Government forces have been battling the Tigray People’s Liberation Front in the region since 4 November Four aid workers were killed last month during fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, aid agencies say. The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) reported the deaths of three security guards, while the International Rescue Committee (IRC) […]

Map of Ghana Ghana is considered one of the more stable countries in West Africa since its transition to multi-party democracy in 1992. Formerly known as the Gold Coast, Ghana gained independence from Britain in 1957, becoming the first sub-Saharan nation to break free from colonial rule. Gold, cocoa and […]

More than 1,000 people died and 500,000 fled from their homes in the 2007/08 violence In what has been called a “landmark judgment”, four women subjected to sexual assault in the violence that followed Kenya’s disputed 2007 election are set to receive compensation. The judge ruled that the state had […]

The Week Rudy Giuliani, hospitalized with the coronavirus, says he has ‘exactly the same view’ on COVID-19 Speaking from his hospital room, Rudy Giuliani said Tuesday he hasn’t changed his mind regarding the coronavirus or mask use, despite his recent COVID-19 diagnosis.Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer and a former mayor […]

Iranian security forces have identified some of those involved in last month’s assassination of the nation’s top nuclear scientist, and a number of the suspects have already been arrested, a state-run media outlet has reported. The people behind the killing of nuclear physicist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh “have been identified for the […]

Mass vaccinations in the United States could begin in the third or fourth week of December says Dr Anthony Fauci. It follows the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) analysis that the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine meets the “success criteria”. The top US infectious disease expert told BBC Hardtalk it was now “highly […]