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3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Chinese Fujian Province strengthens bond of friendship

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council and the Chinese Association of Fujian have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate sister region/province relationship between them.

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6 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

Lesotho military says it has disarmed police

Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defense force spokesman said.

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10 hrs ago | ABC News

Resident: Lesotho Military Occupies Police Station

A security guard in the capital of Lesotho says the military has occupied police stations there and are moving to other districts.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Gas prices, held low by Texas shale, spur other consumer spending

But the current crises in Ukraine and Iraq did not stop the Hughes family from making the two-hour drive to San Antonio to visit the Alamo, have a chicken fried steak lunch and buy fish for their tank before driving home to Corpus Christi.

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Mail & Guardian

China's designs on Africa in dispute

Beijing's relations with countries in Africa are riddled with lies and truths and everything in between.

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Kansas City InfoZine

Travel Alert, Potential Implications for Travel Because of Ebola in Parts of West Africa

This Travel Alert will expire on February 27, 2015. Due to an outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in the West African nations of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued Level 3 Travel Warnings for those three countries advising against non-essential travel and provided guidance to reduce the potential ... (more)

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HON

European MRSA Originated in Sub-Saharan Africa, Study Finds

The main strain of a common antibiotic-resistant infection in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa originated in sub-Saharan Africa, a new study says.

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Iol.co.za

Asian women lured to SA for sex work

Hundreds of Asian women are being lured to South Africa to work in the illicit sex industry, with scores of them operating from suburban Durban homes, a Daily News investigation has uncovered.

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In-depth Africa

Sudan says suspected Ebola patient died of AIDS

August 28, 2014 The Darfur Regional Authority announced that a "weakly suspected" Ebola virus case was infected with HIV.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Newsday

5 free things to do in Cape Town, South Africa

In Baldwin road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Milburn Ave and Grand Ave In Baldwin road construction.

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The Independent

Students heading off to 'charity challenge' grounded at Gatwick after travel firm goes bust

Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.

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Inter Press Service

South Sudan's Hip Hop Artists call for Peace and Reconciliation...

Men and women planting vegetable seeds in a nursery bed in Eastern Equatoria state, South Sudan.

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Iol.co.za

Harsh weather travel warning for N3

Inclement weather and strong winds may affect motorists on the N3 from Thursday night to the weekend, the N3 Toll Concession said.

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Ghanamma.com

WHO warns 20,000 at risk of Ebola

The World Health Organization says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people before it is brought under control.

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ABC News

5 Free Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town is a place of wry contrasts, a place where you might encounter an international fashion model, a hippie or a "bergie" .

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AME Info

flydubai reaches milestone 80 destinations with addition of three new routes inEast Africa

August 2014: Dubai-based flydubai announced the addition of three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80. With the launch of fights in September 2014 to Bujumbura in Burundi, Entebbe in Uganda and Kigali in Rwanda, flydubai will fly to nine destinations in Africa.

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The Republic

Purdue students get funding for projects in Africa

Two teams of Purdue University students have been awarded nearly $20,000 for projects intended to boost an African village's water supply and design a new type of African grain thresher.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundIS the 2012 Election the Last Gasp of White Male Privilege?

As a onetime foreign correspondent who wrote from places like Northern Ireland, Iran, Pakistan, India, Vietnam and the Philippines, I see the riots in Cairo, the assassination in Benghazi and the friction in U.S-Israeli relations as part of one picture: a portrait of the Middle Eastern world preparing for war between Iran and Israel.

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KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

CDC Staffer Returns to US After Low-Risk Contact with Individual Infected with Ebola

An employee of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in West Africa will return to the United States by charter flight, the CDC announced, after low-risk contact with a patient infected with Ebola.

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Windsor Beacon

CDC worker flown back to USA after Ebola exposure

AUGUST 21: American scientist David Safronetz hands over a bucket containing blood samples from suspected Ebola patients on August 21, 2014 at a newly-opened mobile laboratory for Ebola testing on August 21, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia.

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