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    07-Nov-2014 to 11:40

    US envoy to discuss conservation matters on African trip

    APA- Washington (USA) — The United States Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Catherine Novelli will undertake a trip to Tanzania, Kenya, and South Africa from November 6 to17 to consult with the authorities on conservation matters.

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    06-Nov-2014 to 14:24

    Lack of anti-malaria drugs leads to many deaths in South Sudan - MSF

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Cases of deaths from malaria are on the rise in western South Sudan due to lack of anti-malarial drugs in the country, in the peripheral health centers, Medecins Sans Frontieres( MSF) said on Thursday.

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    06-Nov-2014 to 14:14

    Sierra Leone’s Ebola response head denies lock down rumours

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Chief Executive Officer of Sierra Leone\'s National Ebola Response Center (NERC) has denied persistent reports of another imminent nationwide lockdown as \"rumours\".

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    06-Nov-2014 to 10:32

    S/Leonean leader appeals for prompt food supply to quarantined communities

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma on Wednesday made a strong case for prompt and regular food supply to quarantine communities, so that the country`s efforts to contain the spread of the Ebola epidemic are not affected negatively.

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    05-Nov-2014 to 15:12

    Suspected Moz elephant poachers escape from police custody

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Two suspected elephant poachers in Mozambique escaped from Mecula police station in Niassa National Reserve to the north of the southern African nation, APA learnt here Wednesday.

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    05-Nov-2014 to 13:02

    Australia joins the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone

    APA – London (United Kingdom) — Australia has launched a health project initiative for Sierra Leone, with plans to operate a 100 bed Ebola treatment centre in the West African country.

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    05-Nov-2014 to 12:44

    Sierra Leonean leader appeals for local leadership in Ebola fight

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma has given local traditional leaders a 21-day ultimatum to ensure progress in the fight against the Ebola disease.

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