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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Black Panther star, Boseman, dies at 43

Hollywood actor, Chadwick Boseman, who played King T’Challa in the 2018 American superhero movie, “Black Panther,” is dead, aged 43. He died in Los Angeles,...

Japanese premier, Abe to quit due to poor health

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has decided to step down due to health issues, Kyodo News reported on Friday, citing an unnamed source from...

Russia has coronavirus vaccine, my daughter inoculated- Putin

President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Russia is the world’s first country to register a coronavirus vaccine and one of his daughters has...

Beirut explosion: Lebanon’s government resigns amidst public anger

Lebanon's government has resigned amid mounting anger over the explosion on Tuesday that devastated parts of Beirut and left more than 200 people dead. The...

U.S. imposes sanctions on Central African rebel leader

The U.S. has imposed sanctions against a rebel leader in the Central African Republic, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said in a statement on...

UN suspends another employee over alleged viral sex video

The United Nations says it has identified and placed on administrative leave without pay another staff member involved in a recent viral sex video...

10 countries with highest COVID-19 cases in Africa – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says 10 countries account for 88 per cent  (440,672) of all reported Coronavirus (COVID19) cases in the African Region. WHO...

COVID-19: 55 test positive in high school , after partial reopening in Ghana

Fifty-five persons out of 314 staff and students of Accra Girls Senior High School, Ghana, have tested positive for Coronavirus few weeks after schools...

COVID-19: 8,000 health workers infected in Africa – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says no fewer than 8,000 health workers have been infected with novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Africa Region. WHO...

Nelson Mandela’s daughter Zindzi dies at 59

Zindziswa “Zindzi” Mandela, the daughter of Nelson Mandela, the late former president of South Africa has died in Johannesburg.  Her granddaughter Ndileka Mandela confirmed the...