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Ebola cases climb, include American aid workers

According to the World Health Organization, as of July 27, the number of cases attributed to Ebola virus disease stood at 1,201, including 672 deaths, involving cases in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Fort Worth, TX, Nigeria, Togo,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Liberia president orders new anti-Ebola measures

In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Togo, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Toronto Star

Ebola kills senior doctor at Liberia's largest hospital, health official says

Dr. Samuel Brisbane is the first Liberian doctor to die in an outbreak the World Health Organization says has killed 129 people in Liberia, and more than 670 in several West African countries.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Uganda, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Togo,

The Oregonian

'Underwear Bomber,' the potty jihadi, had a damp fuse: Spy Games Update

In this undated image made available on Monday Dec. 28 2009 by teacher Mike Rimmer, Nigerian Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab poses while a pupil at the International School, Lome, Togo.


Related Topix: World News, Togo,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Nigeria confirms Liberian man died of Ebola in Lagos

Nigeria said Friday that Ebola caused the death of a Liberian national who died in quarantine in Lagos, confirmation that the worst-ever outbreak of the virus has reached Africa's most populous country.


Related Topix: Nigeria, Liberia, World News, Africa, Togo, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Segbefia Grilled Over Stolen Cars

Alex Segbefia Deputy Minister-designate for Defence, Alex Segbefia was subjected to thorough grilling on Friday when he appeared before Parliament's Appointments Committee vetting ministerial nominees.


Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa, Benin

Sun Jul 13, 2014


Togo evicts hotel group Accor amid contract dispute

Togo has ordered Europe's largest hotel group, Accor, to quit the country immediately or face more than 500,000,000 CFA francs in daily fines, according to the hotel group and court documents.


Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa,

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Ecobank shareholders vote to allow investors who don't subscribe to bank's pan African ideals

Plans by Ecobank Transnational Incorporated to restrict ownership of the institution to investors who subscribed to the pan African ideals of the company has been thrown out by shareholders.


Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa