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SA plane to evacuate Lagos survivors

The government is to send an aircraft to evacuate the injured South Africans in the collapse of a church building.

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Nigerian president visits collapsed building

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to investigate the cause of the building collapse which left 86 dead.

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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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SA mourns 67 lost in Lagos church tragedy
September 17 2014 at 04:41

President Jacob Zuma says South Africans are united in grief after the deaths of 67 nationals in Nigeria.

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Ebola battle: Obama deploys troops
September 17 2014 at 04:40

Barack Obama has announced a major expansion of the US role in West Africa’s battle against the Ebola virus.

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SA experts to identify Nigeria collapse dead
September 16 2014 at 22:10

A team of local experts will fly to Lagos to identify 67 South Africans killed when a church building collapsed.

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67 South Africans dead in Nigeria collapse
September 16 2014 at 21:09

President Jacob Zuma has announced that 67 South Africans have died in a collapsed church building in Lagos.

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ANC saddened by ‘unprecedented loss’
September 16 2014 at 22:15

The ANC has expressed its grief at the deaths of 67 South Africans when a church building collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.

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US to send 3 000 troops for Ebola fight
September 16 2014 at 19:13

The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3 000 troops to the afflicted region.

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Woman rescued from collapsed building
September 16 2014 at 18:43

Rescue workers in Lagos dug a barely injured woman out of the rubble of a building that collapsed four days ago.

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Ramaphosa to facilitate Limpopo summit
September 16 2014 at 16:15

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will act as the Southern African Development Community's facilitator in Lesotho.

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Kenya marks one year since mall massacre
September 16 2014 at 15:36

Kenya began emotional commemorations to mark the first anniversary of Nairobi's Westgate mall massacre that claimed 67.

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Tourist bus crash kills nine in Egypt
September 16 2014 at 15:26

At least nine Egyptians were killed and 30 people injured in a tourist bus accident in southern Egypt, say officials.

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