Israel and Sudan agreed on Friday to normalise relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United States, making Sudan the third Arab country to set aside hostilities with Israel in the past two months.
Barricades and police checkpoints dotted the empty streets of Lagos Friday as authorities tried to restore order to Africa’s biggest city, under curfew following days of violent unrest.
Pope Francis on Wednesday voiced support for same-sex couples, calling them “children of God” and saying they should be allowed to have legally recognised civil unions.
An American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts touched down safely on the Kazakhstan steppe on Thursday, completing a 196-day mission that began with the first launch under lockdown conditions.
President Donald Trump said Monday he was ready to remove Sudan from a US blacklist of state sponsors of terrorism.
Kyrgyzstan’s President Sooronbay Jeenbekov resigned on Thursday, saying he wanted to bring an end to the crisis sparked by disputed parliamentary elections earlier this month.
Campaigning starts in Ivory Coast Thursday for a tense presidential election, with incumbent Alassane Ouattara seeking a controversial third term and the opposition pushing for a boycott and civil disobedience, sparking fears of violence.
Joe Biden on Wednesday told American Muslims that he will overturn the travel ban if elected as the President of the United States.
The United States on Wednesday approved a lab-made antibody treatment against the Ebola virus developed by the biotech firm Regeneron after it was shown to significantly reduce the mortality rate in a clinical trial.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been ruled out of Portugal’s clash with Sweden after testing positive for Covid-19.