Facebook and Instagram down; Pfizer vaccine recommended over AstraZeneca in under 50s; Teenage boy stabbed to death in Brisbane CBD


Welcome to the 9News.com.au live blog for Friday, April 9, 2021.

Australia will recommend the Pfizer vaccine over the AstraZeneca vaccine for people under 50’s amid a very rare link to blood clots.

It’s not yet know what impact the move will have on the already delayed rollout.

A cold blast is heading for Australia’s southern states, as twin cyclones barrel towards WA.

And a teenage boy has died after being stabbed in Brisbane’s CBD.