Author: Xinhua News Agency

Iran to host multi-lateral meeting on Afghanistan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tehran, Monday Tehran will host a meeting of Afghanistan’s neighbours plus Russia next week, the country’s foreign ministry has confirmed, […]

WB chief decries tragic reversal in development amid pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Bank Group President David Malpass has said Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic is pushing up poverty and debt levels in low-income […]

G20 agrees on help to avert Afghan humanitarian crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brussels, Wednesday The Group of 20 (G20) has agreed to work together to avoid a humanitarian disaster in Afghanistan, even […]

Kenya’s dream of qualifying for the 2022 FIifa World Cup suffered a heavy blow

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s an all too familiar tale in Kenyan football – a huge backlash greeting a dismal performance from the national […]

Parliament approves Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s new cabinet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Addis Ababa, Thursday Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed the former head of war-hit Tigray’s interim administration as defence […]

Ethiopia’s Abiy sworn in as PM for a second term

Reading Time: 2 minutes Addis Ababa, Monday Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been sworn in for a new five-year term as his government […]

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 8.32 million

Reading Time: < 1 minute The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,326,925 as of Saturday afternoon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control […]

Boxer-senator Manny Pacquiao first to file certificate of candidacy in Philippine polls

Reading Time: 2 minutes Philippine boxing icon and Senator Manny Pacquiao on Friday officially filed his certificate of candidacy for president in the May […]