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  1. Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch despite calls for calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Protestor Jeff Hulbert of Annapolis, Maryland holds a sign reading "Stop the Flights" as he demonstrates in favor of a travel ban to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, in front of the White House in Washington October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Bourg PARIS: Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: Hysteria over Ebola has reached fever-pitch the world over despite repeated calls for calm.

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  2. Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: hysteria over Ebola has reached fever-pitch the world over despite repeated calls for calm. Jeff Hulbert from Annapolis, Maryland, dresses in a protective suit and holds a poster demanding protesting flight from West Africa, outside the White House in Washington, DC on October 16, 2014 The virus has killed nearly 4,500 people, most of them in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, and the disease has reared its ugly head further afield in the United States and Spain, sparking post-apocalyptic fears of mass contagion.

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  3. Mashaba unaware of unbecoming gestureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Shakes Mashaba reacted somewhat nonchalantly, surprised even, at Claude Le Roy's accusation that he made an obscene gesture at the Frenchman on Wednesday night. Deep in the bowels of Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, Mashaba first appeared shocked and then looked to laugh it off as members of the media relayed to him what his Congo-Brazzaville counterpart had just said earlier on.

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  4. De Sa hopes to halt Chiefs steamtrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Ajax Cape Town will tackle high-flying Kaizer Chiefs in the pick of the weekend s PSL matches. Photo: Matthew Jordaan It's back to the bread and butter stuff of the Absa Premiership for the country's elite teams this weekend following a long break induced by back-to-back Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

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  5. Federations shun IOC solidarity scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | New Vision

    By Thomas Muruka The International Olympic Committee has approved only four Olympic Solidarity scholarships to Ugandan athletes as they prepare for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Only four out of the 20 local federations responded to the offer, something that has not gone down well with the Uganda Olympic Committee.

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  6. Ambitious Angola takes to world stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    Is Angola about to become a global player? Luanda's recent diplomatic charm offensive means the country is running unopposed for one of three African nonpermanent seats on the United Nations Security Council for 2015 and 2016. Angola is no stranger to projecting power and influence.

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  7. Bafana waste home advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    The national football team have proven they can do well under pressure but they are dangerously close to being eliminated. Bafana Bafana's fans react disappointed as attempts to ensure qualification for the African Nations Cup were washed away.

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  8. Nigeria increases outbound transfer limit as UBA launches new MoneyGram serviceRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Lafferty

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced that the allowable limit for outbound peer-to-peer money transfers is to rise from US $3000 to US $5000. The regulator has stipulated that corporate entities cannot use the new rate as the service is exclusively for P2P purposes.

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  9. Leroy threatens to report MashabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Congo-Brazzaville coach Claude Le Roy has accused South African coach Shakes Mashaba of making an obscene gesture. Photo by Philip Maeta/Gallo Images Polokwane Congo-Brazzaville coach Claude Le Roy has accused South African coach Shakes Mashaba of making an obscene gesture following their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Polokwane on Wednesday night.

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  10. Bafana still on course to qualifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba believes the country remains on track for qualification to next year s Africa Cup of Nations. Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images Polokwane Despite Wednesday's draw, Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba believes the country remains on track for qualification to next year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Morocco.

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  11. Nigeria: Keshi Fired as Super Eagles CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Stephen Keshi was Wednesday night relieved the job of the Super Eagles despite putting back Nigeria's floundering run in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations back on track with a 3-1 home victory against Sudan at the Abuja National Stadium. Keshi who was booed by fans into the dressing room at regulation time last night, won only two matches out of the 12 played by Eagles.

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  12. LIVE: South Africa vs CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Goal.com

    OFFSIDE MASANGO!! Khumalo plays a decent ball behind the Congo defence but Masango is ruled offside. Good attempt but they need to time their runs.

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  13. U.S. public affairs officer to Republic of Congo speaks to high school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Milford Mirror

    Vanessa Rozier, a 2005 Jonathan Law High School graduate, will visit Jonathan Law today to speak to the senior class, the Model UN students, school newspaper staff, and broadcast journalism students. "Vanessa is a true Milford success story and her journey after high school is as fascinating and impressive as her current position," said school Spokeswoman Kathy Bonetti.

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  14. Matlaba blow for BafanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Bafana Bafana will be without Orlando Pirates defender Thabo Matlaba for Wednesday's crucial 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville. According to Bafana's media officer, Matlhomola Morake, who revealed the news on Wednesday morning via Twitter, Matlaba had been ruled out after he was named in Shakes Mashaba's starting line-up for a fourth successive game.

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  15. Algeria, Cameroon and South Africa on brink of qualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Algeria, Cameroon and South Africa will qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations if they win their qualifiers on Wednesday. All have home advantage with Algeria facing Malawi in Blida, Cameroon playing Sierra Leone in Yaounde and South Africa meeting Congo Brazzaville in Polokwane.

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  16. South Africa To Host AFCON 2015 If Morocco Insists on PostponementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Morocco, hosts of the January 17-February 8 African football showpiece, said last week that they want the tournament postponed over Ebola epidemic fears. However, the African Football Confederation reacted by saying the scheduled dates stand, and that the issue will be discussed in Algiers early next month.

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  17. Congo coach hits out at MashabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Congo-Brazzaville coach Claude le Roy on Tuesday hit back at Shakes Mashaba for what he perceived to be disrespectful comments ahead of last weekend's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Pointe Noire. "The other coach said our goalkeeper is not very good, and that they know how to beat Congo, because if we do not score in the first 10 minutes, we do not do anything," Le Roy said at Congo's final training session ahead of Wednesday's fixture.

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  18. Battle for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Morocco resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Fresh from a high-level refresher conference in Cairo last week, Africa's top football coaches plunge into battle, as the quest for a place at the 2015 African Nations Cup finals in Morocco resumes this weekend, with a number of gaffers in Southern African already feeling the heat. The national team head coaches and Football Association technical directors of all the Confederation of African Football members attended a two-day Fifa-funded seminar to review the 2014 Fifa World Cup and help them learn from the Brazil experience.

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  19. Ode to style: Meet the 'Afro-dandies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | CNN

    A spectrum of vivid colors is splashed across Matthew Rugamba's bow ties. No, this isn't a mistake -- drawing inspiration from his heritage, the Rwandan designer uses bold colors and stylish textiles from his homeland to produce chic accessories favored internationally.

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  20. Bafana close to qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa, Algeria and Cameroon will qualify for the 2015Africa Cup of Nations if they win their qualifiers on Wednesday. Johannesburg South Africa, Algeria and Cameroon will qualify for the 2015Africa Cup of Nations if they win their qualifiers on Wednesday.

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