20-Nov-2014 to 16:38

Sierra Leone school unveils innovative learning method to beat Ebola

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — As the fight against the Ebola epidemic prolongs with no end in sight in Sierra Leone, the education authorities continue to look for better solution to the quandary the disease has brought over the education sector.

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20-Nov-2014 to 16:29

Sierra Leone targets million households for temperature testing equipment

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — One million households will be targeted for the distribution of the so-called 'hand gun' thermometer, which has become fashionable since the Ebola outbreak began in Sierra Leone.

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20-Nov-2014 to 14:21

S/Leone urges junior doctors to join the anti-Ebola crusade

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone`s Health minister, Dr Abubakarr Fofana, Wednesday launched a drive aimed at instilling confidence in the country`s junior doctors to join the anti-Ebola crusade.

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20-Nov-2014 to 14:03

Gambian media focus on state visit to Qatar and comments on UN report

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The newspapers in the Gambia on Thursday focused on the business agreement reached between the Gambia government and the Emirate of Qatar during President Yahya Jammeh’s state visit to the Gulf state and the comments made by one of Gambia's opposition leaders regarding the recent report released by the United Nations human rights experts.

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20-Nov-2014 to 12:57

Gambian opposition leader reacts to UN rights reports

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The leader of the opposition National Reconciliation Party (NRP), Hamat Bah, has described the report delivered by human rights experts sent by the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights at the invitation of the government of the Gambia, as ''bad and disappointing.''

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20-Nov-2014 to 12:27

Former Senegalese leader turns down invitation to attend OIF summit

APA-Dakar (Senegal) – — The former Senegalese president, Abdoulaye Wade has turned down an invitation from his successor, Macky Sall to attend the opening ceremony of the 15th summit of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) scheduled for 29 November in Dakar.

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20-Nov-2014 to 11:49

Gambia’s ex-minister charged with economic crime, negligence

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia’s former Minister of Transport, Works and Construction is to appear Thursday at the Banjul Magistrates’ Court charged with three counts of economic crime and negligence of official duties.

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