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Tuesday | Our World 2.0

Cooperation Key to Curbing Ebola

The raging epidemic of Ebola virus disease in West Africa underscores the urgent need for international cooperation for emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases.

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

Tuesday | CNN

Khumbulani Malinga dreams of United States of Africa

In 1924 Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr a Jamaican Political Leader and Orator wrote a poem titled; Hail United States of Africa: His words captured the hearts of the Fathers of Pan Africanism to give birth to the Pan Africanist Movement which in 1945 held its fifth Pan Africanist Congress in Manchester, United Kingdom which was attended by Patrice ... (more)

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Related Topix: Greater Manchester County, England, World News, United Kingdom, South Africa, Africa, Togo, Guinea, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Robert Mugabe

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Malaysia Chronicle

Ebola Scare: Filipino seaman in Togo isolated after bleeding & vomiting

THE FILIPINO seaman in the West African country of Togo who earlier showed symptoms of the Ebola virus disease has tested negative, the Department of Foreign Affairs said.

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Related Topix: Togo, Africa, World News,

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Togo: Two suspected cases of Ebola reported in Lome

Thanks to Lucie Lecomte for sending the link to this Koaci Info report: Togo: Two suspected cases of Ebola reported in Lome .

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Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa, Malaria, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Mon Aug 18, 2014

In-depth Africa

Ebola: Four more cleared in Lagos

The two male doctors, a female nurse and a patient on admission at the First Consultant Hospital when the late Patrick Sawyer was admitted, were found to be Ebola positive, bringing to five the number of Nigerians cleared of the deadly disease in the last 72 hours.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Medicine, Africa, Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Togo,

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Iol.co.za

Ship quarantine a caution against Ebola

A Liberian container vessel has been cleared at the Richards Bay port, after its arrival sparked fears that its crew could be carrying the deadly Ebola virus.

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Related Topix: Togo, World News, Africa

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Raw Story

World Health Organization meets to discuss experimental Ebola drugs

As the world scrambles to stem the rapid spread of the killer Ebola virus, the World Health Organization hosted a meeting on Monday to discuss the ethics of using experimental drugs.

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Related Topix: Togo, Africa, World News,

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Check Out New Photos From Yemi Alade's New Music Videos

Its been barely months since she dropped her much anticipated video for 'Tangerine' and she has begun working on new material.

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Related Topix: Togo, World News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Togo: False alarm on Ebola

"To date, no suspected cases of Ebola patient is reported in the country," said Friday the Togolese authorities, following the crazy rumors of a suspected case in Lome.

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Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

UAE's Khalifa Foundation Distributes Food Baskets To The Poor During Ramadan

The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has distributed around half-a-million food baskets to more than two hundred thousand families in 85 countries as part of its Ramadan Iftar campaign, which has just ended, Emirates News Agency reported.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, World News, Togo, Africa, Thailand

Mon Aug 04, 2014

In-depth Africa

Nigerian doctor contracts Ebola after treating victim

A woman doctor one of the eight who had "primary" contact with Liberian-American Patrick Sawyer who died of the virus in Lagos on July 25 is down with the virus, a test has confirmed.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Togo,

In-depth Africa

Liberia Excluded from Handball Tournament

Liberia has been excluded from participating in the African Junior Handball Tournament, from 28 July to 4, August, 2014 in Lome, Togo, due to the presence of Ebola in the country.

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Related Topix: Togo, World News, Africa

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Daily Star

Hometown mourns slain honorary consul

MEZYARA, Lebanon:The funeral of Lebanon's slain honorary consul for the West African state of Benin, Assaad Shaghouri was held in the Mezyara town of Zghorta Sunday.

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Related Topix: Benin, World News, Africa, Togo,

Fri Aug 01, 2014

KAIT-TV Jonesboro

West African nations are working to stop the Ebola outbreak

The CDC and WHO are sending additional resources to West Africa to help the overstretched medical workers.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Liberia, World News, Africa, Togo, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Free Republic

Nigeria: Ebola - Nigerian Travellers Commend NCAA, Arik Over Quick Response

Nigerian air travellers have commended the decision of the nation's major carrier, Arik Air and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority to ban operations to the Ebola endemic countries in West Africa.

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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

KMIZ

What is risk of catching Ebola on a plane?

Deadly diseases like Ebola are only a plane ride away. In today's interconnected world, linked by transoceanic flights, one infected person can trigger a domino effect that pays no attention to borders.

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Related Topix: Africa, Nigeria Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria, World News, Ghana, Africa, Togo,

Al Bawaba

Lebanese honorary consul assassinated in Togo

Panorama of the city of Lome in Togo, where the Lebanese Honorary Consul of Benin, Assaad Shaghouri was assassinated .

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Related Topix: World News, Togo, Africa, Benin

KSBW-TV

What is risk of catching Ebola on a plane?

Deadly diseases like Ebola are only a plane ride away. In today's interconnected world, linked by transoceanic flights, one infected person can trigger a domino effect that pays no attention to borders.

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Related Topix: Africa, Nigeria Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria, World News, Ghana, Africa, Togo,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Nurse.com

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.

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

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