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4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Sudden Turnaround - SN Brussels Resumes Liberia Flight Operations

Just days after notifying its Liberian passengers that it was canceling flights due to pressure from several West African countries, SN Brussels, one of two remaining air carriers still flying Liberia route, says it is now resuming services to Liberia.

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8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

West Africa: Senegal Alert - Former Minister Placed Under Committal...

Samuel Amte Sarr, a former Minister of Energy under the presidency of Abdoulaye Wade, was on August 20, 2014, placed under a committal order for libeling President Micky Sall.

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

12 hrs ago | Korea Herald

KOICA helps Senegal's agricultural refo...

Senegal President Macky Sall has laid out his vision to build competitive, diversified and sustainable agriculture.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, World News, Africa, Life, Food, Vegetables

17 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

NOGUCHI : We were ready before West Africa recorded its first ebola case

"We were ready even before the first ebola case was recorded in West Africa, says officials of the Memorial Institute who played host to a delegation led by the Health Minister and some journalists.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Africa: Report Cites Addis Top for Future Investment

The latest Global Economy Watch report from accountants Price Waterhouse Cooper includes Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, in the top 10 cities identified as new investment opportunity hotspots in Africa.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Burkina Faso, Africa, Kenya, Cote d'Ivoire,

AllAfrica.com

Senegal: Student Shot Dead, Others Arrested in University Protest

On 14 August 2014, Bassirou Faye, a Senegalese student from the Universit Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar , was shot dead by an unidentified policeman.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Suria

Sun-baked battlefields of Africa's...

On Kenya's vast Tsavo plains where lions lurk in yellow grass, little has changed for a century: including bitter memories of those killed in bloody colonial battles of World War I. The Demba and Dupont statue, a World War I memorial commemorating the fallen and honouring the brotherhood between Senegal and France, pictured at the Rifleman's Square ... (more)

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Senegal: Senegal Shuts Border to Guinea Amid Ebola Spread

Senegal has closed its border with Guinea and imposed controls for boats and ships hailing from Ebola-hit countries Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Epidemic, Natural Disasters,

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBC News

Liberian neighbourhood in 'anarchy situation' due to Ebola-imposed quarantine

Woman from West Point, carry water on their heads as they sell water to fellow residents, in one of the areas where the Ebola virus has claimed lives in Monrovia, Liberia.

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Related Topix: Liberia, Africa

TrekEarth

Searching..III

This is another photo of the same place, not far from Kedougou, Eastern Senegal.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Chicago Reader

The view from Ferguson ten days after the killing of Michael Brown

Before I moved back here to Chicago, I was a reporter in Saint Louis for five and a half years.

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AllAfrica.com

Senegal: One Dead, Several Others Injured in Police-Student Clashes

Bassirou Faye, a Senegalese student of the Universit Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar , was on August14, 2014, shot dead by an unidentified policeman.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Planetizen

First 'Chief Resilience Officer' Begins Term in Oakland

Victoria Salinas was recently named Oakland, California's first Chief Resilience Officer , a position popping up in municipalities throughout the world.

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Outside the Beltway

Ebola Death Toll In West Africa Hits 1,200

As West African nations grapple with the worst-ever outbreak of the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday that the death toll had exceeded 1,200 and announced increased efforts to forestall hunger in areas isolated by quarantine measures.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Electric Energy Online

ContourGlobal And Senegal Sign Agreement To Bring 53 MW Of New Thermal Electricity Generation In 2015

ContourGlobal, an international power generation company, announced that it has signed an agreement with the Senegalese national utility, Societe Nationale d'Electricite du Senegal , to rehabilitate an existing brownfield site and construct a new 53 MW thermal facility under a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement .

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TrekEarth

Searching..

After a few months, I'm returning to my photos of Senegal. This time I'm posting a photo of a really impressive place, not far from Kedougou, Eastern Senegal, where we can find many people digging and looking for gold, trying hard to improve their living conditions.

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Iol.co.za

Wedding guests killed by landmine

Seven wedding guests were killed and three were seriously injured when they were blown up by a landmine in the troubled southern Senegalese region of Casamance, sources told AFP on Sunday.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

US Basketball: No Africa trip after Ebola outbreak

USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Friday the Americans were disappointed to call off what would have been the national team's first trip to the African continent, but "didn't have any other choice" because of the risk.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

News Times

Aid group: W. Africa Ebola outbreak like 'wartime'

A Liberian woman holds up a pamphlet with guidance on how to prevent the Ebola virus from spreading, in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

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Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia among Africa's top 10 future investment cities - Friday, 15 August 2014 15:23

Economists say the new investment opportunity hotspots in Africa are cities in Ethiopia, Sudan, Burkina Faso and Cote d'Ivoire.

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Related Topix: Burkina Faso, World News, Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Cote d'Ivoire,

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