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Will Smith halts filming slavery movie over new restrictive laws

Will Smith's slavery film Emancipation has pulled out of filming in Georgia over what the star has called the US state's new "regressive voting laws".

Experts explain how vaccine works, clear air on blood clots

A trial of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine on children has stopped giving out jabs while the UK’s medicines regulator investigates […]

Taiwan: Dozens killed as train crashes and derails in tunnel

Pictures showed people in less affected carriages walking along train tracks with their belongings

Nike sues over ‘Satan Shoes’ with human blood

Nike is suing Brooklyn art collective MSCHF over a controversial pair of "Satan Shoes" that contain a drop of real human blood in the soles.

Inside Magufuli’s controversial legacy

The late Tanzania’s President John Magufuli cultivated an image of a rambunctious action man, a departure from his predecessors’ demure […]

Mozambique insurgency: Militants beheading children, aid agency reports

Aid agency Save the Children says Islamist militants are beheading children as young as 11 in Mozambique's northern province of Cabo Delgado.

Kenyan farm workers sue James Finlay in a Scottish court

Seven farm workers from Kenya are suing one of the world’s biggest tea producers for damages in a personal injury […]

Tanzania nuns and priests dying ‘with Covid symptoms’

Sixty (60) nuns and 25 priests have died in Tanzania in the last two months after showing symptoms of coronavirus