16-Oct-2014 to 16:20

S/Leone struggles to save last district free of Ebola

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The authorities in the northern Sierra Leonean district of Koinadugu have dismissed 'rumor' of a case there.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:51

African social forum calls for continent’s emergence into BRICS model

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — – Most of our countries believe in Africa’s emergence in the same model of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), Mrs Aminata Traore a member of the organizing committee of the African Social Forum (ASF) and Mali’s civil society declared Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:31

Ghana World Cup brawl victim breaks silence

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Moses Armah Parker a member of the Black Stars World Cup Management Committee who was assaulted by the AC Milan Ghanaian international Sulley Ali Muntari on Thursday broke his silence when he appeared before the Justice Senyo Dzamefe Commission of Inquiry to testify.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:00

Cote d’Ivoire: Laurent Gbagbo’s mother dies

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) – — Marguerite Gado, the mother of former Ivoirian head of state, Laurent Gbagbo died late on Wednesday in Yamoussoukro on her way to the town of Gagnoa, sources close to the family confirmed.

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16-Oct-2014 to 13:15

Germany pledges to manage Ebola treatment unit in Liberian capital

APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — -The Ebola Coordinator from Germany, Ambassador Johannes Lindner has disclosed that Germany will take over the management of the Ebola Treatment Unit at the Samuel K. Doe Sports Complex in Paynesville near Monrovia, the Liberian capital, when it is constructed by the World Health Organization (WHO).

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16-Oct-2014 to 13:09

Nigeria sets 2015 budget at $78 oil benchmark

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has proposed an oil benchmark of $78 per barrel for the 2015 budget, 0.50 cents higher than the $77.50 per barrel approved by the National Assembly in the 2014 budget, reports said on Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 13:01

Senegal: alleged killer of student Bassirou Faye placed in custody

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — - The policeman who allegedly shot the University of Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) student Bassirou Faye on 14 August 2014 during clashes between the students and security forces, has been identified and under arrest, according to the Prosecutor General Serigne Bassirou Gueye.

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