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170 African Migrants Drowned On Boat To Libya In Search of Greener Pasture

  A boat accident has killed 170 African migrants travelling to Tripoli in search for better way of life. According to Libyan coastguard officials, today a boat carrying 170 illegal… Read more »

Ebola outbreak speed unprecedented -WHO

The World Health Organisation has said the speed and extent of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is “unprecedented”. The WHO’s Dr Keiji Fukuda expressed concern over so-called “shadow zones”,… Read more »

Egypt tour bus collision kills 33

Two tour buses have collided near Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula, leaving 33 people dead and 41 injured, officials say. One of the vehicles overturned in the crash which… Read more »

Bad leadership hampers Ebola fight in W’Africa -MsF

Head of Medecins sans Frontieres, Joanne Liu, has said that efforts to curb the spread of Ebola virus in West African states are being undermined by a lack of leadership and… Read more »

I serve a God who answers prayers – Brantly, Ebola survivor

One of the United States aid workers who recovered from an Ebola infection, Dr. Kent Brantly, has said he was “thrilled to be alive” as he and another patient were… Read more »

Sawyer’s wife seeks Adadevoh family’s forgiveness

The widow of the Liberian who brought the Ebola disease to Nigeria, Patrick Sawyer, Mrs. Decontee Sawyer, has pleaded for forgiveness from the family of the female doctor, Ameyo Stella… Read more »

Severe drought hits Brazil’s largest city

A severe drought is hitting Brazil’s largest city and thriving economic capital with no end in sight, threatening the municipal water supply to millions of people. The water at the… Read more »

Four killed by hand grenade in Tanzania

At least four people were killed on Thursday in Tanzania’s western region of Kigoma after a bandit from neighboring Burundi threw a hand grenade into a mini- bus. The police… Read more »

Kenya nominates new spy chief to fight terrorism

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday nominated Major-General Philip Kameru as Director-General of the National Intelligence Service to help boost fight against terrorism. A statement from Kenyatta said Kameru’s nomination… Read more »

Two US aid workers survive, leave hospital

An American medical doctor, Dr. Kent Brantly and another aid worker , Nancy Writebol have been discharged from the quarantine unit of the Emory University Hospital, United States of America… Read more »