UK signs deals for 90m COVID-19 vaccine doses

The UK government has signed deals for a further 90 million doses of coronavirus vaccine. The vaccines are being developed by the Belgian pharmaceutical company Janssen and the US biotech company Novavax. It means the UK...

Moderna’s Coronavirus Vaccine Has Moved To Second Phase Of Testing

The Food and Drug administration (FDA) in the US has given approval to biotech company, Moderna to begin the next phase of testing on its coronavirus vaccine candidate, the company has announced. There are dozens...

George Floyd Death: Trump Threatens To Send Military To End Unrest

President Donald Trump has threatened to send in the military to quell growing civil unrest in the US over the death of a black man in police custody. He said if cities and states failed...

Pakistan International Airlines Passenger Plane Crashes In Karachi

A Pakistan International Airlines Airbus A320 passenger jet flying from Lahore has crashed in a densely populated residential area of Karachi. Flight PK8303, carrying 91 passengers and eight crew, crashed on approach to the busy...

Biden Signs Orders To End ‘Muslim Ban’, Rejoin Climate Deal, WHO

United States President Joe Biden has signed a string of executive orders, memorandums and directives that will reverse some of his predecessor Donald Trump’s most divisive policies, including rescinding the so-called “Muslim ban”, rejoining...

Man narrates how he had a baby with a ‘ghost’

A South African man has narrated how he unknowingly had a baby with a “female ghost” he dated for four years.  @Pluto_GP_ stated that he got to know about his partner’s death after he visited...

George Floyd: Minneapolis Council Pledges To Dismantle Police Department

A majority of Minneapolis City Council has pledged to dismantle the local police department, a significant move amid nationwide protests sparked by George Floyd’s death last month. Nine of the 13 councillors said a “new...

Atlanta Police Shooting: Rayshard Brooks Death Declared Homicide

A medical examiner in Atlanta, Georgia, has declared the death of an African-American man to be homicide after he was shot in an encounter with police. Rayshard Brooks died while fleeing from two white police...

Photo: Pastor holds special prayer for Trump’s re-election

A pastor in Imo state in Nigeria has organized a special prayer session to pray for Donald Trump’s re-election as the president of the United States of America. A flier for the program was shared...

John Magufuli: Tanzania’s President Dies Aged 61

Tanzania's President John Magufuli has died aged 61, the country's vice-president has announced. He died on Wednesday from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam, Samia Suluhu Hassan said in an address on...