#Covid19: WHO warns pandemic will drag on deep into 2022
The Covid pandemic will "go on for a year longer than it needs to" because poorer countries are not getting the vaccines they need, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says.
At least 80 hurt in #Eswatini protests
At least 80 people were injured in Eswatini on Wednesday, a union leader said as security forces cracked down on escalating pro-democracy protests in Africa's last absolute monarchy.
UNSG says he’s concerned about developments in #Eswatini
The office of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the UN chief is following with concern developments in Eswatini after a wave of pro-democracy protests in Africa’s last absolute monarchy.
Colin Powell: Former US secretary of state dies of #Covid19 complications
Tributes are being paid to former US Secretary of State Colin Powell, who has died of Covid-19 complications aged 84.