BANGUI, (CAJ News) – AS the residents of the Central African Republic (CAR) headed for the polls on December 27 to choose a new president and legislature, they were hopeful for a better future.
Donald Trump has left the White House for the final time of his presidency, ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden.
TANZANIA’S President John Magufuli has rallied farmers in the country to increase food production, predicting global food scarcity later in the year caused by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
Cape Town - Epidemiologist and infectious diseases specialist Professor Salim Abdool Karim says scientists have new evidence that the new Covid variant, 501.V2 found in South Africa is stronger and spreads faster.
US President-elect Joe Biden has moved to dismiss a new White House decree on Covid travel rules, as Donald Trump enters his final full day in office.
Details are emerging of a raft of executive orders planned by US president-elect Joe Biden as soon as he takes office this week.
Uganda's main opposition presidential candidate Bobi Wine says his life is being threatened following Thursday's election which saw Yoweri Museveni win a sixth elected term.
SOUTH Africa aims to get COVID-19 vaccines by next month but is still in talks with pharmaceutical companies and no deals have been signed yet, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Sunday, amid growing criticism of the government’s…
US President Donald Trump has been recorded telling Georgia's top election official to "find" enough votes to overturn the election result.
CHINA'S health authorities have approved a Covid vaccine from state-owned Sinopharm for general use on the population, the government has announced.
SOME of South Africa’s most senior medical leaders and academics have called for President Cyril Ramaphosa to fire government officials over delays in procuring Covid-19 vaccines, saying their actions will cause thousands of deaths and…
TWO men convicted over the assassination of the Democratic Republic of Congo's President Laurent Kabila 20 years ago have been pardoned.
SOUTH Africa is considering reinstating a total ban on liquor sales as the number of Covid-19 infections surge over the summer holiday season, a person familiar with the discussions said.
THE prime minister will chair a meeting of the government's emergency committee later after France closed its border with the UK for 48 hours.
WITH Uganda's elections due in January, there's plenty of misinformation being shared in a heated campaign which has seen serious violence.
SOUTH Africa is experiencing a new variant of the coronavirus that is driving a second wave of infections, the health minister said on Friday.
SHARES in London have fallen sharply and the pound has lost ground after several EU countries closed their borders to the UK, which has reported a new variant of coronavirus.
ZAMBIA must build majority stakes in selected mines to benefit from its mineral wealth beyond taxes, President Edgar Lungu said on Thursday, as he set out an economic recovery plan after the country defaulted on a debt payment last month.