Brazilians protest as another 2,500 die of Covid-19

Pot-banging protests erupted across several cities in Brazil on Wednesday evening as President Jair Bolsonaro addressed the nation, just days after protestors took to the streets across the country over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, which has so far killed almost half a million people here. Continue Reading

Brazil to import two million AstraZeneca vaccine

Brazil’s health regulator Anvisa said late on Saturday it had approved the import of 2 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, although the jab is not yet approved for use in the country. Continue Reading