Somalia’s parliament ousts Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire in no-confidence vote

Somalia’s parliament ousted Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire in a no-confidence vote on Saturday, as a simmering power struggle between him and the president came to the fore. Khaire, and President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, have been tussling over whether to delay a national election due in February next year, with the prime minister insisting it… Read More Somalia’s parliament ousts Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire in no-confidence vote

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro tests negative for coronavirus following infection

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Saturday that he has tested negative for the novel coronavirus after weeks quarantined in his residence due to an infection. In a photo posted to social media, Bolsonaro appeared with a box of hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug he credited for his recovery despite a lack of scientific evidence about… Read More Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro tests negative for coronavirus following infection

Twenty dead, several injured as gunmen attack village in Sudan

At least 20 people died and 22 others were injured after gunmen from an unidentified militia attacked a village in the Sudanese state of South Darfur, witnesses and a local community leader said on Saturday. Attackers on horseback and camels opened fire on villagers in the Um Doss area, which is located around 90 kilometres… Read More Twenty dead, several injured as gunmen attack village in Sudan

Three dead, child injured as small aircraft crashes into residential building in Germany

A small aircraft crashed into a residential building in the German state of North-Rhine Westphalia, killing three people and injuring a child, police said on Saturday. The roof of the apartment building in the town of Wesel caught fire after the microlight plane crashed into it, a police spokesman said. Witnesses told local media that… Read More Three dead, child injured as small aircraft crashes into residential building in Germany