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28-Oct-2014 to 17:59

Ebola: Senegal will not close border with Mali

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Senegalese government said it has no intention of closing its border with Mali which recently recorded its first confirmed Ebola case, a two-year-old girl who later died of the disease.

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24-Oct-2014 to 15:37

Kidnappers release former President of Nigerian Bar Association

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The former President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Okey Wali has been released by his abductors, the incumbent President of the NBA, Mr. Augustine Alegeh, has said.

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23-Oct-2014 to 17:47

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $485 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — The Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone closed its trading session on Wednesday, lower than the previous day.

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23-Oct-2014 to 16:04

New tests underway to treat Ebola

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — An international research consortium led by the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp (ITM) will assess whether treatment with antibodies in the blood of Ebola survivors could help infected patients fight off the disease.

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23-Oct-2014 to 15:08

Actionaid Senegal launches land-grabbing report

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — Actionaid Senegal has used the Africa Social Forum in Dakar to launch its so-called Ndiael Report which chronicles large scale land grabbing from farmers by multi-national agro industries in the country.

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22-Oct-2014 to 10:59

HIV/AIDS, diarrheal disease, malaria deadlier than Ebola in Africa - survey

APA- Dakar (Senegal) — While recent fears about the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa have gripped the world, more people have died of HIV/AIDS in Africa in 2012 than any other cause of death, according to the 2014 Africa Survey to be released October 28th in Johannesburg.

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21-Oct-2014 to 18:27

W/Africa’s BRVM trades securities worth over $497 000

APA-Dakar-(Senegal) — The Regional Securities Exchange (BRVM) of the eight nation West African franc zone closed its trading session on Monday, lower than the previous day.

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