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EPA

Storytelling trumps smartphones in Ebola crisis

New technologies have their limits in aid delivery

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Boko Haram eyes Cameroon

Nigerian Islamist extremists Boko Haram are intensifying attacks in neighbouring Cameroon, targeting new villages with increasingly sophisticated weapons

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AP

Ebola death toll rises to 5420: WHO

Number of deaths is likely far higher, given that the fatality rate in the current outbreak is known to be around 70 percent

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Man dies of Marburg virus in Uganda
October 6 2014 at 11:35

Government mobilises health teams, issues public health alert

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75 percent chance Ebola will hit France by October 24
October 6 2014 at 10:03

Data based on disease spread, airline traffic data

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Grace ‘chief adviser’ launches political career
October 3 2014 at 12:01

Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe, 49, addressed her first rally and said she was “launching her political career,” by taking on leadership of the Zanu-PF women’s league.

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Ramaphosa to announce Lesotho election date
October 2 2014 at 08:54

Expected to announce that fresh elections will be held in Lesotho early next year to try to resolve the political and security crisis

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Ebola respects no borders
October 2 2014 at 06:59

Africa’s uneven health care has become easy prey for the disease

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Satan out to get me, my church: TB Joshua
October 1 2014 at 11:27

One of his followers jumped off an upper tier of the church

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Church victims DNA tests to be done in SA
October 1 2014 at 09:07

A matter of convenience

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Customs upgrade crunch
October 1 2014 at 08:22

Hi-tech ‘one-stop’ solution slowed down by bureaucracy and infrastructure, write Chris Mfula and Aaron Ross

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Tough sell: marketing Uganda to gay tourists
October 1 2014 at 07:50

Tountry's tourism representatives and private sector businesses rally to assure gay and lesbian travellers that they have nothing to fear

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First Ebola patient diagnosed in US
October 1 2014 at 07:23

Man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus to be diagnosed in the United States

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