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By IAfrica
Oct 19th, 2014
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Liberia’s President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has written a heartfelt letter to the world over the Ebola crisis that hit her country. In the letter which was read over the radio and transmitted worldwide, she likened the Ebola epidermic to the civil...
By IAfrica
Oct 10th, 2014
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The Defence Headquarters has said that no Nigerian soldier in Liberia has so far tested positive to the Ebola Virus Disease. In a tweet today, the Nigerian military disclosed that the troops, however, remain confined to their camp for preventive purpos...
By IAfrica
Oct 9th, 2014
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No fewer than 591 Nigerian have registered to join the Ebola volunteers group for deployment in hard-hit Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. Minister of Health Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, stated this yesterday while giving updates on global Ebola Virus Disea...
By benim
Sep 16th, 2014
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President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has written her United States’ counterpart, Barack H. Obama, requesting America’s swift intervention in Liberia’s Ebola crisis. She appealed to him to send US medical doctors and equipment to help stop ...
By IAfrica
Sep 15th, 2014
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The African Union was preparing Monday to send a team of 30 health workers and other specialists to help fight an Ebola outbreak that killed more than 2,400 people in West Africa. The volunteers are epidemiologists, clinicians, public health specialist...
By IAfrica
Sep 14th, 2014
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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appealed to U.S. President Barack Obama for urgent aid in tackling the worst recorded outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus, saying that without it her country would lose the fight agai...
By IAfrica
Sep 14th, 2014
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Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has sacked 10 government officials who have been “out of the country without an excuse,” amid a national Ebola crisis. She said the officials had shown “insensitivity to our national tragedy ...
By IAfrica
Sep 13th, 2014
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The head of the World Health Organisation, Margaret Chan has warned that the spiraling tropical Ebola epidemic demands a stronger and faster response from the international community. “In the three hardest-hit countries, the number is moving fast...
By IAfrica
Sep 12th, 2014
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Confusion broke out at Bankole Street, Isheri-Oke, Lagos on Friday morning when residents woke up to discover that a woman was hanging on a tree. The woman, popularly called Kate, was found dead in a black sweater and orange skirt under a pear tree. It...
By IAfrica
Sep 12th, 2014
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Earlier today I shared a pic here of a suspected suicide victim in the Magodo area of Lagos. The woman found hanging from the tree in the early hours of today September 12th on Bankole Street, Isheri-Oke, Lagos has been identified as a Liberian woman s...