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2 hrs ago | ITV

Students stranded in Africa after travel firm collapse

The collapse of travel company Student Adventures, run by GBCE Ltd, means that the youngsters will not have accomodation or travel booked for their remaining time in Tanzania, the Practical Action charity has been told.

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5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

SA mercy bid blocked

South African doctors on a humanitarian trip to Gaza are stuck in Cairo, and have called on locals here to put pressure on the Egyptian embassy to help them.

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9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Lesotho military says it has disarmed police

Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defense force spokesman said.

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13 hrs ago | ABC News

Resident: Lesotho Military Occupies Police Station

A security guard in the capital of Lesotho says the military has occupied police stations there and are moving to other districts.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Iol.co.za

DA wants e-visas for tourists

The Democratic Alliance launched a petition on Friday urging the tourism and home affairs ministries to introduce electronic visas for tourists.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: AfDB President Kaberuka and WHO Regional Director for Africa ...

The African Development Bank and the World Health Organization have renewed their commitment to working with Liberia in its fight against the ravaging Ebola virus disease now plaguing the sub-region.

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In-depth Africa

Sudan says suspected Ebola patient died of AIDS

August 28, 2014 The Darfur Regional Authority announced that a "weakly suspected" Ebola virus case was infected with HIV.

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HON

European MRSA Originated in Sub-Saharan Africa, Study Finds

The main strain of a common antibiotic-resistant infection in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa originated in sub-Saharan Africa, a new study says.

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Kansas City InfoZine

Travel Alert, Potential Implications for Travel Because of Ebola in Parts of West Africa

This Travel Alert will expire on February 27, 2015. Due to an outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in the West African nations of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued Level 3 Travel Warnings for those three countries advising against non-essential travel and provided guidance to reduce the potential ... (more)

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Iol.co.za

Asian women lured to SA for sex work

Hundreds of Asian women are being lured to South Africa to work in the illicit sex industry, with scores of them operating from suburban Durban homes, a Daily News investigation has uncovered.

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Mail & Guardian

China's designs on Africa in dispute

Beijing's relations with countries in Africa are riddled with lies and truths and everything in between.

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Los Angeles Times

NIH to launch Ebola vaccine trials in humans

With the first human trials of Ebola vaccines getting underway, officials say that existing public health measures will continue to be the mainstay of efforts to stop the spread of Ebola.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Independent

Students heading off to 'charity challenge' grounded at Gatwick after travel firm goes bust

Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.

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Iol.co.za

How to avoid high roaming costs

As part of its strategy to extend into the world's most popular destinations, telecoms provider Orange is now offering services to travellers to popular tourist destinations.

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Ghanamma.com

WHO warns 20,000 at risk of Ebola

The World Health Organization says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people before it is brought under control.

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Real Change

Passage from India

The death of Karamchand Gandhi in 1884 would have momentous consequences. At the time, his son Mohandas was in his teens and already married.

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Al Bawaba

flydubai reaches milestone 80 destinations with addition of three new routes in East Africa

Dubai-based flydubai today announced the addition of three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80. With the launch of fights in September 2014 to Bujumbura in Burundi, Entebbe in Uganda and Kigali in Rwanda, flydubai will fly to nine destinations in Africa.

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The Republic

Purdue students get funding for projects in Africa

Two teams of Purdue University students have been awarded nearly $20,000 for projects intended to boost an African village's water supply and design a new type of African grain thresher.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WDIO

Couple Working in Guinea Shares Experiences While in Northland

Updated: 08/27/2014 10:22 PM Created: 08/27/2014 8:57 PM WDIO.com By: Laurie Stribling lstribling@wdio.com A couple working in West Africa visited the Northland this week.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

UMES Officials Monitor Ebola Virus Disease Situation

The Charles R. Drew Student Health Center staff at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is closely monitoring the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and is following the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control , the World Health Organization , and collaborating with our local health department.

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