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8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com
South Africa said on Thursday that due to fears over the spread of the Ebola virus it was banning travelers from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone from entering the country, apart from its own citizens.
12 hrs ago | The Northern Miner
Banro recently announced a large financing plan to improve its liquidity and ability to bring Namoya, its second gold mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo , to full production.
14 hrs ago | Umupira
The Rwanda Football Federation on Tuesday appealed against its disqualification from 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers for fielding a player with double nationality.
15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Outgoing U.N. rights chief Navi Pillay rebuked the U.N. Security Council on Thursday for putting short-term geopolitical concerns and narrowly-defined national interests ahead of intolerable human suffering and grave breaches of global peace and security.
16 hrs ago | The Japan Times
In June of 1963, Kyu Sakamoto's "Ue wo Muite Aruko" - better known as "Sukiyaki" overseas - became Japan's first, and only, No.
21 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs
The Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo has announced it will dispatch a five-man professional medical team to Liberia to help the fight against the deadly Ebola Disease.
Lake Nyos is a crater lake in the Northwest Region of Cameroon , located about 315 km northwest of Yaound .
Democratic Republic of Congo has sent its health minister and a team of experts to the remote northern Equateur province after several people died there from a disease with Ebola-like symptoms, a local official and a professor said on Wednesday.
When completed, the cement plant will have a capacity of 3,000 tonnes per day. "In addition to its enormous mineral resources, the is characterised by growing stability and a rapidly increasing population.
THE Cotton and Textile Development Programme is promoting 20 high-performing farmers to become village-based agro dealers in-charge of quality inputs.
As the Ebola epidemic claims new victims at an ever-increasing rate, African governments in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia have instituted a "cordon sanitaire," deploying troops to forcibly isolate the inhabitants in an area containing most of the cases.
In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Ziad Dalloul, the chief executive of Africell's Lebanese parent company Lintel Holding, has revealed that the company generated annual sales of USD220 million in 2013, up 30% year-on-year.
The aid will help authorities in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria to strengthen their surveillance and response systems to halt the spread of the deadly disease, AfDB president Donald Kaberuka said.
When humanitarian organizations in eastern DRC started reducing food provisions for able-bodied men, one man displaced by the fighting started a mobile phone charging cabin to make ends meet.
Leaders of the Southern African Development Community want the United Nations to assist in removing members of the FDLR militia being sheltered in Democratic Republic of Congo.
An unusually deadly outbreak of polio in 2010 in the Democratic Republic of Congo was linked Monday to a mutated form of the virus which common vaccines may not prevent.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 08:34 pm
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