02-Oct-2014 to 11:44

Nigeria’s trade relations with China peak at over $11bn

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The trade volume between Nigeria and China by the end of the third quarter of this year has risen to $11.76 billion, representing an increase of 39.4 percent.

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02-Oct-2014 to 11:39

Nigeria eyes re-establishment of national carrier

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation Osita Chidoka says that the government is currently discussing with private investors on the possibility of re-establishing a national carrier for the country.

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02-Oct-2014 to 10:54

Nigerian press focus on dialogue with insurgents, 2015 electioneering

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The readiness of Nigeria to dialogue with insurgents and other militant groups, the kick-off of the 2015 electioneering by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), planned export of electricity from Ghana to Nigeria, and America’s medical team on Ebola, were the main stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.

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02-Oct-2014 to 10:17

Sierra Leone’s traditional healers warned against treatment of Ebola cases

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's traditional healers have been warned to stay away from Ebola cases as they are out of their control.

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02-Oct-2014 to 09:58

Sierra Leonean authorities warn against illegal border crossings

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A Sierra Leone Defence Ministry spokesman has warned travelers to and from neighboring countries against taking the illegal route.

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01-Oct-2014 to 18:59

Ebola: S/Leoneans demand change in burial strategy

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — There have been calls Wednesday for the Sierra Leone government to review its burial policy as complaint of maltreatment of Ebola victims grows.

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01-Oct-2014 to 18:40

UNMIL extends Liberia mandate over Ebola

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United Nations has extended its mission to Liberia due to the health crisis caused by the Ebola epidemic, the Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG) Karin Landgren confirmed.

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