EXCLUSIVE: How Liberian Govt Cleared Patrick Sawyer to Travel to Nigeria while under observation for Ebola
The Nigerian health minister says Patrick Sawyer’s action has placed unnecessary stress on Nigeria’s health system.
Pope Francis calls for action as Iraqi Christians forced to flee
“I invite you to remember and to keep praying for end to tensions and conflicts which are going on in different parts of the world.”
Ebola: Liberia declares three days of fasting, prayer
Spain will evacuate its citizen who tested positive for Ebola in Liberia.
Ebola: Nigeria reaches out to U.S. for experimental drug; NMA sets up committee
The NMA says it’s members will work despite its ongoing strike.
Taliban writes CPJ, accuses Pakistani journalists of bias
Not for the first time, Pakistan’s military has made independent media coverage of the fighting extremely difficult.
Ebola: American Disease Control Centre issues travel warning to three countries
The CDC described the current outbreak of Ebola as the biggest and most complex.
Ebola: Nigeria places 69 people on surveillance, quarantines 2 others
The increase in the number of people under surveillance rises after government’s statement in the past week that 59 people were under watch
Ebola: Ethiopian Airline campaigns for passengers’ safety
More than 700 deaths in some 1,323 cases have occurred in Guinea, Liberia and Serra Leone.
Cameroon fires two army chiefs over Boko Haram raids
The two dismissed officers were in charge of Cameroon’s special military force instituted to quell the rising number of Boko Haram attacks in the region
New ECOWAS brown card to be operational January 2015
The card is expected to help in claims payments by insurance companies to motorists involved during accidents.
Ebola: Liberia closes borders to halt spread of virus
Three doctors have died from the disease.
New Zealand minister offers to resign after evading airport security
Prime Minister expressed his disappointment in the Minister.
Journalists detained, threatened while covering MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine should stop threatening and obstructing journalists from reporting on the Malaysia Airlines plane crash, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Monday.
Bushmeat consumption may pose Ebola risk, World food body warns
Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are struggling to contain the world’s deadliest recorded outbreak of the virus.
British cannibal nurse found guilty of trying to meet girl
On an internet profile, the accused listed his interests as “cannibalism, mainly the hunting and preparation of young but sometimes not so young women.”
EXCLUSIVE: Levick speaks, says it was hired by Nigerian government to find Chibok girls, fight terrorism
Levick is being criticised by Nigerians on micro-blogging site, twitter.
Merkel calls for ceasefire in Ukraine post Malaysian MH17 crash
It is, of course, important that those responsible are held to account for it.