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Ebola Deaths in DR Congo Rises to 49 with 2,000 Feared ‘Contacts’

The deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 49 lives since the start of the month, the government has said, and the World Health Organization expects more cases.The gradually increasing death toll, with a further 2,000 people

Ebola Deaths in DR Congo Rises to 49 with 2,000 Feared ‘Contacts’

The deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 49 lives since the start of the month, the government has said, and the World Health Organization expects more cases.The gradually increasing death toll, with a further 2,000 people

MORE CHINESE COMPANIES COMING TO AFRICA

KAMPALA-- As the 2nd Uganda-China Investment and Trade Co-operation Conference drew to a close in Kampala on Thursday, the Chinese Ambassador to Uganda said more companies from his country will move to Africa.The migration of the Chinese companies to A...

MORE CHINESE COMPANIES COMING TO AFRICA

KAMPALA-- As the 2nd Uganda-China Investment and Trade Co-operation Conference drew to a close in Kampala on Thursday, the Chinese Ambassador to Uganda said more companies from his country will move to Africa.The migration of the Chinese companies to A...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots

Dejen Ande Hishel was an elite Eritrean fighter pilot. He trained in Russia and flew twin-engine MiG-29 Soviet jets during Eritrea's war with Ethiopia in the late 1990s.But in 1999, Eritrean authorities arrested him, for reasons that remain unclear. He...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots

Dejen Ande Hishel was an elite Eritrean fighter pilot. He trained in Russia and flew twin-engine MiG-29 Soviet jets during Eritrea's war with Ethiopia in the late 1990s.But in 1999, Eritrean authorities arrested him, for reasons that remain unclear. He...

Opinion | Ebola responders must learn language lessons from the 2014 epidemic

August 2014 was a scary time in West Africa. Ebola was spreading rapidly and the international community was waking up to a disaster that ultimately killed more than 11,000 people.In the midst of the epidemic, UNICEF and Catholic Relief Services

As Forgiveness Sweeps Ethiopia, Some Wonder About Justice

Ethiopia has released thousands of prisoners as a new prime minister reverses decades of security abuses. No one knows how many were tortured.But some of those torture victims are now talking openly � to the media, to their relatives and