TB Joshua: YouTube blocks Nigerian preacher over gay cure claim

Published3 hours ago image captionTB Joshua is one of Africa’s most influential evangelists, with top politicians among his followers YouTube has suspended the account of influential Nigerian TV evangelist TB…

India reports another record daily rise in COVID infections

Aljazeera – India has reported a record daily increase of 217,353 Covid-19 infections over the last 24 hours, health ministry data showed – the eighth record daily increase in the…

Prince Philip has died aged 99

PRINCE Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, has died aged 99. This was announced by Buckingham Palace on Twitter. It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced…

Tokyo tightening virus measures nearly 100 days before Olympics

Aljazeera – Japan’s government has approved tighter coronavirus measures for the capital, weeks after lifting a state of emergency and with just more than 100 days until the postponed Tokyo…

Tanzania: Media ban reversed by new president

Tanzania’s new President, Samia Suluhu Haasan, has announced that bans slapped on media outlets are to be lifted. “I understand that there are media organisations that have been closed –…

UK: Numbers of hospital patients drop significantly

ENGLAND’S number of patients in hospital with COVID-19 has dropped to its lowest level for six months. A total of 2, 588 patients were in hospital by Tuesday, according to…

Pilgrims and fathers meet in Israel for Easter celebrations

By ZBC Reporter THE Christian community has joined hands to pray for Zimbabwe and celebrate Easter. Pilgrims and fathers in Israeli visited the holiest places in Christiandom for the occasion.…

SANDF troops in Mozambique to evacuate South Africans

ENCA – The South Africa National Defence Force (SANDF) has sent troops to repatriate South Africans from Mozambique. President Cyril Ramaphosa says soldiers are in Cabo Delgado trying to evacuate…

Dozens killed, many trapped after Taiwan train derails in tunnel

Aljazeera – At least 36 people were reported killed and dozens injured after a packed express train derailed in a tunnel in eastern Taiwan on Friday morning, authorities said, in…

Google Maps to start showing eco-friendly routes

GOOGLE Maps will start directing drivers to “eco-friendly” routes. The new feature is part of its commitment to fight climate change. The search engine said it will highlight journeys that…