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11 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Ebola plane travel scare has officials on edge

Health workers are scrambling to trace those who may have been exposed to the male traveler across West Africa, including flight attendants and fellow passengers.

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Related Topix: World News, Sierra Leone, Africa

17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Chad: HissA ne HabrA Trial to Cost Fcfa 5.5 Billion

A Special African Court sitting in the Senegalese capital, Dakar, is getting set to begin the trial of the former Chadian President, Hissne Habr, over alleged human rights abuses committed during his rule from 1982 to 1990.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Chad, Idriss Deby

22 hrs ago | This Week Community News

Resident returns from Peace Corps stint

Canal Winchester resident Karin Nordstrom spent the last two years in Senegal working to improve health care for local villagers.

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Related Topix: World News, Ohio

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Newswise

50 African Leaders Coming to White House Summit: GW Experts Available for Analysis

The White House will host 50 heads of state from African nations next week as part of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit , Aug. 4-6.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Benin

Daily Reporter

New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare

No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a plane in Liberia, had a layover in Togo and then arrived in Nigeria where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the world's deadliest diseases.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Togo,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bloomberg

Ebola Kills Liberian in Nigeria's First Case in Megacity Lagos

The Ebola virus claimed its first victim in Nigeria as a Liberian man died from the hemorrhagic fever in Lagos, the country's commercial capital and sub-Saharan Africa 's largest city.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Liberia,

The New Zealand Herald

Israel agrees to 12 hour ceasefire

People hold signs reading 'Free Palestine' during a rally protesting Israel's continued military intervention Gaza in Dakar, Senegal.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

Gallery helps to build a bridge

What do you do when you've graduated from high school, but aren't quite ready to head off to college after the summer is through? Many students are opting to take a gap year in which they travel, pursue further schooling, or, in the case of Christopher Wingard, participate in Global Citizen Year, which immerses student fellows in developing ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hyannis, MA, World News

Newsday

Senegal's cattle rustlers challenged

"This is our concern. When it comes to raising cattle it's our job, when you're born you see your father doing it, it represents everything to us."

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Agriculture, Science, World News,

Canada.com

Editorial: Canada in the world

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Computers, Opinion

Hispanic Business

Clifford Chance advises on the Republic of Senegal's inaugural CFA100 billion Sukuk issuance

The Sukuk was structured as an amortising Sukuk al-ijara whereby the granted a 99 year usufruct over certain of its assets and agreed to lease them back in return for making rental payments to investors.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Cote d'Ivoire: Avoiding Victors' Justice

Senegal's Minister of Justice, Sidiki Kaba, calls the interplay between politics and justice an 'explosive relationship.'

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Related Topix: Cote d'Ivoire, World News, Africa, Prison, Laurent Gbagbo,

Reuters

Senegal to sell 10-year benchmark-sized US dollar bond

The Republic of Senegal, rated B1 by Moody's and B+ by Standard & Poor's, will issue a 10-year US dollar bond, according to a lead manager.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Boko Haram rebels seize major town in Nigeria

A screen grab taken from a video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram shows leader Abubakar Shekau.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Serologic Surveillance for West Nile Virus in Dogs, Africa

To the Editor: West Nile fever is caused by the West Nile virus , a mosquito-borne member of the genus Flavivirus .

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, France, World News, Congo, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo,

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Borrelia crocidurae Infection in Acutely Febrile Patients, Senegal

Aix-Marseille UniversitA©, Marseille, France, and Dakar, Senegal As malaria cases in Africa decline, other causes of acute febrile illness are being explored.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, France, Medicine, Malaria, Health, 9

Ghanamma.com

President Mahama swears-in 12 Envoys

President John Dramani Mahama on Friday swore-in 12 Envoys with a call on them to guard against activities that could undermine the integrity of Ghana and the government.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Namibia, Equatorial Guinea

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Mail & Guardian

The Hague 'targets Africa'

Leaders push for 'local' solutions to prevent the judicial system from preying on the weak.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Abdoulaye Wade, Africa,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Denver Post

Amelia Earhart, earthrounder, plots next course helping women fly

Sometimes it was her own choice, as with the nickname Amy, to escape constant questions about her birth name.

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Related Topix: Amelia, Oakland, CA,

Tue Jul 15, 2014

AlertNet

Hi-tech system brings lightning-quick storm warnings to Africa

A man points to three sections where a river embankment broke after torrential rains, displacing some 6,000 people in Yagoua, Far North Region, Cameroon, Oct. 31, 2013.

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Related Topix: Weather, World News, Africa, Cameroon, Guinea,

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