Germany’s Olaf Scholz takes over from Merkel as chancellor

Olaf Scholz has been been sworn in as Germany’s new chancellor, formally taking power after Angela Merkel’s historic 16 years as leader. He promised he would do all he could…

Germany Donates Over 5 Million Vaccines to Nigeria

Germany has donated a total of 5,164,643 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria over the past seven weeks. The most recent badge arrived in Nigeria on 29 November 2021, containing…

COVID death toll passes 100,000 in Germany amid record infections

Germany has announced record coronavirus fatalities and infections as its total death toll passed 100,000, with its most severe virus wave to date breaking just as a new government prepares…