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  1. WHO Declares Nigeria & Senegal Ebola FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Black Enterprise

    When it comes to handling Ebola, some western nations may well be served taking a peak at a page from Nigeria and Senegal's medical journals. With the news on October 20th that Nigeria, the most populous nation in Africa and home to the continent's largest economy, had been declared Ebola free, investors across the globe with an eye on emerging markets, most likely heaved a collective sigh of relief.

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  2. The World Health Organzation Declares Nigeria And Senegal Ebola-FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | NewsOne

    The World Health Organization has declared Nigeria and Senegal Ebola-free after the West African countries have reported no new cases of the virulent killer after a 42-day period, twice the maximum incubation period of Ebola to detect possible unreported cases of infection. Interestingly enough, reportedly, top epidemiologists in Nigeria have performed their due diligence with regards to tracing back the disease's entry into the country and all confirmed cases of Ebola were linked back to a Liberian air traveler, who brought the virus in to the republic on July 20th, according to the WHO.

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  3. West Africa: Ebola Hits West Africa Food SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to their farms and harvest, or even come to Freetown with their products," she said. Along the border of Guinea and Senegal, at least 16 weekly markets have been shut down, according to WFP. In Liberia, many of the weekly markets also remain ...

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  4. Pentagon announces Ebola rapid-response team for US cases of virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the country hardest hit by the disease. Other U.S. troops are working at an airport cargo facility in Dakar, Senegal. The Pentagon has said that up to 4,000 troops potentially could be deployed to West Africa to deal with the spread of the Ebola ...

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  5. Soldiers Leave Senegal for Liberia to Support United AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    The commander of the 101st Airborne Division and more than 30 of his troops departed from Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport here yesterday en route to Liberia, where they will join hundreds of U.S. service members engaged in the fight against Ebola in West Africa. A group of 30 U.S. military personnel, including Marines, airmen, and soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division, board an Air Force C-17 Globemaster III at Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport in Dakar, Senegal, Oct. 19, 2014.

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  6. More US troops arriving in West Africa for Ebola fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... are now in Liberia to build treatment centers and provide logistical support. Another 115 are in Dakar, Senegal, at an "air bridge" transportation hub to support the mission, Pentagon spokesman Col. Steve Warren told reporters. About 80 more troops ...

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  7. Ebola crisis: Nigeria declared Ebola-free three days after Senegal beats virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Independent

    ... to have been a success. WHO's declaration that transmission of Ebola had stopped in Nigeria came three days after Senegal, which recorded just one case, passed the same benchmark. The infected man entered the country on 29 August after travelling to ...

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  8. Pentagon announces Ebola rapid-response team for U.S. cases of virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the country hardest hit by the disease. Other U.S. troops are working at an airport cargo facility in Dakar, Senegal. The Pentagon has said that up to 4,000 troops potentially could be deployed to West Africa to deal with the spread of the Ebola ...

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  9. Private hospitals brace for possible entry of Ebola virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    ... the safety of Filipino workers." On Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that the Ebola outbreak in Senegal was over and commended the country for its diligence to end the transmission of the virus. "Senegal's response is a good ...

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  10. UN health agency: Ebola outbreak over in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Gary Weinstein) GENEVA - (AP) -- The U.N. health agency officially declared an end Friday to the Ebola outbreak in Senegal, a rare bit of good news amid the public outcry and fear over the deadly disease that remains out of control in three West ...

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  11. WHO: The lessons of Ebola in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    Forty-two days have now passed since the last contact of Senegal's single confirmed case of Ebola virus disease completed the requisite 21-day monitoring period, under medical supervision, developed no symptoms, and tested negative for the virus. The response to Senegal's first case, confirmed on 29 August, on the part of President Macky Sall, the Ministry of Health and Welfare, headed by Dr Awa Coll-Seck, and several other sectors of government, carries some instructive lessons for many other developing countries that are now wisely preparing to respond to an imported case.

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  12. US travel ban could sour ties with Ebola-hit nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... ineffective given the difficulty in piecing together people's travel history. US airlines fly to Nigeria, Ghana and Senegal, but they have no direct connections with the three affected countries, so all the traffic from there is coming either ...

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  13. Many Liberian healthcare workers ignore Ebola strike callRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... in West Africa, mostly in Liberia, neighbouring Sierra Leone and Guinea. The disease has also spread to Nigeria, Senegal, Spain and the United States. Healthcare workers are particularly vulnerable, as the disease is spread through direct contact ...

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  14. Sowing the seeds of stable agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    Senegal's institute for food tech trains women and farmers to add value to their products and earn a better living. [ABIDJAN] In a country with a precarious history of food insecurity , one award-winning research institution is driving change in Senegal by focusing on training farmers and helping them to diversify their products.

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  15. Aspire players dream bigRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    ... and promised to play their hearts out to qualify the nation to win laurels. They have returned to their base in Senegal after helping the Black Starlets beat the Baby Lions of Cameroun in the African Qualifiers. Chief motivator of the players, ...

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  16. Get caught upRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | CNN

    ... confirmed, probable and suspected cases of Ebola to 8,399. The numbers were reported from Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Spain and the United States. As the Ebola virus spreads and grows into a global threat, there is a lot of talk ...

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  17. Ebola outbreak: Get up to speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | CNN

    ... confirmed, probable and suspected cases of Ebola to 8,399. The numbers were reported from Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Spain and the United States. As the Ebola virus spreads and grows into a global threat, there is a lot of talk ...

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  18. Ebola threat to Saints star's cup dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Daily Echo

    ... to life at St Mary's as he settles into the world of the Premier League . He was back representing his country, Senegal, in yesterday's 0-0 qualifying draw against Tunisia at the Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor in Dakar. The result maintained Senegal's ...

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  19. AFCON 2015: Senegal, Tunisia share spoilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Senegal maintained their position at the top of Group G when they played to a 0-0 draw against Tunisia in their 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Stade Leopold Sedar in Dakar on Friday night. The result leaves the Lions of Teranga in pole position with seven points from three matches, followed closely by Tunisia, also with seven points.

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  20. Tunisia/Senegal: Tunisia Hold SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Tunis, - Tunisia's national soccer team held Senegal's to a goalless draw at an Africa Cup of Nations Group G Day-3 qualifier played on Friday evening in Dakar. At the end of Day 3, Senegal and Tunisia are on the top of their group with 7 points ahead of Egypt third with 3 points and Botswana fourth with no point.

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