Australia breaking news today, live Federal Election updates and latest headlines April 29, 2022:
Posted On April 28, 2022
Welcome to the 9News live blog for Friday, April 29, 2022.
Labor leader Anthony Albanese will make a return to the campaign trail today after testing positive to COVID-19 last week.
Front-and centre of today’s issues will be the rising cost of living. Families struggling have been dealt a fresh blow as the price of electricity surges.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has hinted at using nuclear weapons against the West if it intervenes over his Ukraine invasion.
And health experts have issued a warning about COVID-19 reinfections following the detection of the Omicron BA.4 subvariant in NSW.
Stay with us throughout today for all the breaking news including live press conferences.