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  1. Does Ebola immunise as well as kill?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... with mild symptoms and low concentrations of Ebola virus in the blood. One was a Guinean student who travelled to Senegal and is not known to have infected anyone else, despite having contact with dozens of people. Ian MacKay, a virologist at ...

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  2. CONFIRMED: Black Satellites to play Nigeria in friendlies next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The Black Satellites have finally confirmed that the two-legged friendly against Nigeria will be played in Ghana ahead of the 2015 Africa Youth Championship in Senegal, DailySoccerGhana.com can confirm. The Ghana Under-20 side will first face the Flying Eagles at the Accra Stadium on February 16th before honoring the second warm-up match at the Tema Park three days later.

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  3. Senegal hosts US, African army chiefsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Vanguard

    Peace and security will be the focus of a conference bringing together top American military brass and the heads of 35 African armies which opened in Senegal on Monday. The meeting comes amid heightened concerns over conflict across the continent, with intensified Boko Haram bloodshed delaying elections in Nigeria, the Central African Republic struggling to recover from a coup and ethnic violence raging in South Sudan.

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  4. West Africa: 'More Than 16,000 Children Lost Parents or Caregivers to Ebola'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    West Africa: More Than 16,000 Children Lost Parents or Caregivers to Ebola - Many Are Taken in By the Communities - Unicef Dakar, Senegal/Geneva/New York - Some 16,600 children are registered as having lost one or both parents, or their primary caregivers to Ebola in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, but less than 3 per cent have had to be placed outside family or community care, UNICEF said today. "Since overcoming their initial fears and misconceptions about Ebola, families have been showing incredible support, providing care and protection for children whose parents have died," said Manuel Fontaine, UNICEF's Regional Director for West and Central Africa.

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  5. .com | Senegal hosts US, African army chiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | News24

    Peace and security will be the focus of a conference bringing together top American military brass and the heads of 35 African armies which opened in Senegal on Monday. The meeting comes amid heightened concerns over conflict across the continent, with intensified Boko Haram bloodshed delaying elections in Nigeria, the Central African Republic struggling to recover from a coup and ethnic violence raging in South Sudan.

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  6. Tigo Senegal extend 3G+ network to the country's interiorRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The service expansion builds on the operator's XOF110 million initial investment in evolved 3G services in the country, which has already helped to bring improved mobile surfing to Tigo subscribers in the cities of Dakar, Touba, Mbour, Thies, Kaolack and Ziguinchor.

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  7. West Africa: 'More Than 16,000 Children Lost Parents or Caregivers to Ebola'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    West Africa: More Than 16,000 Children Lost Parents or Caregivers to Ebola - Many Are Taken in By the Communities - Unicef Dakar, Senegal/Geneva/New York - Some 16,600 children are registered as having lost one or both parents, or their primary caregivers to Ebola in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, but less than 3 per cent have had to be placed outside family or community care, UNICEF said today. "Since overcoming their initial fears and misconceptions about Ebola, families have been showing incredible support, providing care and protection for children whose parents have died," said Manuel Fontaine, UNICEF's Regional Director for West and Central Africa.

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  8. Ghana smile despite Afcon lossRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... - gave the Stars a chance of reaching as far as they did, particularly after that awful opening display against Senegal. Heck, even the GFA believed the side could do no more than 'go and do well'. Yet they exceeded such lowly expectations, ...

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  9. Ghanaians left downbeat following Afcon defeatRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... sets to watch the live telecast of the crucial encounter Sunday which was a repeat of the 1992 finals in Dakar, Senegal, reported Xinhua. But that could not materialize as the Black Stars were beaten 8-9 on penalties by Cote d'Ivoire, who lifted ...

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  10. Ivory Coast crowned Afcon championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Ivory Coast were crowned African champions after beating Ghana 9-8 in a penalty shoot-out in the Africa Cup of Nations final in Bata, Equatorial Guinea Sunday. It was Ivory Coast's second continental title and almost a repeat of the 1992 final when they defeated Ghana on penalties in Dakar, Senegal, when the shoot-out ended 11-10.

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  11. West Africa: Communities Receiving Ebola's Orphans With Open Arms, UN Agency ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Grief among the more than 16,000 children orphaned by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa runs deep, but most of them have been taken in by families thanks to the bonds of kinship that has proven stronger than stigma and fear associated with the disease, the UN Children's Fund said today. Andrew Brooks, speaking to reporters in Geneva on behalf of UNICEF by phone from Dakar, Senegal, said some families had taken in three to seven children, and only around 500 of the 16,600 children had had to be placed in mass care centres.

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  12. Senegal: Participatory Budgeting in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... assist local authorities to find the funds required to fulfil their obligations to citizens. The first locations in Senegal to implement PB were Matam, a small town in the north-east with about 20,000 inhabitants, and Fissel, a rural community of 28 ...

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  13. Meet the New Director of MOCARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Ocean Drive

    ... name and the museum remain in the city, under new leadership and with a new mission. Born into a Marxist family in Senegal, M'Bow studied at the University of Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar and continued his education in Paris, where he received a ...

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  14. Satellite tags tell story of Northumberland ospreys' migration to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    ... any length of time in Western Sahara. He has now apparently settled since last week in a coastal area of northern Senegal approximately midway between St Louis and Dakar, an area which is a "hot spot" for overwintering European ospreys. She is also ...

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  15. Favoured Ivory Coast face Ghana in 'dream' finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... last group game against Cameroon to reach the knockout stage, while Ghana fought back from an opening-day loss to Senegal to make the final. Former Nigeria skipper Sunday Oliseh, who won the Cup of Nations in 1994 and came close to another title in ...

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  16. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    ... return, I will continue my career-long effort to be worthy of the trust of those who place their trust in us. Dakar, Senegal - NigeriaA s electoral commission will postpone Feb. 14 presidential and legislative elections for six weeks to give a new ...

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  17. Grant unsure about Gyan fitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | New Vision

    ... nobody gave us a chance. They will show this on Sunday," he promised. "We have improved with every game. Algeria and Senegal were considered better than us and this was a challenge for us. Stand-in Ghana skipper and midfielder Andre Ayew said ...

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  18. AFCON 2015: Who succeeds Super Eagles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    G hana and Ivory Coast are set for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations that will be decided this evening at the Bata Stadium in Equatorial Guinea. Both teams are determined to shake off the toga of nearly men having failed to win the title since 1992 when they played in the final in Dakar, Senegal.

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  19. In brief: Divers retrieve more AirAsia bodies, raising total to 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... by a seat belt -- was believed to be either the pilot, Iriyanto, or French co-pilot Remi Emmanuel Plesel. DAKAR, Senegal -- Nigeria's electoral commission will postpone Feb. 14 presidential and legislative elections for six weeks to give a new ...

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  20. More than 1,000 fraudsters wed British women to get visas - not ONE ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... met musician Laye at a London nightclub in May 2007. He told her he was a widower supporting three young children in Senegal. He even showed her a death certificate for his late wife and three birth certificates for his children. 'He was a talented, ...

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