officials have been advised by the Department of Health to have a “high index of suspicion for travellers with Ebola signs and symptoms”
West Africa’s Ebola outbreak has now claimed 729 lives - and the WHO is organising a large-scale response.
Ugandan state lawyers sought to dismiss a petition by activists at the constitutional court seeking to overturn tough anti-gay laws.
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Rabat – Moroccan women protested outside parliament on Tuesday demanding the resignation of Islamist premier Abdelilah Benkirane after he urged women to stay at home and look after their families.
An innovative non-surgical technique to encourage circumcision and cut HIV infection rates
The move escalated a diplomatic row over Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, detained as she and her American husband and two children sought to fly out of Khartoum
General election seen as crucial for the future of a country hit by months of political chaos and growing unrest
A 16-year-old girl was reportedly attacked, beaten and then raped by six men as she returned from a funeral in Kenya.
Since their December 2013 offensive in Bangui, anti-balaka fighters have been “systematically attacking civilians”, according to a report.
Ebola is no longer a public health issue limited to Guinea, as it’s affecting the whole of West Africa, says Doctors Without Borders.
Tony Abbott says his government will work to get an imprisoned Australian journalist returned from Egypt “as quickly as possible”.
An Egyptian court has sentenced three journalists from Al Jazeera English to seven years in prison each on terrorism-related charges.
The AU says Kenyan fighter jets have bombed the bases of Somalia's al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab fighters.
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