25-Oct-2014 to 15:21

S/Leone President speaks against isolating Ebola-hit countries

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma said isolation of Ebola affected countries is tantamount to denial of the fact that the world is a global village.

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25-Oct-2014 to 13:49

Guinean students stranded in Gambia complain border closure

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Guinean students who were spending the summer holidays in The Gambia have expressed concern over the closure of their country's border with Senegal.

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25-Oct-2014 to 13:44

Mali's first Ebola patient dies

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The two-year old girl who was the first confirmed Ebola case in Mali has died despite significant efforts to save her, the Malian Health ministry announced late on Friday.

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24-Oct-2014 to 19:06

S/Leone: Cement manufacturer warns of serious shortage

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A leading cement manufacturer in Sierra Leone has warned of the danger of cement shortage in the country which it blamed on the Ebola epidemic.

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24-Oct-2014 to 18:51

S/Leone: French firm in row over land

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The French agricultural firm, Socofin, which has a huge investment in Sierra Leone, has denied involvement in a recent controversial trip by a leading member of a pressure group challenging its activities in the country.

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24-Oct-2014 to 18:50

UK secures €1bn Ebola commitment from Europe

APA-London-(United Kingdom) — British Prime minister David Cameron has secured a €1 billion funding pledged at the European Council meetings in Brussels, following a call for European leaders to do more to fight Ebola in West Africa.

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24-Oct-2014 to 18:26

Cancel Nations Cup, Enyeama tells CAF

APA – Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s veteran goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has urged the Confederation of African Football to cancel next year’s Africa Cup of Nations over fears of the current Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa.

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