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FTSE 250 movers: Ophir climbs after unveiling new gas discovery

Africa-focused Ophir Energy rose after it announced a new gas discovery in block R which it says increases the value of its 80%-owned offshore Equatorial Guinea project. The Silenus East-1 well found a 67m gross gas column in the primary target with a high-quality reservoir in line with pre-drill expectations.

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9 hrs ago | Live Charts

Ophir Energy gas discovery ups value of Guinea project

Africa-focused Ophir Energy has announced a new gas discovery in Block R which it says increases the value of its 80%-owned offshore Equatorial Guinea project. The Silenus East-1 well found a 67m gross gas column in the primary target with a high-quality reservoir in line with pre-drill expectations.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Freshnews

The Telecommunication Market in Central Africa: Key Fixed and Mobile Market Indicators

This research service provides an analysis of the Central African telecommunications market. It focuses on providing data for fixed, mobile, and Internet subscribers and the respective penetration rates for each country within the region.

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Ghanamma.com

Ghana Risks Polio Outbreak

Children are at risk of contracting the polio viral disease despite its eradication in the country six years ago, Dr George Bonsu, Programme Manager of Expanded Programme on Immunisation , has announced. He said since 2008, the country has been declared polio-free.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: The Progressing GERD

United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield said that the government of the United States pays close attention to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam , which Egypt was campaigning against to halt its construction. The Secretary admitted that the US government held "intensive discussions with both sides" and urged them to work out their differences.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Animals could spread Ebola to 15 more African countries, warn Oxford scientists

At least 15 African countries, primarily in the central regions of the continent, are at high risk of Ebola being spread by animals, in addition to the previous seven countries that have reported cases of zoonotic transmission of the disease, according to new research out of the UK. Predictive models created by researchers from Oxford University suggest that the current Ebola outbreak will eventually be spread eastward by wildlife, affecting countries like Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon in the coming months.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Equatorial Guinea Invites All Political Parties to Participate in National Dialogue

The national roundtable table will take place in In an address to the 13 currently legalized political parties in the country, President Obiang invited the representatives of opposition parties and organizations residing abroad to participate in this dialogue meeting with the goal of legalizing their status inside the country or joining the ... (more)

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Ghanamma.com

UG-BS Advocates For The Establishment Of A Tetteh Quarshie Research...

The University of Ghana Business School has re-echoed the need for the establishment of a fund dubbed "Tetteh Quarshie Research and Development Fund'' to encourage research and innovation as a further boost to immortalizing the memory of Tetteh Quarshie, the man who is widely credited for introducing cocoa to Ghana from Fernando-Po now Equatorial ... (more)

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AlertNet

Equatorial Guinea to convene national political dialogue

Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema has called a national political dialogue for November that even exiled members of the opposition would be allowed to attend, only the third such meeting in the country's history.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

AVHerald

Ukraine Air Alliance AN12 near Tamanrasset on Aug 30th 2014, impacted terrain

An Ukraine Air Alliance Antonov AN-12, registration UR-DWF performing cargo flight UKL-4061 from Prestwick,SC to Malabo via an intermediate stop at Tamanrasset with 7 crew, was climbing out of Tamanrasset about 15km south of the aerodrome when radio contact was lost with the aircraft at 02:44L .

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RTE.ie

Ukrainian plane with seven on board crashes

A Ukrainian cargo plane with seven people on board has crashed in Algeria's far south, an Algerian transport ministry official said.

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ABC News

Ukrainian Civilian Plane Crashes in Algeria

Algeria's state news service is reporting that a Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the southern city of Tamanrasset.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

ARLnow.com

Ambassador Identified as Suspect in Beating of Girl With Chair Leg

The ambassador of Equatorial Guinea to the U.S. is the prime suspect in a reported assault in an Arlington home Monday night, police told the Associated Press.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Scotsman.com

Immunity for ambassador who 'beat girl with chair'

Equatorial Guinea's ambassador to the United States is alleged to have beaten his daughter with a wooden chair leg, but he will not be arrested as he has diplomatic immunity.

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Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Assessing and Mitigating the Risks for Polio Outbreaks in Polio-Free...

Since 1988, when the Global Polio Eradication Initiative * began, the annual number of polio cases has decreased by >99% .

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Police: Diplomat accused of beating, no charges

Police in Virginia say the ambassador of Equatorial Guinea is suspected of beating his daughter with a wooden chair leg but won't be arrested because he has diplomatic immunity.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

ARLnow.com

Report: Diplomat Beat Daughter With Chair Leg But Won't Be Charged

A girl was beaten with a chair leg in the diplomatic residence of Equatorial Guinea last night, police said Tuesday, but no arrests have been made because the alleged attacker is a diplomat.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Iranian Researcher Wins UNESCO Award

An Iranian researcher and scientist of Royan Institute, Dr Hossein Bahravand, has won the 2014 UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea International Prize, Iran's Mehr News Agency reported.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Coin World

Equatorial Guinea's first gold coin since 1997 cel....

A new gold 1,000-franco CFA coin from Equatorial Guinea is that nation's first gold coin since 1997.

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AllAfrica.com

Africa: Experts Query Stats in Africa's Science Output Report

A report on the research output of Africa produced by the African Observatory of Science, Technology and Innovation includes potentially misleading charts, SciDev.Net can reveal.

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