‘We are not guinea pigs,’ say South African anti-vaccine protesters

Anti-vaccine protesters took to the streets in Johannesburg to voice their concern over Africa’s first human trials for a potential coronavirus vaccine. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters … Read more ‘We are not guinea pigs,’ say South African anti-vaccine protesters

Protest Against Africa’s First Covid-19 Virus Vaccine Trial in South Africa

(AP) Protesters against Africa’s first COVID-19 vaccine trial burned their face masks on Wednesday as experts note a worrying level of resistance and misinformation around testing on the continent. Anti-vaccine sentiment in Africa is “the worst I’ve ever seen,” the CEO of the GAVI vaccine alliance, Seth Berkley, told an African Union vaccine conference last … Read more Protest Against Africa’s First Covid-19 Virus Vaccine Trial in South Africa

Amid horrifying COVID-19 birth stories, PNG women are urged to avoid pregnancy for years | ABC News

Papua New Guinea has recorded just 10 cases of COVID-19, but fear of a major outbreak and potential healthcare disaster means some pregnant women have lost their babies while desperately seeking treatment. Image supplied: ChildFund Read more here: https://ab.co/2Ywib5W For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on … Read more Amid horrifying COVID-19 birth stories, PNG women are urged to avoid pregnancy for years | ABC News

HIV drugs have transformed lives in rich nations. In PNG, the virus is mutating | ABC News

For much of the world, anti-viral drugs mean that HIV is no longer a death sentence. But for those in Papua New Guinea, the virus is mutating and becoming resistant to medication. Read more here: https://ab.co/3dfaZze For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe … Read more HIV drugs have transformed lives in rich nations. In PNG, the virus is mutating | ABC News

Violent attack on top PNG athlete Debbie Kaore sparks outrage | ABC News

In Papua New Guinea, a violent attack on a gold medal-winning athlete has sparked outrage about domestic violence in the country. A family member filmed the moment international rugby player and boxer Debbie Kaore was beaten by her then partner. WARNING: This story contains confronting images, but Debbie Kaore hopes they can spark change. PNG … Read more Violent attack on top PNG athlete Debbie Kaore sparks outrage | ABC News

Mory Kante, Guinea music star and ‘baobab of culture’, dies at 70

Funeral services have been held for the singer-songwriter who helped bring West African music to the world in the 1980s. Guinea’s Mory Kante died on Friday at the age of 70. Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat looks back at his life and career. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Mory Kante, Guinea music star and ‘baobab of culture’, dies at 70

The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

The Greendale Community College study group is coming back together benefitting World Central Kitchen and Frontline Foods. Join the cast and creator, Dan Harmon, Monday May 18th at 2pm PST on the official Community Youtube Channel. Watch The Table Read Here: https://bit.ly/CommunityTableRead About Community: When the legitimacy of his college degree is challenged, lawyer Jeff … Read more The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

Deadly Clashes Over Coronavirus Checkpoints In Guinea

More than 6 people were killed during demonstrations on Tuesday in the Coyah, Dubreka and Kamsar areas of Guinea. People in the streets protested against the lack of electricity and demanded the checkpoints installed by security forces to restrict movement be lifted. The checkpoints were a measure aimed at reducing the spread of the new … Read more Deadly Clashes Over Coronavirus Checkpoints In Guinea

At least six killed in Guinea virus protests

At least six people were killed during COVID-19 related demonstrations on Tuesday in the Coyah, Dubreka and Kamsar areas of Guinea. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Pinterest: … Read more At least six killed in Guinea virus protests

Guinea police open fire on people protesting against lockdown

Police in Guinea have opened fire on protesters demanding an end to the coronavirus lockdown. At least six people were killed in towns near the capital Conakry. Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ … Read more Guinea police open fire on people protesting against lockdown

Mining firm ‘blindsided’ by PNG government | The World

The Lowy Institute’s Jonathan Pryke speaks to The World about Papua New Guinea’s national court ordering the country’s government to resolve its dispute with mining firm Barrick Niugini Limited. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper … Read more Mining firm ‘blindsided’ by PNG government | The World

Nearly a Dozen Coronavirus Vaccines Are Being Tested in People

Hundreds of people are rolling up their sleeves in countries across the world to be injected with experimental vaccines that might stop COVID-19, spurring hope — maybe unrealistic — that an end to the pandemic may arrive sooner than anticipated. About 100 research groups are pursuing vaccines with nearly a dozen in early stages of … Read more Nearly a Dozen Coronavirus Vaccines Are Being Tested in People

WHO says Madagascar’s herbal tonic against COVID-19 not a cure

The World Health Organization is warning that Madagascar’s herbal tonic its president claims can cure patients of COVID-19 has no scientific basis. Other African countries such as Tanzania and Guinea-Bissau have made plans to import the tonic, which contains the artemisia plant, which is normally used to treat malaria. Al Jazeera’s Laura Burdon-Manley reports. – … Read more WHO says Madagascar’s herbal tonic against COVID-19 not a cure

Las Vegas mayor offers city up as COVID-19 guinea pig in the name of capitalism

The mayor of Las Vegas has offered her city up as an experimental ‘control group’, to see if getting rid of social distancing really could be the jackpot in the battle against COVID-19. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us … Read more Las Vegas mayor offers city up as COVID-19 guinea pig in the name of capitalism