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…

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…

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…

European Super League – the key questions: What is it? Who is involved? How likely?

European Super League: What’s happened? Which clubs are involved? What’s been the reaction? How likely is it? What are the potential ramifications? What would be the format and who is…

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…

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…

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…