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  1. InfrasoftTech Completes One More Successful AML Implementation in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MBendi

    ... Republic of The Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; India; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kenya; Kuwait; Lebanon; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; ...

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  2. Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review Working Group...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    During the two-week session, which commenced on 19 January, the following 14 States were subjected to the review by the Council's Working Group, comprised of all 47 members of the human rights body: Armenia, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Spain, Sweden and Turkey. "I am pleased with the successful conclusion of the 21st UPR session, in which we saw great commitment and active participation.

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  3. WHO: Ebola fight 'shifts to ending epidemic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    The World Health Organization say for the first time in 7 months, the number of new Ebola cases in West Africa has fallen below 100, and the focus of efforts against the disease is shifting from slowing transmission to ending the epidemic. To reach this goal as quickly as possible, resources have shifted from rapidly building infrastructure to finding and managing new cases, ensuring safe burials and engaging communities, says the latest World Health Organization situation report on Ebola .

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  4. Lawson's Economic Freedom BetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... change) countries are: Top 20 - Bottom 20 Hong Kong - Haiti Romania - Cameroon Rwanda - Senegal Singapore - Guinea-Bissau Bulgaria - Mali Cyprus - Bolivia Unit. Arab Em. - Algeria Chile - Guyana Mauritius - Gabon Lithuania - Ecuador Slovak Rep - ...

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  5. UN lauds Mali for stemming Ebola epidemic, flags need to boost cross-border surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Big News Network.com

    ... exportation of Ebola cases." Surveillance and information sharing will be increased in the border districts of Guinea-Bissau, C"te d"Ivoire, Mali and Senegal adjacent to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, according to WHO. The United Nations ...

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  6. Index: Economic Freedom Expands in Many Parts of Sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PressReleasePoint

    ... have moved up from the ranks of the "repressed" to "mostly unfree." Six others, including Angola , Comoros , Guinea-Bissau and Seychelles , have registered sustained growth in economic freedom over the past five years. However, Sub-Saharan Africa ...

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  7. World Cannot Wait to Act on Recovery As It Did on Initial Ebola ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... on the road to growth. Maria Cardoso takes Ebola-prevention messages from door to door in at-risk villages of Guinea-Bissau. "If we fight these diseases with safe practices," she says, People are struggling to make ends meet as their incomes ...

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  8. EU divided over 'conditionality' of aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | EurActiv.com

    ... cases" included the 2009 coup d'etat in Madagascar, as well as similar situations in Zimbabwe, Togo and Guinea-Bissau. There still appear to be a certain number of taboo subjects in the political dialogue between the EU and the ACP countries. If ...

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  9. Oxfam calls for massive post-Ebola Marshall PlanRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | PressReleasePoint

    People need cash in their hands now, they need good jobs to feed their families in the near future and decent health, education and other essential services. International agency Oxfam today called for a multi-million dollar post-Ebola 'Marshall Plan' to put the three West Africa countries hit by the crisis back on their feet.

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  10. China's concrete diplomacy in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    ... date is unlikely to be a coincidence. In recent years they have built similar structures in Angola, Burundi, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Sierra Leone and Togo. The list could go on. Sudan, for instance, has large oil reserves. Its ...

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  11. Ebola Ebbing in West Africa But Vigilance Needed - WHORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Weekend

    ... " the United Nations agency said, adding that disease surveillance was being stepped up in border districts of Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal.

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  12. WorldRemit and MTN agree major Mobile Money partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WebWire

    Online money transfer service WorldRemit and telecoms operator MTN have signed a global partnership that will enable WorldRemit customers to send remittances instantly to MTN's Mobile Money customers. The agreement extends WorldRemit's position as the leading provider of remittances to Mobile Money users at a time when the technology is experiencing rapid uptake, especially in Africa.

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  13. Orange establishes African 'hothouse' investment programme, Orange Digital VenturesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ... present in 17 African countries, with operations in Botswana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Niger, Central African Republic ( 'The focus of Orange Digital ...

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  14. UK search for Jihadi John spotlights recruitment role of soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Switched

    ... open training sessions for Arsenal, but failed to get selected. Mr. Da Costa, born in Portugal to parents from Guinea-Bissau adopted in Syria the name Abu Isa Andaluzi. Andaluzi or Al Andalus are names adopted by several of the approximately one ...

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  15. UN lauds Mali for stemming Ebola epidemic, flags need to boost cross-border surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Newkerala.com

    ... exportation of Ebola cases.' Surveillance and information sharing will be increased in the border districts of Guinea-Bissau, Cote d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal adjacent to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, according to WHO. The United Nations on ...

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  16. UN lauds Mali for stemming Ebola epidemic, flags need to boost cross-border surveillanceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | United Nations

    ... exportation of Ebola cases.' Surveillance and information sharing will be increased in the border districts of Guinea-Bissau, CA te d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal adjacent to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, according to WHO. The United Nations ...

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  17. Ebola ebbing in West Africa but vigilance neededRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Fox News

    ... the United Nations agency said, adding that disease surveillance was being stepped up in border districts of Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal. Every 10 days the number of new cases is halving in Guinea -- where, at 20, the figure was the ...

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  18. Ebola ebbing in West Africa but vigilance needed -WHORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AlertNet

    ... the United Nations agency said, adding that disease surveillance was being stepped up in border districts of Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal. Every 10 days the number of new cases is halving in Guinea -- where, at 20, the figure was the ...

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  19. .com | Ebola ebbing in West Africa but vigilance needed - WHORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | News24

    ... the United Nations agency said, adding that disease surveillance was being stepped up in border districts of Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal. Every 10 days the number of new cases is halving in Guinea - where, at 20, the figure was the ...

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  20. WHO Ebola sitrep, January 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Crofs Blogs

    ... tested negative for EVD. a Surveillance and information sharing will be increased in the border districts of Guinea-Bissau, CA te d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal adjacent to the 3 intense-transmission countries. a Each of the intense-transmission ...

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