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  1. Sierra Leone: WHO too slow to help doc with EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Park Record

    ... Buck is the fourth Sierra Leonean doctor to die in an outbreak that has also touched Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Senegal. The West African outbreak has been blamed for more than 2,400 deaths, and experts say it is out of control. The U.S. has ...

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  2. Gov't Says All U.S. Health Care Facilities Need to Be Ready for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Men walk past Ebola prevention posters in a suburb of Dakar on September 11, 2014. A Guinean student who was Senegal's only confirmed case in the deadly Ebola epidemic has recovered, the health ministry said on September 10. Senegal became the fifth ...

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  3. Ebola: Second doctor infected by Patrick Sawyer survives; tells full storyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... of Wednesday 23rd July, the tests carried out in LUTH showed a signal for Ebola. Samples were then sent to Dakar, Senegal for a confirmatory test. Dr. Adadevoh went for several meetings with the Lagos State Ministry of Health. Thereafter, officials ...

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  4. Men's soccer makes strides on offense against MinutemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Daily Free Press

    ... Badji should be hitting the back of the net in no time, propelling this offense to a higher level, as the Dakar, Senegal, native registered 14 career goals over his first three seasons with the Terriers. Coupled with the brick wall that has been the ...

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  5. Rights Groups Call for President Yahya Jammeh to Reject Gambia's New Anti-Gay LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... at international human rights law," says Francois Patuel, a campaigner for Amnesty International based in Dakar, Senegal. "The first one - it contains a section on "aggravated homosexuality" which could be used to target a segment of the population ...

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  6. Salif Keita at Yoshi's San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Keita, a 40-year-plus veteran of the music scene, is one of Africa's top musical stars, one who travels all over the world. He sings in MalinkA , a dialect of the Manding group of languages -prevalent but not predominant in many West African nations including Mali, Guinea, Senegal and the Ivory Coast but a language incomprehensible to most of his audience.

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  7. APO Announces Finalists for the 2014 APO Media AwardRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    DAKAR, Senegal, September 15, 2014/African Press Organization / Ten African journalists, including three in Kenya, two in Ethiopia, two in South Africa, one in Burkina Faso, one in Ghana, and one in Rwanda, APO Media Award celebrates brilliant and inspiring stories about Africa. Stories are judged on content, writing, analysis, creativity, human interest and community impact.

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  8. 35 deaths attributed to Ebola outbreak in CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Newsday

    ... is not related to another taking place in West Africa blamed for the deaths of more than 2,200 people. DAKAR, Senegal - (AP) -- The World Health Organization says that an Ebola outbreak in Congo is thought to have killed 35 people of the more than ...

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  9. WHO: Ebola situation in Senegal remains stableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    The situation in Senegal, which confirmed its first case of Ebola virus disease on 29 August, remains stable. To date, 67 close contacts of the initial case have been identified and monitored twice daily.

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  10. Ebola Situation in Senegal remains stableRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | World Health Organization

    The situation in Senegal, which confirmed its first case of Ebola virus disease on 29 August, remains stable. To date, 67 close contacts of the initial case have been identified and monitored twice daily.

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  11. Virtuoso Of Senegambia - The Formidable Soundioulou CissokhoRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The Grand Master of Kora Music of the Senegambia and the Royal Sound of Manding Kora Music Kmokho Kandara Bamody Cissokho was born in 1921 in Senegal, Ziguinchor in Casamance. Kmokho Kandara Bamody Cissokho, known as Soundioulo Cissokho is the son of the famous Korafol, Kimintang Cissokho, alias Bah Djaly, Jl of king Abdou N'Diaye, and Caroline Da Silva, a princess of Guinea Bissau.

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  12. Senegal: Activists Push for Looser Abortion Laws in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Senegalese health workers and activists are demanding women be allowed access to medically safe abortions in certain cases, such as rape or under-age pregnancies. "Secret" abortions are now one of the leading causes of maternal death in Senegal and forced pregnancies have led to an increase in infanticide.

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  13. Activists Push for Looser Abortion Laws in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Voice of America

    Senegalese health workers and activists are demanding women be allowed access to medically safe abortions in certain cases, such as rape or under-age pregnancies. "Secret" abortions are now one of the leading causes of maternal death in Senegal and forced pregnancies have led to an increase in infanticide.

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  14. Ebola threatens food securityRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Western Producer

    The world's worst Ebola epidemic has endangered harvests and sent food prices soaring in West Africa, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization has said, warning the problem would intensify in coming months.a The FAO issued a special alert for Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three countries most affected by the outbreak, which has killed at least 1,550 people since the virus was detected in the remote jungles of southeastern Guinea in March.a Restrictions on people's movements and the establishment of quarantine zones to contain the spread of the hemorrhagic fever have led to panic buying, food shortages and price hikes in countries ill-prepared to absorb the shock.a "In the three countries severely affected by Ebola, the agriculture and food security situation is really deteriorating," said Vincent Martin, head of an FAO unit in Dakar, Senegal, that ... (more)

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  15. Guinean who brought Ebola to Senegal recovers from virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Star Online

    The first case of the Ebola virus detected in Senegal, a 21-year-old student who arrived from neighbouring Guinea last month, has recovered from the deadly disease, a senior official said on Wednesday. "We did a first blood test on Friday and a second 48 hours later and both of them came back negative," Papa Amadou Diack, Senegal's director of health, told Reuters.

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  16. Column: West must step up to battle EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Northern Life

    ... There is no known cure for this highly contagious virus. And there is good reason to fear contagion. Last week, Senegal became the fifth West African country to report a case, carried by a student in Guinea to Senegal's capital, Dakar. There have ...

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  17. Marcus Center to Welcome Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir, 11/3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Marcus Center will present The Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir for one night only on Monday, November 3 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $35 and $15 for children and students.

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  18. 'No Man's Job': Inside The Lives Of Senegal's Female MechanicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Switched

    Photographer Anthony Kurtz traveled to Senegal in 2011 and spent 10 days documenting the lives of female auto mechanics in Dakar, the capital of Senegal. The women in his series, titled " No Man's Job ," are bold and courageous.

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  19. Male-male bonds as a key to the evolution of complex social systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... the social evolution of humans. Within a long-term field study conducted at the DPZ Research Station Simenti in Senegal, a population of Guinea baboons was observed over a period of two years. The scientists found that the social organization of the ...

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  20. Guinean who brought Ebola to Senegal recovers from virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    The first case of the Ebola virus detected in Senegal, a 21-year-old student who arrived from neighbouring Guinea last month, has recovered from the deadly disease, a senior official said on Wednesday. "We did a first blood test on Friday and a second 48 hours later and both of them came back negative," Papa Amadou Diack, Senegal's director of health, told Reuters.

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