Ethiopia delays polls again amid security, logistical challenges

Aljazeera – Ethiopia has delayed its national election again after some opposition parties said they would not take part and as a conflict in the country’s Tigray region means no…

WATCH: Israel-Gaza strike collapses building during live BBC report

A building in Gaza City collapsed during a live BBC TV report by Adnan Elbursh The BBC Arabic reporter and his team kept broadcasting, unaware of what was about to…

UGANDA: President Yoweri Museveni sworn in

President Yoweri Museveni has been sworn in for his 6th term in office in Kololo, Kampala today. President Emmerson Mnangagwa is among several heads of states attending the ceremony. President…

Blast kills dozens near school in Afghan capital Kabul

Aljazeera – The death toll from an explosion near a school in a Shia district of west Kabul has risen to 58, Afghan officials said on Sunday, with doctors struggling…

Mali woman has given birth to nine babies, says health ministry

A 25-year-old woman in Mali has given birth to nine babies, joining a small pantheon of mothers of nonuplets. The young mother, Halima Cisse, had been expected to give birth to seven…

Bill and Melinda Gates end their marriage after 27 years

Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their marriage after 27 years. “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision…

Bill and Melinda Gates to divorce after 27 years together

Aljazeera – Bill and Melinda Gates have announced their decision to divorce after 27 years of marriage but will continue to work together at their namesake philanthropic foundation, a development…

Sixteen soldiers killed in western Niger ambush

Aljazeera – Sixteen Nigerien soldiers were killed and another was missing after an ambush on a military patrol in the Tahoua region near the border with Mali. During the attack…

India: hospitals plead for oxygen as more patients die of Covid-19

DELHI continues to send desperate messages for emergency oxygen supplies throughout the country. This comes after the crisis started two weeks ago with patients resorting to home remedies to battle…

India’s Covid-19 variant detected in Uganda

UGANDA has reported its first case of the Indian variant of Covid-19. A sample from the infected person, who is receiving treatment at the Mulago National Referral Hospital in the…