03-Oct-2014 to 10:18

Sierra Leone sets up interim care center for Ebola orphans

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs has announced the establishment of a temporary childcare center for Ebola orphans.

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02-Oct-2014 to 19:59

Ghana’s FA president fails to name officials suspected of corruption

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi on Thursday failed to provide Justice Senyo Dzamefe Commission, investigating the 2014 World Cup in Brazil scandal, the list of officials involved in the disbursement of the $577,500.

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02-Oct-2014 to 19:14

Ivory Coast Ble Goude denies stoking post-vote violence

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Charles Ble Goude, appearing in front of the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes against humanity, told the court on Thursday that he was not a "criminal", arguing that the prosecutor was 'wrongly accusing him'.

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02-Oct-2014 to 16:02

Kenya’s economy grows by 5 percent-IMF

APA-Dakar-(Kenya) — Kenya’s economy grew by 5 percent in 2013/14 and is expected to gain further momentum in 2014/15, driven by higher domestic and external investment, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday.

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02-Oct-2014 to 14:14

New Nigerian FA board to handle coach’s contract - official

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Melvin Amaju Pinnick, has said that the decision whether to re-hire or fire Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi will be determined by the newly elected board of the NFF.

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02-Oct-2014 to 13:16

Identity of Liberian Ebola victim in US revealed

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — The Liberian national diagnosed with Ebola in the United States has been identified as Thomas Duncan.

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02-Oct-2014 to 13:08

US to study models used by Nigeria, Senegal in containing Ebola disease - report

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Stunned by the entrance of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) into the United States, the US Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention has dispatched its personnel to study how Nigeria contained the killer disease.

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