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Ebola ‘stabilising in Liberia’

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dismissed doomsday forecasts about the Ebola crisis in her country.

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I’m still here, says Boko Haram chief

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has dismissed reports of his demise, saying “Allah will take my breath”.

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Ebola summit begins in London

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has urged countries to increase financial aid for Ebola-hit West Africa.

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Ebola ‘stabilising in Liberia’
October 2 2014 at 12:37

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dismissed doomsday forecasts about the Ebola crisis in her country.

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I’m still here, says Boko Haram chief
October 2 2014 at 12:12

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has dismissed reports of his demise, saying “Allah will take my breath”.

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Ebola summit begins in London
October 2 2014 at 11:58

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has urged countries to increase financial aid for Ebola-hit West Africa.

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Ebola brings fragile nations to their knees
October 2 2014 at 11:57

The severity of West Africa’s Ebola epidemic is due to a lack of basic public health infrastructure, says WHO boss Margaret Chan.

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Koroma’s plane breaks down
October 2 2014 at 11:17

Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma was unable to attend a key summit on Ebola due to transport problems.

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Nigeria collapse: civil claims urged
October 2 2014 at 10:25

The families of the South Africans killed in the Nigeria collapse are looking to file civil claims against the church.

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Sydney won’t send medics to Sierra Leone
October 2 2014 at 10:15

Australia has pledged additional funds for tackling Ebola - but has ruled out sending medical staff to Sierra Leone.

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Beheading: Algeria investigates duo
October 2 2014 at 06:24

Two Algerians who accompanied Herve Gourdel just before militants kidnapped and beheaded him are under house arrest.

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Lesotho cops, army in fresh shoot-out
October 1 2014 at 21:14

Two policemen in Lesotho were wounded during a shootout between the force and the military, police said, in the latest fall-out from an attempted coup.

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Probe Lesotho shootings: Ramaphosa
October 1 2014 at 21:10

Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an investigation into the shootings in Maseru.

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