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  1. Heads of State, ministers to attend 2nd Africa Business ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced that Ethiopia, Ghana, Rwanda and Senegal Heads of State, as well as several ministers and dignitaries have confirmed their presence at the 2nd Africa Global Business Forum, due to take place in Dubai in October. The forum is to be held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.

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  2. OCHA: Ebola as of September 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... rs away, without leaving a string of persisting outbreaks along the way? If one Guinean case got as far as Dakar, in Senegal, why didn't he infect anyone else on his own long journey?

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  3. Senegal: Supported By USAID Guarantee, City of Dakar Announces First...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The City of Dakar announced today its plans to issue the first non-sovereign-backed municipal bond in all of Sub-Saharan Africa outside of South Africa. The $41.8 million bond, backed by a U.S. Agency for International Development Development Credit Authority bond guarantee, will raise funds for the construction of a marketplace for more than 3,500 street vendors.

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  4. Germany, France to provide airlifts in Ebola fightRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | WTOV9

    The foreign ministry said late Friday that 100 soldiers and two military planes will initially be provided for the operation, which might use Dakar in Senegal as a hub. Germany also plans to help set up field hospitals, provide military equipment and conduct training for medical staff in West Africa.

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  5. Germany, France plan air lifts to help fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Angela Merkel and military officials said on Friday. Merkel said Germany "will establish airlifts from Dakar (Senegal) from where deliveries can be made to all three countries, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea". Government ministries were still ...

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  6. Germany, France to provide airlifts to West Africa to aid in Ebola fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The foreign ministry said late Friday that 100 soldiers and two military planes will initially be provided for the operation, which might use Dakar in Senegal as a hub. Germany also plans to help set up field hospitals, provide military equipment and conduct training for medical staff in West Africa.

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  7. UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop EbolaRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | KDWN

    ... At least 2,400 deaths have been blamed on the outbreak, which has touched Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and Senegal since it was first recognized in March. Half of the nearly 5,000 cases occurred in the last three weeks, and officials said ...

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  8. West Africans welcome U.S. effort to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... all the possibilities to reach these areas to provide the best possible care," he said. Guelor Djoe, 28, in Dakar, Senegal, said the U.S. aid is welcome, "even if it is coming very late." "Ebola is ravaging these countries, and I think it's time the ...

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  9. Senegal to base U.S. military efforts against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... contain Ebola's spread. Capt. Heather Healy gives kisses to a baby at the Pouponniere de Medina orphanage in Dakar, Senegal, in Oct. 2003.. Capt. Heather Healy gives kisses to a baby at the Pouponniere de Medina orphanage in Dakar, Senegal, in Oct. ...

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  10. UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... At least 2,400 deaths have been blamed on the outbreak, which has touched Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and Senegal since it was first recognized in March. Half of the nearly 5,000 cases occurred in the last three weeks, and officials said ...

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  11. Medical charity: Time running out to stop EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    DAKAR, Senegal - International efforts to stop the accelerating spread of Ebola in West Africa were ramping up Tuesday, but a medical charity warned that the response is still dangerously behind and time is running out to act.

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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