 761, the Ministry of Health said. A total of...

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