CORONA VIRUS WATCH

13 hours ago | November 28, 2020

Put small-scale traders at the heart of efforts to accelerate ...

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast- Industry experts meeting this week for a virtual discussion focused on resetting, retooling and ...

Africa CDC sees COVID-19 vaccinations in 2nd quarter of 2021

NAIROBI, Kenya — Vaccinations against COVID-19 in Africa might not start until the second quarter of next year, the ...

COVID-19 vaccine tracker

Researchers worldwide are working around the clock to find a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the COVID-19 ...

Pfizer Covid Vaccine Faces Hurdles After FDA Filing Friday

Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE requested emergency authorization of their Covid vaccine on Friday, and it could take at ...

2 days ago | November 27, 2020

Fans allowed back in London, Liverpool

LONDON. — English Premier League clubs in Liverpool and London will be able to welcome some fans back into their stadia. ...

2 days ago | November 26, 2020

Just In: Covid-19 cases spike

Africa Moyo Zimbabwe continues to record more Covid-19 cases, with 115 cases reported today. This means the country has ...

Africa’s largest Covid treatment clinical trial launched by ...

Peter Beaumont A network of 13 African countries has joined forces with global researchers to launch the largest ...

AfricaMaskWeek launched

Mirriam Madiye In response to the increasing cases of Covid -19 pandemic, different African organisations recently ...

Vaccine Expert: Once A COVID Vaccine Is Available, ...

Terry Gross As coronavirus cases continue to surge both in the U.S. and around the world, there’s promising news ...

Another COVID-19 vaccine success? Candidate may prevent further ...

Jon Cohen and John Travis A third COVID-19 vaccine candidate has convincing evidence that it works, and it may be easier ...

Coronavirus vaccines from AstraZeneca, Moderna and Pfizer: What ...

Alexi Cohan Coronavirus vaccine candidates from Moderna, Pfizer and AstraZeneca have all recently announced encouraging ...

Food insecurity shadows a hungry Thanksgiving: Analysts

WASHINGTON. — As the US traditional festival Thanksgiving approaches, the Brookings Institution reported on Monday that ...

4 days ago | November 25, 2020

Enforcement of Covid-19 regulations tightened

Mukudzei Chingwere Herald Reporter Existing lockdown and public health regulations are being more strictly enforced, ...

4 days ago | November 24, 2020

IMF chief urges G20 leaders to maintain policy support as global ...

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) — International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Sunday ...

US moves to ban tech exports to 89 Chinese firms, Reuters says

  The Trump administration is close to issuing a list of 89 Chinese aerospace and other companies that would be ...