APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — -Liberia's Minister of Transport, Angela Cassell-Bush, has voluntarily submitted herself to be quarantined following reports of the death of her driver, Nimene Sumo from the Ebola virus.
APA-Bamako (Mali) — – The United Nations which is presently facing a resurgence of attacks targeting its peacekeepers has initiated a debate to review the authority and mandate of its peacekeeping missions in Mali, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Syrian Golan.
APA-Banjul (Gambia) — The Gambia government is to host an international tourism conference dubbed ‘International Tourism Investment Forum’ from on 16th - 18th October, officials said in a press briefing held in Banjul on Monday.
APA- Dakar (Senegal) — The United Nations peacekeeping force in the Central African Republic (CAR) faces its biggest test since being deployed last month, Amnesty International said Tuesday amid reports of armed clashes and sectarian violence in the capital Bangui which resulted in the killing of civilians.
APA – London (United Kingdom) — UK has begun deliberating on a plan for a co-ordinated ‘Commonwealth-led’ military assistance for Nigerian forces in their campaign against Boko Haram; as well as increased international intelligence support and training for Nigerian government and military.
APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The United Nations Special Representative in West Africa, Saïd Djinnit has urged countries in West Africa to hold peaceful presidential elections in 2015 and resolve electoral disputes amiably.