Wednesday, January 27, 2021

India Aims to Inoculate About 300 Million People of COVID-19 by July

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At a time the pandemic surged past the grim milestone of 2 million worldwide fatalities Friday, India, home to 1.3 billion, launches the world’s...

Kenya: New Coronavirus Strain Detected in Country

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Scientists at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) have warned that a distinct variant of the coronavirus, entirely different from those detected in the United...

Ahmed Abdinur – Prominent BBC Somali Editor, Reporter Dies of COVID-19

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One of the most famous veteran journalists of the BBC Somali Service has died in London, England. Ahmed Abdinur, whose name and voice are well...

BREAKING: England Goes Into New Lockdown Week Amid Hard Times

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Everyone in England must stay at home except for permitted reasons during a new coronavirus lockdown beginning at midnight, Boris Johnson has announced. All schools...

Health Economist Edwine Barasa’s Researches Help Kenya Cope with the Pandemic

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In 2007, Kenyan health economist Edwine Barasa had a long layover at Heathrow Airport. A fervent supporter of the London-based soccer club Arsenal, he...

South Africa COVID-19 Cases Pass the Million Mark

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South Africa's COVID-19 spike has taken the country to more than 1 million confirmed cases on Sunday and President Cyril Ramaphosa called an emergency...

EU Begins New Vaccine Rollout to End COVID ‘Nightmare’

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EU countries on Sunday embarked on a vaccination campaign to defeat the "nightmare" of Covid-19, with the first to be immunised expressing emotion after...

As Virus Resurges in Africa, Doctors Fear the Worst Is Yet to Come

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The coronavirus killed far fewer people in Africa than in Europe and the Americas, leading to a widespread perception that it was a disease...

Somaliland: Taiwan Technical Mission Opens in Hargeisa

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The Taiwan Technical Mission in the Republic of Somaliland held its opening ceremony earlier this week – December 1st – in its headquarters located...

COVID-19 Is a Symptom of a Planet That’s Been Pushed Past a Tipping Point

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The pandemic could signal that we've passed a series of civilizational tipping points that will usher in a new era of ecological emergencies. The COVID-19...