|CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Authorities in the country where the Ebola epidemic began are concerned about a new outbreak of cases just as officials hoped the crisis was coming under control. Health..|
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|Environmental watchdog Greenpeace says scores of Chinese fishing boats are illegally fishing off West Africa, even though Beijing says they are within the law. Observers say one-fifth of China’s..|
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|The coup attempt in Burundi is just the latest in a long history of military takeovers on the African continent.|
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|Gabon was named on Wednesday (April 8) as the host of the next African Cup of Nations finals in 2017. The Gabonese beat rival bids from Algeria and Ghana in a vote by the Confederation of African..|
Source: Reuters - Sports - on April 8, 2015
|The Angolan regime of President Jose Eduardo dos Santos must be stopped from silencing Rafael Marques de Morais, perhaps Africa's most fearless and effective anti-corruption reporter.
Huffington Post on April 22, 2015
|ROME (AP) — Italy's migration crisis took on a deadly new twist Thursday as police in Sicily reported that Muslim migrants had thrown 12 Christians overboard during a recent crossing from Libya, and..|
Huffington Post on April 16, 2015
|Recently, Boko Haram, the Nigerian insurgent group, pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. The act of fealty was quickly accepted by the Islamic State through its spokesperson. When the pledge..|
Huffington Post on April 10, 2015
|East Africa is becoming a major transit point for heroin from Afghanistan, especially for shipments to Europe.
Most of it still takes an established path known as the "Balkan route" through Iran and..|
Business Insider on March 5, 2015
|N'DJAMENA, Chad (AP) — Arriving airline passengers lined up outdoors to have their temperatures checked, the screens in the nighttime darkness like glowing lightning bugs.
Some of the travelers..|
Huffington Post on March 3, 2015
|Leading up to the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM, Plan Canada highlights work to combat the practice.
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To mark the UN-declared International Day of..|
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|EXPERTS are calling it the African "Smack Track": a circuitous route to smuggle heroin from Afghanistan to Europe, passing through east Africa.
Two drug busts in November, netting 712kg of the..|
Business Insider on January 18, 2015
|Those having their families in Myanmar and Guinea-Bissau can now send mobile credit to a Telenor Myanmar number or an Orange cell phone in Guinea-Bissau with MobileRecharge.com.
PRWeb on January 15, 2015
|United Nations (United States) (AFP) - The UN General Assembly on Thursday called for North Korea to be referred to the International Criminal Court over its dismal rights record, in a landmark..|
Business Insider on December 18, 2014
|By Afp Published: 19:08 GMT, 12 December 2014 | Updated: 19:08 GMT, 12 December 2014|
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|NEW YORK (Reuters) - A onetime bodyguard to a former navy chief of Guinea-Bissau was sentenced on Monday to five years in a U.S. prison for engaging in a scheme to import hundreds of kilograms of..|
Reuters on December 8, 2014Also reported by •ajc.com
|By James Harding Giahyue and Umaru Fofana
MONROVIA/FREETOWN, Dec 5 (Reuters) - More than 175 Nigerian medics arrived in Liberia and Sierra Leone on Friday to join the fight against Ebola, the first of..|
Huffington Post on December 5, 2014
|By James Harding Giahyue
MONROVIA, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A U.N. peacekeeper in Liberia has contracted Ebola and is being treated at a clinic in the capital, Monrovia, becoming the third member of the..|
Huffington Post on December 5, 2014
|Graphic photos of war, incidents of racism, militarized police, and the killing of journalists are just a handful of the images desensitizing the American public. In some cases, such pictures and..|
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