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Israel uncovers knives, stun guns in Palestinian Christmas decoration

Rosenfeld said that five suspects had been arrested in connection with the find

Zambian president’s widow says she wants to run for president

The former first lady has won the support of women.

Turkish teenage boy tortured and killed by lover’s family

The accused family says the boy was killed out of “honour”.

Church of England set to approve women bishops

“It is not just about having women wearing purple, it is about changing the culture of the Church to be more equal”.

Doctor flown to U.S. with Ebola dies at Nebraska hospital

The deceased tested negative for Ebola in a first test.

Burkina Faso names transitional leader

The new leader will oversee a transition within one year.

An Ebola patient being attended to

Ebola: Chinese team arrives Liberia to man $41 million clinic

China, Africa’s biggest trade partner, had come under fire for the level of its response to the Ebola crisis.

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UAE declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation

“This decision serves the policy of dividing Arab people to serve the West’s interests.”

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Portugal’s golden visa program achieves success in 2 years

The residence permit allows free circulation in the Schengen Zone of 26 states and only requires an average of seven days per year stay in Portugal over this period.

An Ebola patient being attended to

Mali records second Ebola death

15 people in Mali have now been quarantined.

An Ebola patient being attended to

Mali records second Ebola death

15 people in Mali have now been quarantined.

AU creates $750m to fight Ebola

The commission had also deployed146 volunteers on the platform of AU programme on Ebola to the affected countries.

Don’t impose sanctions on Burkina Faso – ECOWAS

Former President Blaise Compaore of Burkina Faso abandoned office due to a popular uprising against his plot to remain in office beyond 2015.

ECOWAS heads of government agree on immediate elections in Burkina Faso

Lingering political crisis in Burkina Faso saw the resignation of the country’s former president and the dissolution of his government.

World’s longest aircraft to fly Sino-U.S. routes in 2015

“Air China has ordered seven Boeing 747-8 aircraft.”

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4,400 rats killed in Indian hospital

“If one of a family dies after eating something, the other rats will not touch the same food.”

Jonathan to attend ECOWAS emergency summit on Ebola

The summit will also be attended by representatives of the UN and WHO.

President Jonathan, other ECOWAS leaders head to Burkina Faso for crisis talks

President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Ouagadougou tomorrow as a member of the three-man delegation of Heads of State and Government raised by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to facilitate the rapid resolution of the current political crisis in Burkina Faso. Other members of the delegation of ECOWAS leaders are President Macky […]

Ebola patients receiving treatment

Philippines to quarantine 112 peacekeepers returning from Liberia

The Philippines recalled the soldiers amid the outbreak of Ebola in Liberia.

South Sudan accuses Chinese telecom giant, Huawei, of hacking, forgery

The minister said that the South Sudanese government are “shocked” by Huawei’s “unbecoming behaviour which is tantamount to forgery.”

An Ebola patient being attended to

Ebola infected UN worker flown to France for treatment

The patient was brought to France at the request of the World Health Organisation, WHO.

Brazil screens air passengers from West Africa for Ebola

Minister says the risk of an Ebola disease outbreak in the South American nation is extremely low.

Power struggle in Burkina Faso as another officer announces self as Head of State

The army chief had previously declared himself head of state.

UK-based Nigerian group laments state of Nigeria

The group says it will canvass and mobilise diaspora constituency against the Peoples Democratic Party.

Burkina Faso protesters burn parliament over Compaore’s tenure extension plan

At least three people were killed Thursday.