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Sierra Leone complies with Ebola lockdown

Officials say thousands of health care workers successfully fanned out across Sierra Leone on the first day of a three-day anti-Ebola lockdown.

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Jonathan visits collapsed building

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan visited the collapsed guesthouse promising to probe the cause of the tragedy as the death toll hit 86.

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Survivor tells of nightmare under rubble

A survivor of the Nigerian church disaster said that the images of dead bodies strewn in the rubble would be etched in her mind forever.

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Sierra Leone complies with Ebola lockdown
September 20 2014 at 15:43

Officials say thousands of health care workers successfully fanned out across Sierra Leone on the first day of a three-day anti-Ebola lockdown.

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Jonathan visits collapsed building
September 20 2014 at 14:53

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan visited the collapsed guesthouse promising to probe the cause of the tragedy as the death toll hit 86.

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Survivor tells of nightmare under rubble
September 20 2014 at 14:10

A survivor of the Nigerian church disaster said that the images of dead bodies strewn in the rubble would be etched in her mind forever.

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Dead and injured still stuck in Lagos
September 20 2014 at 11:17

A week after a fatal building collapse in Lagos none of the injured or dead South Africans have been brought back home.

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SCOAN: Charity offers to help trace missing
September 19 2014 at 21:01

South Africans needing help finding relatives following the megachurch collapse in Lagos, Nigeria, should contact charity Gift of the Givers, it said.

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Church death toll tentative: Radebe
September 19 2014 at 20:14

The death toll of 84 South Africans in the Nigerian church collapse remains a “tentative figure”, Presidency Minister Jeff Radebe said.

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SCOAN: Four-year-old girl found alive
September 19 2014 at 19:41

A four-year-old South African girl was found alive at the collapsed Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos.

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Probe sought into Nigeria gun buy
September 19 2014 at 16:56

A Nigerian watchdog group wants the Nigerian government investigated for flying $9.3 million in cash to SA to buy weapons.

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Egyptian diver breaks world record
September 19 2014 at 14:23

Egyptian frogman Ahmed Gamal Gabr has broken the world record for the deepest scuba dive with a plunge into the Red Sea.

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I am not dead, says Zambia’s Sata
September 19 2014 at 13:43

Zambia's President Michael Sata made a rare public appearance, opening a new session of parliament and declaring “I am not dead.”

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