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Morocco keeps flying to Ebola-hit states in ‘solidarity’

Posted by admin on August 30, 2014

Morocco keeps flying to Ebola-hit states in ‘solidarity’

Morocco is the last country to maintain regular scheduled flights to Ebola-hit nations after Air France halted departures.

African troops in fresh offensive against Islamists in Somalia: army

Posted by admin on August 30, 2014

African troops in fresh offensive against Islamists in Somalia: army

Amisom forces have launched fresh offensive against Al-Shabaab Islamist fighters aimed to capture remaining ports from the extremists.

Lesotho military seize control of police headquarters, jam radio stations: minister

Posted by admin on August 30, 2014

Lesotho military seize control of police headquarters, jam radio stations: minister

Lesotho’s military seized control of the tiny African kingdom’s police headquarters and jammed radio stations and phones in the early hours Saturday.

SA convicts four for plotting to kill Rwanda ex-general

Posted by admin on August 29, 2014

SA convicts four for plotting to kill  Rwanda ex-general

A South African court Friday convicted four men of attempting to murder a Rwandan former general who had fled after falling out with the east African country’s strongman, Paul Kagame.

Senegal reports first case of Ebola as deadly disease spreads from Guinea

Posted by admin on August 29, 2014

Senegal reports first case of Ebola as deadly disease spreads from Guinea

Senegal’s health ministry has confirmed a first case of Ebola, making it the fifth West African country to be affected by the outbreak.

Regional crisis talks as Ebola death toll tops 1,500

Posted by admin on August 28, 2014

Regional crisis talks as Ebola death toll tops 1,500

Ebola-hit nations met for crisis talks on Thursday as the death toll topped 1,500.

Cameroonian troops shell Boko Haram camp inside Nigeria

Posted by admin on August 28, 2014

Cameroonian troops shell Boko Haram camp inside Nigeria

Cameroon’s army has attacked the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram, shelling one of their camps across the border and killing “many” fighters.

Ebola cases could exceed 20,000 before outbreak stemmed, WHO says

Posted by admin on August 28, 2014

Ebola cases could exceed 20,000 before outbreak stemmed, WHO says

The UN health agency said it aimed to reverse the trend within three months, with the final aim of stopping “all residual transmission within 6-9 months”.

Ebola zone countries isolated as airlines stop flights

Posted by admin on August 28, 2014

Ebola zone countries isolated as airlines stop flights

Nations at the centre of the west African Ebola outbreak left increasingly isolated as more airlines suspended flights to the crisis zone.

WHO staffer with Ebola taken to Germany as France halts flights

Posted by admin on August 27, 2014

WHO staffer with Ebola taken to  Germany as France halts flights

A World Health Organization (WHO) employee who has contracted Ebola arrived in Germany Wednesday, the first patient with the virus to be treated in the country, officials said.